Alessia Trost

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Alessia Trost
Alessia Trost by Augustas Didzgalvis.jpg
Personal information
Nationality Italian
Born (1993-03-08) 8 March 1993 (age 21)
Pordenone, Italy
Height 1.88 m (6 ft 2 in)
Weight 68 kg (150 lb)
Sport
Country Italy Italy
Sport Athletics
Event(s) High jump
Club G.S. Fiamme Gialle
Coached by Gianfranco Chessa
Achievements and titles
Personal best(s)
  • H. jump indoor: 2.00 m (2013)
  • H. jump outdoor: 1.98 m (2013)

Alessia Trost (born 8 March 1993) is an Italian female high jumper that has won the 2009 World Youth Championship in Athletics in Brixen.

Biography[edit]

Trost has also won the Italian Youth Championship in 2008.[1] At the first Youth Olympics 2010 she won a silver medal clearing 1.86 meters, to finish only second to Russia′s Mariya Kuchina.

On 20 January 2013 she set her personal best, third Italian best measure of all-time (after two female Italian champions, Antonietta Di Martino 2.04 m and Sara Simeoni 2.01 m), with 1.98 m in Udine, Italy.[2] Nine days after she became third Italian woman to jumps 2.00 m,[3] and 2013 World Leader.[4] On 26 February 2012 won the title of the European Athletic Association, European Athletes of the Month for January.[5]

In August, at her first participation at the World Championships, Trost jumped 1.93 m in the high jump final without making errors, but then failed to jump 1.97 m and finished 7th.

Achievements[edit]

Year Competition Venue Position Event Measure Notes
2009 World Youth Championships Italy Brixen 1st High jump 1.87 m Sport records icon PB.svg
2010 Youth Olympic Games Singapore Singapore 2nd High jump 1.86 m
2011 European Junior Championships Estonia Tallinn 4th High jump 1.85 m
2012 World Junior Championships Spain Barcelona 1st High jump 1.91 m
2013 European Indoor Championships Sweden Gothenburg 4th High jump 1.92 m
European Team Championships United Kingdom Gateshead 2nd High jump 1.92 m [6]
European U23 Championships Finland Tampere 1st High jump 1.98 m Sport records icon CR.svg
World Championships Russia Moscow 7th High jump 1.93 m

National championships[edit]

She won two senior individual national championship.[7]

  • 1 win in the high jump (2013)
  • 1 win in the high jump indoor (2013)

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ From Iaaf website
  2. ^ "Trost boom 1,98 ad Udine" (in italian). fidal.it. Retrieved 20 January 2013. 
  3. ^ "Trost 2 metri nella storia" (in italian). fidal.it. Retrieved 30 January 2013. 
  4. ^ "TROST CRACKS TWO METRES IN TRINEC AS BARSHIM IMPROVES WORLD LEAD". iaaf.org. Retrieved 31 January 2013. 
  5. ^ "Lavillenie and Trost voted European Athletes of the Month for January". european-athletics.orgeuropean-athletics.org. Retrieved February 2012. 
  6. ^ "2013 European Team Championships2013 European Team Championships - Results". EAA. Retrieved 24 June 2013. 
  7. ^ ""CAMPIONATI "ASSOLUTI" ITALIANE SUL PODIO TRICOLORE – 1923 2012". sportolimpico.it. Retrieved 17 February 2013. 

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