Georgina Toth

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Georgina Toth
Personal information
Nationality Hungarian
Born (1982-03-10) March 10, 1982 (age 35)
Dunaújváros, Fejér, Hungary
Sport
Country Cameroon
Sport Athletics
Event(s) Hammer throw, Weight throw
College team Northern Arizona University
Club VEDAC, UTE, DAC[clarification needed]
Retired 2009[1]
Achievements and titles
Regional finals 2008 African Athletics Championships: 4th place
Olympic finals 2008 Summer Olympics
Personal best(s)
  • 4 kg Hammer throw: 67.42 m (2008, NR)
  • 9.3 kg Weight throw: 19.69 m (2009)

Georgina Toth (born March 10, 1982) is a Hungarian/Cameroonian hammer thrower. Toth has dual citizenship in Hungary and Cameroon, and competed for Cameroon at the 2008 Summer Olympics.[2]

Toth attended Northern Arizona University in Flagstaff, Arizona, where she competed on the women's track and field team, and graduated in 2009 with a bachelor's degree in business administration-finance and marketing.[3]

Internationally, she finished fourth at the 16th 2008 African Championships in Athletics. Toth holds the national record for Hungary and Cameroon in the weight throw with 19.69 m (64 ft 7 in), and the national record for Cameroon in the hammer throw with 67.42 m (221 ft 214 in).[4]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Georgina Toth. IAAF. Retrieved on 2014-09-21.
  2. ^ Georgina Tóth Archived September 24, 2013, at the Wayback Machine.. Sports Reference. Retrieved on 2014-09-21.
  3. ^ Lumberjacks in London. North Arizona University. Retrieved on 2014-09-21.
  4. ^ "Georgina Toth". Tilastopaja OY athlete database. Retrieved 20 September 2011.