Igor Primc

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Igor Primc (born 8 January 1966 in Novo Mesto) is a male discus thrower from Slovenia. His personal best throw is 64.79 metres, achieved in September 1999 in Novo Mesto.

He finished eleventh at the 2001 World Championships. At the Mediterranean Games he won the gold medal in 1997, the silver in 2005[1] and finished fifth in 2001. In addition he competed at the World Championships in 1995, 1997 and 1999 as well as the Olympic Games in 1996 and 2004 without qualifying for the final round.


Year Competition Venue Position Notes
Representing  Yugoslavia
1983 European Junior Championships Schwechat, Austria 9th 47.84 m
1985 European Junior Championships Cottbus, East Germany 12th 47.00 m
Representing  Slovenia
1995 World Championships Gothenburg, Sweden 36th (q) 55.92 m
1996 Olympic Games Atlanta, United States 24th (q) 59.12 m
1997 Mediterranean Games Bari, Italy 1st 61.66 m
World Championships Athens, Greece 21st (q) 59.98 m
1998 European Championships Budapest, Hungary 16th 58.90 m
2001 World Championships Edmonton, Canada 11th 62.36 m
Mediterranean Games Radès, Tunisia 5th 61.26 m
2002 European Championships Munich, Germany 15th (q) 60.78 m
2004 Olympic Games Athens, Greece 30th (q) 56.33 m
2005 Mediterranean Games Almería, Spain 2nd 59.27 m


  1. ^ Mediterranean Games - GBR Athletics