Aníta Hinriksdóttir in 2013.
|Full name||Aníta Hinriksdóttir|
|Born||13 January 1996|
|Height||1.61 m (5 ft 3 in)|
|Weight||50 kg (110 lb)|
|Event(s)||400 m, 800 m, 1500 m|
|Coached by||Gunnar Páll Jóakimsson|
Aníta Hinriksdóttir (born 13 January 1996) is an Icelandic middle-distance track athlete who competes in the 800 meter distance. She set the Iceland national record in the 800 m of 2:00.49, and came 4th in the women's 800m at the 2012 World Junior Championships in Athletics.
Aníta was born in Reykjavík. On 14 July 2013 she won the 800 metres 2013 World Youth Championships in Athletics in Donetsk, Ukraine. On 20 July 2013, Aníta won the 800 metres at the 2013 European Junior Championships in Athletics. These achievements make her the first person to win gold medals at both the World Youth championships in athletics and the European Junior Championships in athletics. She then represented Iceland at the 2016 Summer Olympics in the Women's 800 m event. She set another Icelandic national record in the 800 metres with a time of 2:00.14 but just failed to qualify to the semifinals.
1Did not finish in the final
2Disqualified in the semifinals
|400 m||54.29||Luxembourg, Luxembourg||29 May 2013|
|800 m||2:00.05 (NR)||Bislett Games, Oslo, Norway||15 June 2017|
|1000 m||2:36.63 (NR)||Fanny Blankers-Koen Games, Hengelo, Netherlands||24 May 2015|
|1500 m||4:06.43 (NR)||Fanny Blankers-Koen Games, Hengelo, Netherlands||11 June 2017|
|Mile||4:29.20 (NR)||Fanny Blankers-Koen Games, Hengelo, Netherlands||3 June 2018|
|2000 m steeplechase||6:34.80 (NR)||Nordic Junior Championships, Växjö, Sweden||19 August 2012|
|400 m||54.21||Reykjavik, Iceland||6 February 2016|
|600 m||1:27.65 (NR)||Íslandsmet, Reykjavik, Iceland||19 December 2014|
|800 m||2:01.18 (NR)||Reykjavik International Games, Reykjavík, Iceland||4 February 2017|
|1000 m||2:43.22 (NR)||Reykjavik, Iceland||15 December 2012|
|1500 m||4:09.54 (NR)||PSD Bank Meeting, Reykjavik, Iceland||6 February 2018|
|4 x 200 m relay||1:38.54 (NR)||9th Bikarkeppni, Hafnarfjörður, Iceland||28 February 2015|
|4 x 400 m relay||3:49.12 (NR)||Icelandic Championships, Reykjavik, Iceland||10 February 2013|
- "EAA profile". European Athletics. Retrieved 24 September 2017.
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- Óskar Ófeigur Jónsson (1 March 2013). "Eins og fiðrildi upp Esjuna". Vísir.is (in Icelandic). Retrieved 7 June 2018.
- Evans, Hilary; Gjerde, Arild; Heijmans, Jeroen; Mallon, Bill. "Martha Ernstdóttir". Olympics at Sports-Reference.com. Sports Reference LLC. Retrieved 29 May 2017.
- Aníta Hinriksdóttir at IAAF
- Aníta Hinriksdóttir at the International Olympic Committee
- Aníta Hinriksdóttir at Olympics at Sports-Reference.com
|Awards and achievements|
| Women's European Athletics Rising Star of the Year
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