Thiago Braz da Silva

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Thiago Braz da Silva
Medal record
Men's Athletics
Competitor for  Brazil
Summer Youth Olympics
Silver 2010 Singapore Pole vault
World Junior Championships
Gold 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