Athlete Profile

Gerd Kanter

  • COUNTRY Estonia Estonia
  • DATE OF BIRTH 6 MAY 1979
Gerd Kanter spins to victory in Budapest (Hasse Sjogren / DECA Text&Bild)
Gerd Kanter spins to victory in Budapest (Hasse Sjogren / DECA Text&Bild)
  • COUNTRY Estonia Estonia
  • DATE OF BIRTH 6 MAY 1979
Personal Best - Outdoor
Performance Wind Place Date
Discus Throw 73.38 Helsingborg 04 SEP 2006
Personal Best - Indoor
Performance Wind Place Date
Shot Put 17.31 Tallinn 25 FEB 2004
Discus Throw 69.51 Växjö 22 MAR 2009
Progression - Outdoor showShow All Graphs
Discus Throw Show Graphshow
Performance Place Date
2014 64.98 Monaco 18 JUL
2013 67.59 Kohila 31 AUG
2012 68.03 London (OP) 07 AUG
2011 67.99 Warszawa 20 SEP
2010 71.45 Chula Vista, CA 29 APR
2009 71.64 Kohila 25 JUN
2008 71.88 Salinas, CA 08 MAY
2007 72.02 Salinas, CA 03 MAY
2006 73.38 Helsingborg 04 SEP
2005 70.10 Chula Vista, CA 28 APR
2004 68.50 Sevilla 05 JUN
2003 67.13 Tallinn 05 SEP
2002 66.31 Tartu 26 JUL
2001 60.47 Tartu 15 AUG
Progression - Indoor showShow All Graphs
Shot Put Show Graphshow
Performance Place Date
2004 17.31 Tallinn 25 FEB
Discus Throw Show Graphshow
Performance Place Date
2011 66.92 Växjö 12 MAR
2010 66.95 Växjö 27 MAR
2009 69.51 Växjö 22 MAR
2008 64.64 Mustasaari 18 FEB
Honours - Discus Throw
Rank Mark Wind Place Date
14th IAAF World Championships 3 65.19 Moskva (Luzhniki) 13 AUG 2013
The XXX Olympic Games 3 68.03 London (OP) 07 AUG 2012
13th IAAF World Championships in Athletics 2 66.95 Daegu 30 AUG 2011
IAAF/VTB Bank World Athletics Final 5 65.34 Thessaloniki 12 SEP 2009
12th IAAF World Championships in Athletics 3 66.88 Berlin 19 AUG 2009
6th IAAF/VTB Bank World Athletics Final 1 68.38 Stuttgart 13 SEP 2008
The XXIX Olympic Games 1 68.82 Beijing (National Stadium) 19 AUG 2008
5th IAAF World Athletics Final 1 66.54 Stuttgart 22 SEP 2007
11th IAAF World Championships in Athletics 1 68.94 Osaka (Nagai Stadium) 28 AUG 2007
4th IAAF World Athletics Final 2 68.47 Stuttgart 09 SEP 2006
3rd IAAF World Athletics Final 2 66.01 Monaco 09 SEP 2005
10th IAAF World Championships in Athletics 2 68.57 Helsinki 07 AUG 2005
2nd IAAF World Athletics Final 5 63.28 Monaco 18 SEP 2004
28th Olympic Games 10q1 60.05 Athína (Olympic Stadium) 21 AUG 2004
9th IAAF World Championships in Athletics 13q1 56.63 Paris Saint-Denis (Stade de France) 24 AUG 2003