Christina SCHWANITZ

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Athlete personal details which are given in the second column

Born24 December 1985Age
GenderFemale
Height180 cm Weight103 kg
Club / TeamLV 90 Erzgebirge

Biography

DEFENDING EUROPEAN CHAMPION.

2015 World Champion. Twice European Champion.

3 WJC 2004; 2 under-23 ECH 2005; 1 ECP 2008; 2 EIC 2011; 1 EIC 2013 (2011-2); 1 ETCh 2013/2014/2015; 2 WIC 2014 (2008-6, 2012-dnq); 1 ECH 2014/2016; 1 IAAF Continental Cup 2014; 1 WCH 2015 (2005-7, 2009-12, 2011-10, 2013-2); 6 OLY 2016 (2008/2012-9). 1 German 2011/2013/2014/2015/2016/2018 & indoor 2013/2014. She has six screws in each foot, correcting a congenital misalignment of her big toes. Husband Tomas Heredia-Schwanitz, their twins (boy & girl) born July 5, 2017. “I was just dead clinically for the first three or four months,” she said, then returned to training in January 2018. Coach-Sven Lang. 1.80/115kg.

In 2018: 1 Halle; 1 Schönebeck; 1 Gelenau SP/DT; 1 Halle; 1 Osterode; 1 Huelva; 1 Madrid; 1 Biberach; 1 Rabat Diamond; 3 Monaco Diamond; 1 German; In late July her car was involved in a high-speed collision snd she suffered concussion, whiplash and an injury to her right hand .

DateDiscipline
World Champion 2015Shot Put
World Championships Silver Medallist 2013Shot Put
World Indoor Silver Medallist 2014Shot Put
2 European Golds 2014Shot Put
2016Shot Put
European Indoor Champion 2013Shot Put
European Indoor Silver Medallist 2011Shot Put
Athlete Major results, first column show the competition, the second the rank, then location and discipline
DisciplineRankResultDateLocationCategory
Shot Put (5kg)117.67i08 Feb 2014LeipzigOutdoor
Shot Put120.7720 May 2015BeijingOutdoor
Discus Throw147.2724 Jul 2003BesigheimOutdoor
Shot Put120.0502 Feb 2014RochlitzIndoor
Athlete Major results, first column show the competition, the second the rank, then location and discipline
DisciplineRankResultDateLocationCategory
Shot Put120.0620 Jul 2018NürnbergOutdoor
Discus Throw146.1521 May 2018GelenauOutdoor