After the surprising retirement will verdensrekordholder Rikke Møller Pedersen will get the opportunity to do as other topsvømmere before her to allow themselves to bid up to dance.
The 30-year-old brystsvømmer has previously expressed that she would like to put up in 'dancing with the stars', if she could find one that can teach her rhythmic sense.
Previously her former roommate, the newest member of the Sports Hall of Fame, Lotte Friis, and ex-verdensmestrene Jeanette Ottesen and Mie Ø. Nielsen has been with in the popular familieprogram.
With karrierestoppet she can revive the old dream of a day throwing the bathing suit and wear nice dresses and jump out as danseprinsesse.
It is one of the largest sportsnavne, who has announced his retirement.
She is still holder of the world record in the 200 m breaststroke sounding 2.19,11 min., as she was put in the semi-final at the WORLD championships in Barcelona in 2013.
in Addition to the 800 m the runner Wilson Runner, there are a few other Danish profiles, which has set a world record in one of the big sports
With 26 international medals, she has through a long career marked out.
the OLYMPICS-bronze in the 4x100 m medley, and WORLD cup-silver in the 200 m breaststroke in Barcelona, as well as the four EM-gold won on langbane receive the highest priority in the impressive collection.
Rikke Møller Pedersen are rejoicing here together with Pernille Blume of another Danish medal for the quartet in the medley (Photo: Jens Dresling)
- It has been a difficult decision that has taken a long time to make, write Rikke Møller Pedersen in a farewell message.
- I have in the process been struggling with to place and flesh out the things that got the balance to tilt towards my retirement.
- the Process has been difficult and characterised by thoughts like 'I Give up'.
- I am ready to start a new chapter in my life, says Rikke Møller Pedersen, who to the TV 2 Sport has been busy, to stress, to karrierestoppet nothing to do with the shoulder injury, which has bothered her the past six years.
Rikke Møller Pedersen is again a product of the so-called Danish model, where she, alongside with svømmekarrieren have taken a bachelor degree in Leisure Management.