Spanish Olympian Judit Ignacio Announces Retirement
Sept. 9, 2020—
26-year-old Judit Ignacio of Spain has decided to hang up her goggles and retire from competitive swimming less than a year out from next year’s Summer Olympic Games. This week Ignacio announced she decided to say goodbye to her professional career, one which included two Olympic appearances across the London Games in 2012 and Rio in 2016. It was at the 2010 Youth Olympic Games that Ignacio introduced herself to the world, claiming two silvers at that year’s Youth Olympic Games. One year later at the 2011 World Junior Championships, Ignacio further made her mark on the international ...