Stipe ŽUNIC

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Athlete personal details which are given in the second column

Born13 December 1990Age
GenderMale
Height188 cm Weight115 kg
Club / TeamCRO

Biography

Surprise 2017 World Championship bronze (having been ranked only 13th of those competing in London).

DT pb: 59.09 -16. JT pb: 77.89 -12. 7 World Youth JT 2007 (dnq SP); dnq WJC JT 2008; 11 under-23 ECH JT 2011; 4 ECH SP 2014 (2016-9); 11 OLY SP 2016; 1 Balkan indoor 2017; 5 EIC SP 2017 (2015-7); 3 WCH SP 2017. 1 NCAA indoor SP 2015. 1 Croat JT 2009/2010. & SP 2016/2017/2018. 7x Croat Champion at kickboxing, Former Croat Champion at javelin throw, but gave up that discipline due to elbow and shoulder injuries. Studied Sociology at University of Florida in Gainesville. Coach-Marko Mastelic. 1.93/134kg.

Former World Junior Champion at kickboxing (winning 65 out of 70 fights) who moved to athletics in 2008, then from javelin to shot put in 2013.

In 2018: 1 Split (3x); 3 Bialystok; 10 Eugene Diamond; 9 Oslo Diamond; 1 Split; 2 Mediterranean Games; 8 Lausanne Diamond; 1 Croat .

DateDiscipline
World Championships Bronze Medallist 2017Shot Put
Olympic finalist 2016Shot Put
NCAA Indoor Champion 2015Shot Put
Athlete Major results, first column show the competition, the second the rank, then location and discipline
DisciplineRankResultDateLocationCategory
Shot Put (5kg)219.5303 Mar 2007SplitOutdoor
Shot Put (6kg)218.1927 Jun 2009SplitOutdoor
Shot Put121.4827 May 2017Slovenska BistricaOutdoor
Discus Throw (1.5kg)251.9017 Jun 2007PulaOutdoor
Discus Throw (1.75kg)257.0631 May 2009SplitOutdoor
Discus Throw359.0916 May 2015Starkville MSOutdoor
Javelin Throw (700 g)173.9119 May 2007SplitOutdoor
Javelin Throw177.8930 Mar 2012Austin TXOutdoor
Shot Put (6kg)218.1214 Feb 2009ZagrebIndoor
Shot Put221.1306 Feb 2018DüsseldorfIndoor
Athlete Major results, first column show the competition, the second the rank, then location and discipline
DisciplineRankResultDateLocationCategory
Shot Put121.3616 Jun 2018SplitOutdoor
Shot Put221.1306 Feb 2018DüsseldorfIndoor