Eliška Klučinová

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Eliška Klučinová
Eliska Klucinova at TNT Fortuna Meeting in Kladno 19June2008.jpg
Eliška Klučinová in 2008
Personal information
Full name Eliška Klučinová
Born (1988-04-14) 14 April 1988 (age 26)
Prague, Czechoslovakia
Height 1.77 m (5 ft 10 in)
Sport
Country  Czech Republic
Sport Athletics
Event(s) Heptathlon
Achievements and titles
World finals 23rd at the 2009 World Championships in Athletics
Regional finals 7th at the 2010 European Athletics Championships
Olympic finals 18th at the 2012 Summer Olympics
Personal best(s)
  • 200 m: 24.56 (June 2012)
  • 800 m: 2:12.82 (July 2010)
  • 100 m hurdles: 14.01 (August 2012)
  • 400 m hurdles: 1:01.46 (May 2010)
  • High jump: 1.85 (May 2012)
  • Long jump: 6.30 (July 2010)
  • Shot put: 14.48 (June 2010)
  • Javelin: 50.75 (June 2010)
  • Heptathlon: 6283 (June 2012)

Eliška Klučinová (Czech pronunciation: [ˈɛlɪʃka ˈklutʃɪnovaː]; born 14 April 1988 in Prague) is a Czech heptathlete. In 2007, she won a silver medal at the European Athletics Junior Championships in Hengelo.

Career[edit]

At the 2007 European Athletics Junior Championships in Hengelo, Klučinová finished second in the heptathlon with a points total of 5709.

At the 2009 World Championships in Athletics in Berlin, Klučinová placed 23rd overall in the heptathlon with 5505 points.

Klučinová equalled the 22-year-old national record in heptathlon with a points total of 6268 at the 2010 TNT – Fortuna Meeting in Kladno. Klučinová was nine weeks old when Zuzana Lajbnerová set the record in 1988.[1] Two years later, at the same meet, she was able to break the national record with a total of 6283 points.[2]

Achievements[edit]

Year Competition Venue Position Event Notes
Representing  Czech Republic
2005 World Youth Championships Marrakech, Morocco 8th Heptathlon 5249
2006 World Youth Championships Beijing, China 8th Heptathlon 5468, PB
2007 European Junior Championships Hengelo, Netherlands 2nd Heptathlon 5709
2009 European U23 Championships Kaunas, Lithuania 4th Heptathlon 6015, PB
World Championships Berlin, Germany 23rd Heptathlon 5505
2010 TNT – Fortuna Meeting Kladno, Czech Republic 1st Heptathlon 6268, =NR
European Championships Barcelona, Spain 7th Heptathlon 6187
2012 TNT – Fortuna Meeting Kladno, Czech Republic 1st Heptathlon 6283, NR
European Championships Helsinki, Finland 8th Heptathlon 6151
Olympic Games London, United Kingdom 18th Heptathlon 6109

References[edit]

  1. ^ Gordon, Ed (16 June 2010). "Kasyanov and Klucinova take Kladno titles – IAAF Combined Events Challenge". IAAF. Retrieved 18 June 2010. 
  2. ^ Osoba, Michal (11 June 2012). "Klucinova and Karpov prevail in Kladno - IAAF Combined Events Challenge". IAAF. Retrieved 29 June 2012. 

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