Athlete Profile

Ralf Bartels

  • COUNTRY Germany Germany
  • DATE OF BIRTH 21 FEB 1978
Ralf Bartels in the qualification round of the Shot Put in Daegu (Getty Images)
Ralf Bartels in the qualification round of the Shot Put in Daegu (Getty Images)
  • COUNTRY Germany Germany
  • DATE OF BIRTH 21 FEB 1978
Personal Best - Outdoor
Performance Wind Place Date
Shot Put 21.37 Berlin (Olympiastadion) 15 AUG 2009
Shot Put (5kg) 21.38 Halle 13 MAY 1995
Personal Best - Indoor
Performance Wind Place Date
Shot Put 21.44 Doha (Aspire Dome) 13 MAR 2010
Progression - Outdoor showShow All Graphs
Shot Put Show Graphshow
Performance Place Date
2013 20.13 Ried 14 JUN
2012 20.40 Sondershausen 15 AUG
2011 20.58 Halle 21 MAY
2010 21.14 Doha 14 MAY
2009 21.37 Berlin (Olympiastadion) 15 AUG
2008 20.60 Nürnberg 06 JUL
2007 20.75 Neuwied-Engers 27 JUN
2006 21.13 Göteborg 07 AUG
2005 21.36 Neuwied-Engers 29 MAY
2004 20.88 Engers 19 MAY
2003 20.67 Neuwied-Engers 28 MAY
2002 20.85 Gotha 09 JUN
2001 20.30 Gotha 16 JUN
2000 19.34 Wipperfurth 13 AUG
1999 18.95 Mannheim 19 JUN
1996 18.71 Sydney (SOPAC) 25 AUG
Shot Put (5kg) Show Graphshow
Performance Place Date
1995 21.38 Halle 13 MAY
Progression - Indoor showShow All Graphs
Shot Put Show Graphshow
Performance Place Date
2013 20.16 Göteborg (Scandinavium) 01 MAR
2012 19.67 Nordhausen 20 JAN
2011 21.16 Paris-Bercy (Palais Omnisports) 04 MAR
2010 21.44 Doha (Aspire Dome) 13 MAR
2009 20.39 Torino 08 MAR
2007 20.01 Nordhausen 19 JAN
2006 21.43 Karlsruhe 25 FEB
2005 19.57 Nordhausen 28 JAN
2004 20.66 Neubrandenburg 15 FEB
2003 20.07 Leipzig 22 FEB
2002 19.83 Sassnitz 01 FEB
2001 19.69 Sassnitz 03 MAR
2000 19.12 Sindelfingen 12 FEB
Honours - Shot Put
Rank Mark Wind Place Date
The XXX Olympic Games 7q2 20.00 London (OP) 03 AUG 2012
13th IAAF World Championships in Athletics 9 20.14 Daegu 02 SEP 2011
13th IAAF World Indoor Championships 2 21.44 Doha (Aspire Dome) 13 MAR 2010
IAAF/VTB Bank World Athletics Final 5 20.58 Thessaloníki 12 SEP 2009
12th IAAF World Championships in Athletics 3 21.37 Berlin (Olympiastadion) 15 AUG 2009
The XXIX Olympic Games q1 DNS Beijing (National Stadium) 15 AUG 2008
5th IAAF World Athletics Final 6 19.49 Stuttgart 22 SEP 2007
11th IAAF World Championships in Athletics 6 20.45 Osaka (Nagai Stadium) 25 AUG 2007
10th IAAF World Cup 1 20.67 Athína (Olympic Stadium) 16 SEP 2006
4th IAAF World Athletics Final 6 20.19 Stuttgart 09 SEP 2006
11th IAAF World Indoor Championships 11q1 19.46 Moskva (Olimpiyskiy Stadion) 10 MAR 2006
3rd IAAF World Athletics Final 4 20.53 Monaco (Stade Louis II) 10 SEP 2005
10th IAAF World Championships in Athletics 3 20.99 Helsinki 06 AUG 2005
28th Olympic Games 7 20.26 Olýmpia 18 AUG 2004
10th IAAF World Indoor Championships 6q1 19.93 Budapest (Sportarena) 06 MAR 2004
9th IAAF World Championships in Athletics 5 20.50 Paris Saint-Denis (Stade de France) 23 AUG 2003
9th IAAF World Indoor Championships 12q1 19.32 Birmingham (NIA), GBR 14 MAR 2003
9th IAAF World Cup in Athletics 3 20.67 Madrid 20 SEP 2002
8th IAAF World Championships 12q2 19.41 Edmonton 04 AUG 2001
6th IAAF World Junior Championships 1 18.71 Sydney (SOPAC) 25 AUG 1996