Pétur Guðmundsson (athlete)

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This is an Icelandic name. The last name is a patronymic, not a family name; this person is referred to by the given name Pétur.

Pétur Guðmundsson (born 9 March 1962) is a retired male shot putter from Iceland, who represented his native country at the 1988 Summer Olympics and 1992 Summer Olympics. His personal best is 21.16 metres, thrown on 10 November 1990 in Mosfellsbær.

Competition record[edit]

Year Competition Venue Position Notes
Representing  Iceland
1988 Olympic Games Seoul, South Korea 14th (q) 19.21 m
1989 European Indoor Championships The Hague, Netherlands 12th 17.17 m
World Indoor Championships Budapest, Hungary 11th 18.31 m
1990 European Indoor Championships Glasgow, United Kingdom 14th 18.59 m
European Championships Split, Yugoslavia 11th 19.46 m
1991 World Indoor Championships Seville, Spain 4th 19.81 m
World Championships Tokyo, Japan 15th (q) 18.51 m
1992 European Indoor Championships Genoa, Italy 5th 19.53 m
Olympic Games Barcelona, Spain 14th (q) 19.15 m
1993 World Championships Stuttgart, Germany 28th (q) 18.11 m
1994 European Indoor Championships Paris, France 3rd 20.04 m
European Championships Helsinki, Finland 7th 19.34 m
1995 World Indoor Championships Barcelona, Spain 6th 19.67 m
1998 European Championships Budapest, Hungary 23rd (q) 17.89 m