Natalia Ducó

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Natalia Ducó
Personal information
Full name Natalia Ducó Soler
Born (1989-01-31) January 31, 1989 (age 26)
San Felipe, Valparaíso
Height 1.77 m (5 ft 9 12 in)
Weight 99 kg (218 lb)
Country  Chile
Sport Athletics
Event(s) Shot Put
Updated on 27 January 2015.
This name uses Spanish naming customs: the first or paternal family name is Ducó and the second or maternal family name is Soler.

Natalia Ducó Soler (born 31 January 1989 in San Felipe, Valparaíso) is a Chilean shot putter.[1][2]

Ducó finished fourth at the 2005 World Youth Championships, twelfth at the 2006 World Junior Championships and won the gold medal at the 2008 World Junior Championships. She also competed at the 2008 Olympic Games without reaching the final round.

Ducó's Personal Best throw (and National Record) is 18.80 metres, achieved in August 2012 at the London Olympics, where she qualified for the final, finishing ninth.

Personal bests[edit]

  • Shot put: 18.80 mUnited Kingdom London, 6 August 2012


Year Competition Venue Position Event Notes
Representing  Chile
2004 South American Youth Championships Guayaquil, Ecuador 2nd Shot put 12.64 m
2005 World Youth Championships Marrakesh, Morocco 4th Shot put 14.44 m
Pan American Junior Championships Windsor, Canada 7th Shot put 13.79 m
South American Junior Championships Rosario, Argentina 1st Shot put 13.57 m
2006 World Junior Championships Beijing, China 12th Shot put 14.38 m
South American Youth Championships Caracas, Venezuela 1st Shot put 15.67 m
1st Discus throw 39.31 m
South American U23 Championships Buenos Aires, Argentina 1st Shot put 16.36 m (AYR, NJR)
2007 ALBA Games Caracas, Venezuela 3rd Shot put 16.59 m
South American Championships São Paulo, Brazil 3rd Shot put 16.20 m
South American Junior Championships São Paulo, Brazil 1st Shot put 16.67 m
Pan American Junior Championships São Paulo, Brazil 1st Shot put 16.40 m
Pan American Games Rio de Janeiro, Brazil 7th Shot put 16.92 m (PB)
2008 Ibero-American Championships Iquique, Chile 1st Shot put 18.65 m (AJR, NR)
World Junior Championships Bydgoszcz, Poland 1st Shot put 17.23 m
Olympic Games Beijing, China 22nd (q) Shot put 17.40 m
South American U23 Championships Lima, Peru 1st Shot put 17.77 m A
2009 ALBA Games La Habana, Cuba 4th Shot put 17.84 m
South American Championships Lima, Peru 1st Shot put 17.73 m
World Championships Berlin, Germany 19th (q) Shot put 17.61 m
2010 South American Under-23 Championships Medellín, Colombia 1st Shot put 17.71 m A
Ibero-American Championships San Fernando, Spain 2nd Shot put 17.10 m
2011 South American Championships Buenos Aires, Argentina 1st Shot put 17.15 m
World Championships Daegu, South Korea 20th (q) Shot put 17.42 m
Pan American Games Guadalajara, Mexico 5th Shot put 17.56 m
2012 Ibero-American Championships Barquisimeto, Venezuela 2nd Shot put 18.46 m
Olympic Games London, United Kingdom 9th Shot put 18.80 m (NR)
2013 Universiade Kazan, Russia 3rd Shot put 17.96 m
World Championships Moscow, Russia 11th Shot put 18.02 m
2014 World Indoor Championships Sopot, Poland 13th (q) Shot put 17.24 m
South American Games Santiago, Chile 1st Shot put 18.07 m
Ibero-American Championships São Paulo, Brazil 1st Shot put 17.53 m
Pan American Sports Festival Ciudad de México, México 2nd Shot put 17.88m A


  1. ^ Natalia Ducó (in Spanish), 24 Horas, retrieved April 17, 2014 
  2. ^ Biography - DUCO Natalia, PASO, retrieved January 27, 2015 

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