Robert Harting of Germany reacts as he competes in the Men's Discus Throw qualification on Day 10 of the London 2012 Olympic Games at the Olympic Stadium on August 6 2012 (Getty Images)
Robert Harting of Germany reacts as he competes in the Men's Discus Throw qualification on Day 10 of the London 2012 Olympic Games at the Olympic Stadium on August 6 2012 (Getty Images)
  • COUNTRY Germany Germany
  • DATE OF BIRTH 18 OCT 1984
Personal Best - Outdoor
Performance Wind Place Date
Shot Put 18.63 Gotha 06 JUL 2007
Shot Put (6kg) 18.58 Fulda 06 JUL 2003
Discus Throw 70.66 Turnov 22 MAY 2012
Discus Throw (1.750kg) 64.05 Halle 25 MAY 2003
Discus Throw (1.500kg) 63.70 Halle 19 MAY 2001
Progression - Outdoor showShow All Graphs
Shot Put Show Graphshow
Performance Place Date
2007 18.63 Gotha 06 JUL
Shot Put (6kg) Show Graphshow
Performance Place Date
2003 18.58 Fulda 06 JUL
Discus Throw Show Graphshow
Performance Place Date
2013 69.91 Hengelo 08 JUN
2012 70.66 Turnov 22 MAY
2011 68.99 Halle 21 MAY
2010 69.69 Neubrandenburg 28 AUG
2009 69.43 Berlin 19 AUG
2008 68.65 Kaunas 08 JUN
2007 66.93 Schönebeck 10 JUN
2006 65.22 Wiesbaden 13 MAY
2005 66.02 Wiesbaden 29 MAY
2004 64.05 Halle 22 MAY
2003 59.54 Dortmund 15 JUN
2002 54.25 01 JAN
Discus Throw (1.750kg) Show Graphshow
Performance Place Date
2003 64.05 Halle 25 MAY
2002 56.23 Kingston, JAM 17 JUL
Discus Throw (1.500kg) Show Graphshow
Performance Place Date
2001 63.70 Halle 19 MAY
Honours - Discus Throw
Rank Mark Wind Place Date
14th IAAF World Championships 1 69.11 Moskva (Luzhniki) 13 AUG 2013
The XXX Olympic Games 1 68.27 London (OP) 07 AUG 2012
13th IAAF World Championships in Athletics 1 68.97 Daegu 30 AUG 2011
IAAF/VTB Bank Continental Cup 2010 1 66.85 Split 05 SEP 2010
IAAF/VTB Bank World Athletics Final 2 66.37 Thessaloniki 12 SEP 2009
12th IAAF World Championships in Athletics 1 69.43 Berlin 19 AUG 2009
6th IAAF/VTB Bank World Athletics Final 3 65.76 Stuttgart 13 SEP 2008
The XXIX Olympic Games 4 67.09 Beijing (National Stadium) 19 AUG 2008
5th IAAF World Athletics Final 4 65.25 Stuttgart 22 SEP 2007
11th IAAF World Championships in Athletics 2 66.68 Osaka (Nagai Stadium) 28 AUG 2007
Honours - Discus Throw (1.750kg)
Rank Mark Wind Place Date
IAAF/Coca Cola World Junior Championships 8q1 56.23 Kingston, JAM 17 JUL 2002
Honours - Discus Throw (1.500kg)
Rank Mark Wind Place Date
2nd IAAF/Westel World Youth Championships 2 62.04 Debrecen 14 JUL 2001