Ivan Horvat (pole vaulter)

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Ivan Horvat
Personal information
Born (1993-08-17) 17 August 1993 (age 21)
Osijek, Croatia
Height 1.83 metres (6 ft 0 in) (2012)[1]
Weight 66 kilograms (146 lb) (2012)[1]
Website www.ivanhorvat.net
Sport
Country  Croatia
Sport Track and field
Event(s) Pole vault
Club AK Slavonija-Žito
Coached by Hrvoje Livančić[2]
Achievements and titles
Highest world ranking 29th (2013)[3]
Personal best(s) Outdoor: 5.62 NR (2013)
Indoor: 5.60 NR (2013)

Ivan Horvat (born 17 August 1993 in Osijek, Croatia[4]) is a Croatian pole vaulter. He won the silver medal at the 2012 World Junior Athletics Championship in Barcelona. He also competed at the 2012 Summer Olympics where he finished 20th.[5][6]

Competition record[edit]

Year Competition Venue Position Notes
Representing  Croatia
2010 Summer Youth Olympics Singapore 8th 4.70 m
2011 European Junior Championships Tallinn, Estonia NM
2012 World Junior Championships Barcelona, Spain 2nd 5.55 m
Olympic Games London, United Kingdom 20th (q) 5.35 m
2013 Balkan Indoor Athletics Championships Istanbul, Turkey 1st 5.60 m
European Indoor Championships Gothenburg, Sweden 9th (q) 5.60 m
World Championships Moscow, Russia NM

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Ivan Horvat". www.bbc.co.uk. BBC. 13 August 2012. Retrieved 23 January 2014. 
  2. ^ "Razišli se Horvat i Gašparac". Glas Slavonije (in Croatian). 27 November 2013. Retrieved 24 January 2014. 
  3. ^ http://www.iaaf.org/records/toplists/jumps/pole-vault/indoor/men/senior/2013
  4. ^ "Ivan Horvat". hoo.hr. Croatian Olympic Committee. Retrieved 25 January 2014. 
  5. ^ "Athletes - Horvat Ivan Biography". iaaf.org. Retrieved 11 September 2012. 
  6. ^ "Ivan Horvat - About". IvanHorvat.net. Retrieved 26 February 2013. 

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