Thiago Braz da Silva

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Thiago Braz da Silva
Medal record
Men's Athletics
Competitor for  Brazil
Summer Youth Olympics
Silver medal – second place 2010 Singapore Pole vault
World Junior Championships
Gold medal – first place 2012 Barcelona Pole vault

Thiago Braz da Silva (born 16 December 1993) is a Brazilian athlete specializing in the pole vault. In 2012 he won the gold medal at the World Junior Championships.

In 2013 he became the South American champion with a new area record of 5.83 metres.

Competition record[edit]

Year Competition Venue Position Notes
Representing  Brazil
2009 South American Junior Championships São Paulo, Brazil 3rd 4.40 m
2010 Youth Olympic Games Santiago, Chile 1st 5.05 m
South American Youth Championships Medellín, Colombia 1st 5.10 m
2011 Pan American Junior Championships Miramar, United States 1st 5.20 m
South American Junior Championships Medellín, Colombia 2nd 4.85 m
2012 World Junior Championships Barcelona, Spain 1st 5.55 m
2013 South American Championships Cartagena, Colombia 1st 5.83 m (AR)
World Championships Moscow, Russia 14th (q) 5.40 m
2014 World Indoor Championships Sopot, Poland 4th 5.75 m
South American Games Santiago, Chile NM


Sporting positions
Preceded by
Russia Anton Ivakin
World Junior ChampionMen's pole vault
12 July 2012 – 26 July 2014
Succeeded by
France Axel Chapelle