1982 European Athletics Championships – Women's discus throw

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Events at the 1982 European
Athletics Championships

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Track events
100 m   men   women
200 m men women
400 m men women
800 m men women
1500 m men women
3000 m women
5000 m men
10,000 m men
100 m hurdles women
110 m hurdles men
400 m hurdles men women
3000 m
4×100 m relay men women
4×400 m relay men women
Road events
Marathon men women
20 km walk men
50 km walk men
Field events
Long jump men women
Triple jump men
High jump men women
Pole vault men
Shot put men women
Discus throw men women
Javelin throw men women
Hammer throw men
Combined events
Heptathlon women
Decathlon men

These are the official results of the Women's Discus Throw event at the 1982 European Championships in Athens, Greece. The final was held at Olympic Stadium "Spiros Louis" on 8 September 1982.[1]


Gold Tsvetanka Khristova
Silver Mariya Petkova
Bronze Galina Yermakova
 Soviet Union



8 September

Rank Name Nationality Result Notes
1st Tsvetanka Khristova  Bulgaria 68.34
2nd Mariya Petkova  Bulgaria 67.94
3rd Galina Yermakova  Soviet Union 67.82
4 Gisela Beyer  East Germany 66.78
5 Silvia Madetzky  East Germany 66.64
6 Galina Murašova  Soviet Union 65.30
7 Florența Crăciunescu  Romania 64.00
8 Irina Meszynski  East Germany 63.78
9 Svetla Bozhkova  Bulgaria 60.78
10 Ingra Manecke  West Germany 60.46
11 Ulla Lundholm  Finland 58.90
12 Ria Stalman  Netherlands 58.48
13 Zdeňka Šilhavá  Czechoslovakia 56.16
14 Isabelle Accambray  France 53.06
15 Patricia Walsh  Ireland 52.78
16 Gunnel Hettman  Sweden 44.00


According to an unofficial count, 16 athletes from 11 countries participated in the event.

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