Andressa de Morais

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Andressa de Morais
Personal information
Full name Andressa Oliveira de Morais
Born (1990-12-21) December 21, 1990 (age 26)
João Pessoa, Paraíba, Brazil
Height 1.78 m (5 ft 10 in)
Weight 100 kg (220 lb)
Country  Brazil
Sport Athletics
Event(s) Discus
Updated on 7 October 2015.

Andressa Oliveira de Morais (born December 21, 1990 in João Pessoa) is a Brazilian athlete specializing in the discus throw.[1] With a throw of 64.21 meters she achieved at the 2012 Ibero-American Championships she became the South American record holder.

Competition record[edit]

Year Competition Venue Position Event Notes
Representing  Brazil
2008 Ibero-American Championships Iquique, Chile 5th Discus throw 50.39 m
World Junior Championships Bydgoszcz, Poland 20th (q) Discus throw 47.44 m
South American U23 Championships Lima, Peru 2nd Discus throw 51.24 m
2009 South American Championships Lima, Peru 5th Discus throw 51.36 m
6th Hammer throw 58.12 m
South American Junior Championships São Paulo, Brazil 1st Discus throw 55.27 m
1st Hammer throw 55.26 m
Pan American Junior Championships Port of Spain, Trinidad and Tobago 1st Discus throw 55.28 m
2nd Hammer throw 55.01 m
2010 South American U23 Championships Medellín, Colombia 2nd Discus throw 53.28 m
1st Hammer throw 55.95 m
Ibero-American Championships San Fernando, Spain 5th Discus throw 54.20 m
2011 South American Championships Buenos Aires, Argentina 1st Discus throw 57.54 m
World Championships Daegu, South Korea 18th (q) Discus throw 57.93 m
2012 Ibero-American Championships Barquisimeto, Venezuela 1st Discus throw 64.21 m (AR)
Olympic Games London, United Kingdom 16th (q) Discus throw 60.94 m
South American U23 Championships São Paulo, Brazil 1st Discus throw 57.66 m
2013 South American Championships Lima, Peru 5th Discus throw 53.66 m
2014 South American Games Santiago, Chile 4th Discus throw 52.62 m
Ibero-American Championships São Paulo, Brazil 3rd Discus throw 57.82 m
2015 South American Championships Lima, Peru 1st Discus throw 61.15 m
Pan American Games Toronto, Canada 6th Discus throw 58.08 m
World Championships Beijing, China 19th (q) Discus throw 59.08 m
Military World Games Mungyeong, South Korea 2nd Discus throw 59.07 m
2016 Ibero-American Championships Rio de Janeiro, Brazil 4th Discus throw 55.28 m
Olympic Games Rio de Janeiro, Brazil 21st (q) Discus throw 57.38 m

Personal bests[edit]

  • Discus Throw – 64.21 (Barquisimeto 2012)
  • Hammer Throw – 58.12 (Lima 2009)


  1. ^ Biografia dos Atletas – Andressa De Morais (in Portuguese), Nissan Brasil, retrieved February 5, 2015 

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