Diāna Dadzīte

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Diāna Dadzīte
Stamp of Latvia 2016 Diāna Dadzīte.jpg
Personal information
Born4 February 1986 (1986-02-04) (age 33)
SportParalympic athletics
Disability classF55
Event(s)Javelin throw, discus throw, shot put

Diāna Dadzīte (born 4 February 1986)[1] is a Latvian female track and field athlete competing in javelin throw.

Dadzīte participated at the 2016 Summer Paralympics in Rio de Janeiro, where she was flag bearer of the Latvian team at the opening ceremony. At the F55/F56 javelin throw competition she became Paralympic champion with a new world record throw of 23.26 meters.[2][3]


  1. ^ "Diana Dadzite". rio2016.com. Archived from the original on September 22, 2016. Retrieved September 11, 2016.
  2. ^ LETA (September 11, 2016). "Šķēpmetēja Dadzīte sagādā Latvijai otro zeltu paralimpiskajās spēlēs" (in Latvian). delfi.lv. Retrieved September 11, 2016.
  3. ^ "Second gold for Latvia at Paralympic Games". LSM.lv. eng.lsm.lv. September 12, 2016. Retrieved September 17, 2016.

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