Place of Birth: Fredericia, Denmark
Current Residence: Frederiksberg, Copenhagen
Language(s): Danish, English, a little bit deutsch
International Debut: Yonex Belgian International 2008
Professional Since: When I was around 13 years old. I moved up at the best level in youth
National Team Member: 2014
Q & A
Any previous Olympics Games competed in and results?
"Yet to come"
When and where you began playing, and why this sport?
"Gaarslev, Denmark, 2002. My friends played Badminton. I was a very active girl and also wanted to try badminton"
Your equipment sponsor and current racket model?
"Yonex, Nanoray 800"
Memorable sporting achievements?
"Danish National Championships 2012 winner mixed doubles (Anders Skaarup Rasmussen), Irland International Challenge 2014 winner mixed doubles (Niclas Nøhr), European Mixed Team Championships 2015 winner (the Danish Team), Spanish International Open 2013 Runner Up Ladies doubles (Maiken Fruergaard), Danish National Championships 2015 Runner up Ladies doubles (Maiken Fruergaard)"
Sporting awards / Honours (so far)?
"Best female atleth of the year 2007 in my home town Fredericia, Denmark"
"I want to be the best double and mixdouble player in the world."
In The News
22 January, 2020
A Leap Up for Thygesen & Fruergaard
20 January, 2020
Danes Fall Short in Thrilling Final – Indonesia Masters: Finals
18 January, 2020
Milestone for Thygesen & Fruergaard – Indonesia Masters: Day 5