Nikola Ogrodníková

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Nikola Ogrodníková
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Nikola Ogrodníková in 2008
Personal information
Born (1990-08-18) 18 August 1990 (age 28)
Ostrava, Czechoslovakia[1]
Sport
SportAthletics
Event(s)Javelin throw
ClubSSK Vítkovice[2]
Coached byAleš Duda (2007–2011)
Stanislav Šuška (2011–2015)
Vítězslav Veselý[3]

Nikola Ogrodníková (born 18 August 1990) is a Czech athlete specialising in the javelin throw.[4] She won the silver medal at the 2018 European Championships.

Her personal best in the event is 62.24 metres set in Prague in 2017.[5] Earlier in her career she competed in the heptathlon. She won a bronze medal in that discipline at the 2007 European Junior Championships.

International competitions[edit]

Year Competition Venue Position Event Notes
Representing the  Czech Republic
2007 World Youth Championships Ostrava, Czech Republic 7th Heptathlon (youth) 5161 pts
European Junior Championships Hengelo, Netherlands 3rd Heptathlon 5607 pts
2008 World Junior Championships Bydgoszcz, Poland 8th Javelin throw 53.94 m
22nd Heptathlon 4735 pts
2009 European Junior Championships Novi Sad, Serbia 17th (q) Javelin throw 38.50 m
2011 European U23 Championships Ostrava, Czech Republic 22nd (q) Javelin throw 48.04 m
2014 European Championships Zürich, Switzerland 20th (q) Javelin throw 53.15 m
2017 World Championships London, United Kingdom 19th (q) Javelin throw 59.99 m
2018 European Championships Berlin, Germany 2nd Javelin throw 61.85 m

References[edit]

  1. ^ Profile at the website of the Czech Athletics Federation
  2. ^ Club bio
  3. ^ "Oštěpařský pár na MS! Snad půjde Víťa do finále, fandí Ogrodníková Veselému" (in Czech). isport.cz. 7 August 2017. Retrieved 9 August 2017.
  4. ^ Nikola Ogrodníková at IAAF
  5. ^ All-Athletics profile