Verzhiniya Veselinova

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Verzhiniya Ivanova Veselinova-Ignatova (Bulgarian: Вержиния Иванова Веселинова-Игнатова; born November 18, 1957 in Asenovgrad, Plovdiv) is a retired track and field shot putter from Bulgaria, best known for competing at the 1980 Summer Olympics in Moscow, USSR. There she ended up in fifth place, with a distance of 20.72 metres.


Year Competition Venue Position Notes
Representing  Bulgaria
1980 Olympic Games Moscow, Soviet Union 5th
1982 European Indoor Championships Milan, Italy 1st
European Championships Athens, Greece 5th