Żaneta Glanc

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Żaneta Glanc
Personal information
Nationality  Poland
Born (1983-03-11) 11 March 1983 (age 35)
Poznań, Poland
Height 1.86 m (6 ft 1 in)
Weight 95 kg (209 lb) (2012)
Sport Athletics
Event(s) Discus throw
Club AZS Poznan

Żaneta Glanc (born 11 March 1983 in Poznań) is a female discus thrower from Poland.

She finished fourth at the 2009 World Championships and second at the 2009 World Athletics Final.[1] She won the silver medal at the 2009 Summer Universiade. She also competed at the 2008 Olympic Games, but recorded no mark. At the 2012 Olympic Games, she threw 59.88 but did not reach the final.[2]

Her personal best is 65.34 metres, achieved in May 2012 in Halle.

Competition record[edit]

Year Competition Venue Position Notes
Representing  Poland
2005 European U23 Championships Erfurt, Germany 18th (q) 46.24 m
2007 European Cup Winter Throwing Yalta, Ukraine 6th 52.87 m
2008 Olympic Games Beijing, China NM
2009 Universiade Belgrade, Serbia 2nd 60.57 m
World Championships Berlin, Germany 4th 62.66 m
2010 European Cup Winter Throwing Arles, France 2nd 59.95 m
2011 Universiade Shenzhen, China 1st 63.99 m (PB)
World Championships Daegu, South Korea 4th 63.91 m
2012 Olympic Games London, United Kingdom 24th (q) 59.88 m
2013 World Championships Moscow, Russia 7th 62.90 m
2016 Olympic Games Rio de Janeiro, Brazil 17th (q) 57.88 m


  1. ^ Żaneta Glanc profile at IAAF
  2. ^ "discus throw women results - Athletics - London 2012 Olympics". www.olympic.org. Retrieved 2015-05-27.