Kateřina Baďurova and her silver medal from the 2007 World Championships
|Representing Czech Republic|
|Silver||2007 Osaka||Pole vault|
Her best success came at the 2007 World Championships in Athletics in Osaka, Japan, where she took silver for 4.75 m vault, setting new Czech national record. She took early retirement from the sport due to a serious rupture of the ligament in her left knee. After retirement, she planned to continue in the field of child physiotherapy and marry her long-term partner Tomáš Janků. In 2010, Baďurová married Czech high jumper, Tomáš Janků.
Since 2010 she works as an athletic head coach.
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- "Vylepšit situaci v atletické Dukle má bývalá tyčkařka Kateřina Baďurová" (in Czech). sport.cz. 11 June 2010. Retrieved 14 January 2014.
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