At an age of only 18 years Laura won a bronze medal at the Olympic Games in London. In June 2018 she became World Champion in Bakoe and her sister Merel won the silver Medal.
Laura has proven talent only is not enough. Dare and commitment to improve always will bring her to the top in the World.
She created the first BMX team ever. In 2016 and 2017 Laura won also the overall World Cup. Since 2018 she is the athlete representative for the ICU at all international races.
The ultimate goal is the Olympic Gold Medal in 2020 Tokyo.