Chiara Rosa

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Chiara Rosa
Chiara Rosa.jpg
Personal information
Nationality Italian
Born (1983-01-28) 28 January 1983 (age 34)
Camposampiero, Italy
Height 1.76 m (5 ft 9 12 in)
Weight 90 kg (200 lb)
Country Italy Italy
Sport Athletics
Event(s) Shot put
Club G.S. Fiamme Azzurre
Achievements and titles
Personal best(s)
  • Shot put: 19.15 m (2007)
  • Shot put indoor: 18.68 m (2008) Sport records icon NR.svg

Chiara Rosa (born 28 January 1983 in Camposampiero, Padua) is a female shot putter from Italy.


She was 2nd at Universiade, two times 3rd at Mediterranean Games and four times 3rd at European Cup Winter Throwing. She was also 3rd in Bergen 2010 at European Team Championships.[1] Her personal best throw is 19.15 metres, achieved in June 2007 in Milan.


Year Competition Venue Position Notes
1999 World Youth Championships Bydgoszcz, Poland 3rd 14.64 m
2000 World Junior Championships Santiago, Chile 12th 14.61 m
2002 World Junior Championships Kingston, Jamaica 4th 16.53 m
2003 European U23 Championships Bydgoszcz, Poland 4th 16.49 m
2005 Mediterranean Games Almeira, Spain 3rd 17.34 m
European U23 Championships Erfurt, Germany 3rd 18.22 m
Universiade Izmir, Turkey 5th 17.10 m
2006 European Championships Gothenburg, Sweden 8th 18.23 m
2007 European Cup Winter Throwing Jalta, Ukraine 3rd 18.14 m
World Championships Osaka, Japan 8th 18.39 m
World Athletics Final Stuttgart, Germany 6th 17.82 m
2008 World Indoor Championships Valencia, Spain 5th 18.68 m
European Cup Winter Throwing Split, Croatia 3rd 18.05 m
Olympic Games Beijing, China 13th 18.22 m
2009 European Cup Winter Throwing Tenerife, Spain 3rd 18.55 m
Mediterranean Games Pescara, Italy 3rd 17.34 m
Universiade Belgrade, Serbia 2nd 18.21 m
European Team Championships Leiria, Portugal 2nd 18.57 m
World Championships Berlin, Germany 16th (q) 17.89 m
2010 European Team Championships Bergen, Norway 3rd 17.77 m
European Championships Barcelona, Spain 13th 17.49 m
2011 European Indoor Championships Paris, France 7th 17.54 m
European Cup Winter Throwing Sofia, Bulgaria 3rd 17.39 m
European Team Championships Stockholm, Sweden 3rd 17.18 m
World Championships Daegu South Korea 14th (q) 18.28 m
2012 European Championships Helsinki, Finland 3rd 18.47 m
Olympic Games London UK 14th (q) 18.30 m
2013 European Indoor Championships Gothenburg, Sweden 4th 18.37 m
World Championships Moscow, Russia 22nd (q) 17.18 m
2014 World Indoor Championships Sopot, Poland 12th (q) 17.31 m
European Championships Zurich, Switzerland 5th 18.10 m
2015 European Indoor Championships Prague, Czech Republic 9th (q) 16.75 m
World Championships Beijing, China 14th (q) 17.54 m
2016 World Indoor Championships Portland, United States 11th 17.10 m
European Championships Amsterdam, Netherlands 18th (q) 16.26 m

National championships[edit]

Chiara Rosa has won 13 times the individual national championship.[2][3]

  • 8 wins in the shot put (consecutively from 2005 to 2012)
  • 5 wins in the shot put indoor (2006, 2008, 2011, 2013, 2014)

See also[edit]


  1. ^ "Chiara Rosa". Retrieved 22 July 2012. 
  2. ^ ""CAMPIONATI "ASSOLUTI" ITALIANE SUL PODIO TRICOLORE – 1923 2012" (PDF). Archived from the original (PDF) on 24 December 2012. Retrieved 17 February 2013. 
  3. ^ "ITALIAN INDOOR CHAMPIONSHIPS". Retrieved 17 February 2013. 

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