Born in Almería, Laura Maldonado is one of the most successful sportswomen of Andalusian university sport. Golf is her passion and she plays it since she was five years old, as it was a family tradition. She is currently 19 years old and was the winner of the University Championship of Spain in 2016. She also won the teams bronze medal in that same championship, and the silver medal in 2017. She supports university sports and encourages her colleagues to be a part of it and live great experiences.