Carla Suárez Navarro Height, Weight, Age, Body Statistics

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Carla Suárez Navarro Quick Info
Height 5 ft 4 in
Weight 62 kg
Date of Birth September 3, 1988
Zodiac Sign Virgo
Girlfriend Marta

Carla Suárez Navarro is a Spanish professional tennis player who has won multiple singles and doubles titles on the WTA (Women’s Tennis Association) Tour including the 2014 Portugal Open and the 2016 Qatar Open (singles); and the 2014 Bank of the West Classic, the 2015 Birmingham Classic, and the 2015 Pan Pacific Open (doubles). Adept at both the singles and the doubles formats of the sport, she had reached her peak singles ranking of 6 in February 2016 and peak doubles ranking of 11 in April 2015. As of August 2020, her best performance at a Grand Slam event was reaching the quarter-final of the Australian Open (2009, 2016, 2018), the French Open (2008, 2014), and the US Open (2013, 2018) (singles); and the semi-final of the 2014 French Open (doubles). She had also reached the final of the year-ending WTA Tour Championships Finals in 2015 (doubles). In December 2019, she had announced that she would quit competitive tennis at the end of the 2020 season.

Born Name

Carla Suárez Navarro

Nick Name

Carla

Carla Suárez Navarro as seen in an Instagram Post in October 2018
Carla Suárez Navarro as seen in an Instagram Post in October 2018 (Carla Suárez Navarro / Instagram)

Sun Sign

Virgo

Born Place

Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, Spain

Residence

She splits her time between Barcelona, Catalonia, Spain, and Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, Spain.

Nationality

Spanish

Education

Carla had attended the Heidelberg School, in her hometown of Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, from the age of 5 to 18.

Occupation

Professional Tennis Player

Carla Suárez Navarro as seen in an Instagram Post in September 2019
Carla Suárez Navarro as seen in an Instagram Post in September 2019 (Carla Suárez Navarro / Instagram)

Family

  • Father – José Luís Suárez (Former Handball Player)
  • Mother – María Dolores ‘Loli’ Navarro (Physical Education Teacher, Former Gymnast)
  • Siblings – José Suárez Navarro (Brother) (Chef)

Plays

Right-Handed (One-Handed Backhand)

Turned Pro

2003

Build

Athletic

Height

5 ft 4 in or 162.5 cm

Weight

62 kg or 136.5 lbs

Girlfriend / Spouse

Carla has dated –

  1. Marta (2018-Present) – Carla began dating a physiotherapist, yoga teacher, and sports nutritionist named Marta in 2018. Marta had joined Carla’s entourage in late 2017 as a trainer; and although they had parted ways professionally in February 2019, their personal relationship had continued to blossom.
Carla Suárez Navarro and Marta, as seen in November 2019
Carla Suárez Navarro and Marta, as seen in November 2019 (Carla Suárez Navarro / Instagram)

Race / Ethnicity

Hispanic

She is of Spanish descent.

Hair Color

Dark Brown

Eye Color

Green

Sexual Orientation

Lesbian

Distinctive Features

  • Toned physique
  • Frizzy, neck-length hair
  • Cheerful smile
  • Puffy face

Brand Endorsements

Carla has been sponsored by –

  • Lotto
  • Wilson

Carla Suárez Navarro Favorite Things

  • SportspersonMichael Jordan
  • Tennis PlayersSteffi Graf, Lleyton Hewitt, Justine Henin
  • Tennis Shot – Cross-court Backhand
  • Tennis Surfaces – Clay, Hard
  • TV SeriesPrison Break (2005-2017)
  • ActressSandra Bullock
  • Music Genres – Latin, Bachata, Spanish Pop
  • SingerLuis Fonsi
  • Tennis Tournament – French Open
  • Hobbies/Interests – Reading, Playing Chess, Watching TV

SourceWikipedia, WTA

Carla Suárez Navarro as seen in an Instagram Post in February 2019
Carla Suárez Navarro as seen in an Instagram Post in February 2019 (Carla Suárez Navarro / Instagram)

Carla Suárez Navarro Facts

  1. Carla had started playing tennis in 2007, at the age of 9, and had moved to Barcelona to train at the renowned Pro-Ab Team Tennis Academy.
  2. She came into the spotlight in 2008, when as a 19-year-old, she had reached the quarter-final of the year’s French Open event where she was just a qualifier. It was her first-ever appearance in the main draw of a Grand Slam tournament.
  3. This was also the first season when she had broken into the ‘Top 50’ of the official WTA singles rankings. A tribute to her consistency was the fact that she had managed to finish inside the ‘Top 50’ for each of the next 11 seasons.
  4. An animal lover, she owns a French bulldog named Congo and a pet cat named Blue.

Featured Image by Carla Suárez Navarro / Instagram

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