|Born||June 23, 1986|
|Height||5 ft 5 in (1.65 m)|
|Weight||115 lb (52 kg)|
|Sport||Track and field|
|Coached by||Tim Seaman|
|Achievements and titles|
|Personal best(s)||20 km walk: 1:32:27|
Maria Michta (born June 23, 1986) is an American race walker of Polish descent. She competed at the 2012 Summer Olympics in London in the 20 kilometer race walk after winning the U.S. Olympic trials with a time of 1:34:53.33. At the 2012 Olympics, she finished in 29th place in the 20 kilometer race walk with a time of 1:32:27, a new personal best.
Michta graduated from high school in the Sachem School District on Long Island in New York in 2004. She graduated as valedictorian from Long Island University C. W. Post Campus in 2008 and then became a PhD candidate at the Mount Sinai Medical School in biomedical science.
- Michta, Maria (July 8, 2012). "My race, my moment, my BECOMING". Maria Michta.com. Retrieved January 27, 2013.
- London 2012 - Women's 20km Race Walk results
- Maria Michta
- Maria Michta.com: About Me!
- Johnson, K. C. (August 29, 2012). "Meet Maria Michta, a race walker we won't soon forget". Chicago Tribune. Retrieved August 13, 2012.
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