Kathrin Klaas

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Kathrin Klaas
Osaka07 D4M Kathrin Klaas.jpg
Kathrin Klaas at the 2007 World Championships.
Personal information
Born (1984-02-06) February 6, 1984 (age 31)
Height 1.68 m (5 ft 6 in)
Weight 72 kg (159 lb)
Country  Germany
Sport Athletics
Event(s) Hammer throw
Updated on 14 August 2012.

Kathrin Klaas (born 6 February 1984 in Haiger, Hesse) is a female hammer thrower from Germany. She is member of the Eintracht Frankfurt athletes team.

Her personal best throw is 76.05 metres, set at the 2012 Summer Olympics.


Year Competition Venue Position Notes
Representing  Germany
2003 European Junior Championships Tampere, Finland 8th 58.94 m
2005 European U23 Championships Erfurt, Germany 4th 66.50 m
World Championships Helsinki, Finland NM
2006 European Championships Gothenburg, Sweden 6th 70.59 m
World Athletics Final Stuttgart, Germany 7th 66.38 m
2007 World Championships Osaka, Japan 28th (q) 64.00 m
World Athletics Final Stuttgart, Germany 6th 69.00 m
2008 Olympic Games Beijing, China 24th (q) 67.54 m
2009 World Championships Berlin, Germany 4th 74.23 m
Universiade Belgrade, Serbia 3rd 70.97 m
World Athletics Final Thesaloniki, Greece 4th 69.50 m
2010 European Championships Barcelona, Spain 15th (q) 65.82 m
2011 World Championships Berlin, Germany 7th 71.89 m
2012 European Championships Helsinki, Finland 4th 70.44 m
Olympic Games London, United Kingdom 5th 76.05 m
2013 World Championships Moscow, Russia 20th (q) 68.34 m
2014 European Championships Zürich, Switzerland 4th 72.89 m