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Lea BOY
Sport Open Water Swimming
NOC Germany   
GenderWomen
Born24 Jan 2000 in Elmshorn, GER
 Human Interest 
Further Personal Information
Residence
Elmshorn, GER
Occupation
Athlete
Languages
German
Sport Specific Information
When and where did you begin this sport?
She began swimming in 2006.
Club / Team
SV Wurzburg 05: Germany
Name of coach
Nikolai Evseev [club], RUS; Bernd Berkhahn [national], GER
General Interest
Memorable sporting achievement
Winning gold in the open water mixed 5km team relay at the 2019 World Championships in Gwangju, Republic of Korea. (fina.org, 18 Jul 2019)
Injuries
She was troubled by a shoulder injury in early to mid-2017. (swimsportnews.de, 16 Aug 2017)
Other sports
She has represented Germany in both pool and open water swimming. She competed at the 2019 European Short Course Championships in Glasgow, Scotland, and won a gold medal in the open water mixed 5km team relay at the 2019 World Championships in Gwangju, Republic of Korea. (SportsDeskOnline, 01 Sep 2021)

 Competition Highlights
European Championships Short Course
Rank Year Venue Event Result
7 2019 Glasgow, SCO 800m Freestyle 8:22.04
World Championships
Rank Year Venue Event Result
2 2022 Budapest, HUN 25km 5:24:15.2
8 2022 Budapest, HUN 10km 2:02:40.5
1 2022 Budapest, HUN 6km - Team Relay  
12 2019 Gwangju, KOR 25km 5:12:40.6
1 2019 Gwangju, KOR 5km - Team Relay 53:58.7
European Championships
Rank Year Venue Event Result
  2022 Rome, ITA 10km  
1 2021 Budakalász, HUN 25km 4:53:57.0
16 2021 Budakalász, HUN 10km 2:03:49.4
2 2021 Budakalász, HUN 5km - Team Relay 54:18.0
12 2018 Glasgow, SCO 5km 58:04.0
World Series
Rank Year Venue Event Result
  2022   10km  
17 2022 Paris, FRA 10km 2:02:43.44
7 2022 Setúbal, POR 10km 2:09:33.10
5 2021   10km  
3 2021 Doha, QAT 10km 2:01:31.9
7 2021 Ohrid, MKD 10km 2:05:19.1
  2020   10km  
9 2020 Doha, QAT 10km 1:56:46.1
23 2019   10km  
6 2019 Balatonfüred, HUN 10km 1:58:50.9
20 2019 Doha, QAT 10km 2:04:19.8
18 2018   10km  
20 2018 Abu Dhabi, UAE 10km 2:04:16.9
21 2018 Beau Vallon, SEY 10km 2:00:26.80
23 2018 Doha, QAT 10km 2:03:21.8
6 2018 Qiandaohu, CHN 10km 2:06:36.80
18 2018 Setúbal, POR 10km 2:08:34.15
27 2017   10km  
31 2017 Abu Dhabi, UAE 10km 1:56:00.2
20 2017 Hong Kong, CHN 10km 2:03:19.6
12 2017 Qiandaohu, CHN 10km 1:39:36.8