Athlete Profile

Michael Mertens

  • COUNTRY Germany Germany
  • DATE OF BIRTH 27 DEC 1965
  • COUNTRY Germany Germany
  • DATE OF BIRTH 27 DEC 1965
Personal Best - Outdoor
Performance Wind Place Date
Shot Put 20.24 Iffezheim 20 JUN 1998
Personal Best - Indoor
Performance Wind Place Date
Shot Put 19.96 Dortmund 22 FEB 1997
Progression - Outdoor showShow All Graphs
Shot Put Show Graphshow
Performance Place Date
2003 19.40 Neuwied-Engers 28 MAY
2002 19.84 Hamburg 12 JUN
2001 19.73 Gotha 16 JUN
2000 19.98 Braunschweig 02 JUL
1999 20.00 Chemnitz 02 JUN
1998 20.24 Iffezheim 20 JUN
1997 19.91 Athína 02 AUG
1996 19.07 Atlanta, GA 26 JUL
Progression - Indoor showShow All Graphs
Shot Put Show Graphshow
Performance Place Date
2004 16.86 Nordhausen 23 JAN
2002 19.13 Sindelfingen 16 FEB
2001 19.29 Dortmund 24 FEB
2000 19.89 Gent 27 FEB
1999 19.79 Hannover 30 JAN
1997 19.96 Dortmund 22 FEB
Honours - Shot Put
Rank Mark Wind Place Date
27th Olympic Games 12q2 18.72 Sydney 22 SEP 2000
7th IAAF World Championships in Athletics 8q2 19.37 Sevilla 21 AUG 1999
6th IAAF World Championships In Athletics 8 19.91 Athína 02 AUG 1997
6th IAAF World Indoor Championships 7q1 19.43 Paris-Bercy (Palais Omnisports) 07 MAR 1997
XXVI Olympic Games 8q1 19.07 Atlanta, GA 26 JUL 1996