Triathlete who won a gold medal at the 2012 Summer Olympics in London in the individual triathlon.
She was the Junior World Champion in 2001.
In 2011 she won a silver medal at the ITU Team Triathlon World Championships.
She married fellow triathlete Reto Hug, and the couple had their first child in 2013
At the 2012 Olympics she defeated many talented triathletes, including Marina Damlaimcourt.