Orazio Cremona

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Orazio Cremona
Medal record
Men's athletics
Representing  South Africa
African Championships
Gold 2014 Marrakech Shot put
Silver 2012 Porto Novo Shot put
Bronze 2010 Nairobi Shot put
African Junior Championships
Silver 2007 Ouagadougou Shot put

Orazio Cremona (born 1 July 1989 in Johannesburg) is a South African athlete specialising in the shot put.[1] He finished seventh at the 2014 World Indoor Championships.

His personal bests in the event are 20.63 metres outdoors (Port Elizabeth 2014) and 20.49 metres indoors (Sopot 2014).

Competition record[edit]

Year Competition Venue Position Event Notes
Representing  South Africa
2007 African Junior Championships Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso 2nd Shot put (6 kg) 17.66 m
2008 World Junior Championships Bydgoszcz, Poland 19th (q) Shot put (6 kg) 18.28 m
2010 African Championships Nairobi, Kenya 3rd Shot put 18.27 m
2012 African Championships Porto Novo, Benin 2nd Shot put 19.19 m
2013 World Championships Moscow, Russia 15th (q) Shot put 19.42 m
2014 World Indoor Championships Sopot, Poland 7th Shot put 20.49 m
Commonwealth Games Glasgow, United Kingdom 4th Shot put 20.13 m
African Championships Marrakech, Morocco 1st Shot put 19.84 m


  1. ^ Orazio Cremona profile at IAAF