Athlete Profile

Marco Fortes

  • COUNTRY Portugal Portugal
  • DATE OF BIRTH 26 SEP 1982
Marco Fortes of Portugal competes in the Men's Shot Put qualification on Day 7 of the London 2012 Olympic Games at Olympic Stadium on August 3, 2012 (Getty Images)
Marco Fortes of Portugal competes in the Men's Shot Put qualification on Day 7 of the London 2012 Olympic Games at Olympic Stadium on August 3, 2012 (Getty Images)
  • COUNTRY Portugal Portugal
  • DATE OF BIRTH 26 SEP 1982
Personal Best - Outdoor
Performance Wind Place Date
Shot Put 21.02 Bar 18 MAR 2012
Discus Throw 58.32 Seixal 26 JUL 2009
Personal Best - Indoor
Performance Wind Place Date
Shot Put 20.91 Pombal 12 FEB 2012
Progression - Outdoor showShow All Graphs
Shot Put Show Graphshow
Performance Place Date
2014 21.01 Leiria 16 MAR
2013 20.22 Dakar 12 JUN
2012 21.02 Bar 18 MAR
2011 20.89 København (Østerbro) 11 AUG
2010 20.69 San Fernando 04 JUN
2009 20.52 Huelva 10 JUN
2008 20.13 Split 16 MAR
2007 19.18 Leiria 01 JUN
2006 18.74 Leiria 03 JUN
2005 17.89 Leiria 18 JUN
2004 18.19 01 JAN
2003 18.57 Seia 02 AUG
2002 18.76 Lisboa 13 JUL
2001 18.02 Rio Maior 09 MAY
2000 17.31 Braga 29 JUL
Discus Throw Show Graphshow
Performance Place Date
2009 58.32 Seixal 26 JUL
2008 53.96 Lisboa 16 JUL
2003 51.22 01 JAN
2000 51.72 Coimbra 13 AUG
Progression - Indoor showShow All Graphs
Shot Put Show Graphshow
Performance Place Date
2014 20.41 Pombal 16 FEB
2013 20.02 Göteborg (Scandinavium) 01 MAR
2012 20.91 Pombal 12 FEB
2011 20.34 Paris-Bercy (Palais Omnisports) 04 MAR
2010 20.23 Pombal 14 FEB
2009 19.69 Pombal 15 FEB
2008 20.08 Valencia, ESP 09 FEB
2007 18.33 Pombal 11 FEB
2006 18.18 Espinho 26 FEB
2005 17.27 Peanía 20 FEB
2004 16.66 Espinho 01 FEB
2003 18.11 Espinho 02 FEB
2002 18.60 Valencia, ESP 23 FEB
Honours - Shot Put
Rank Mark Wind Place Date
IAAF World Indoor Championships 2014 11q1 20.12 Sopot (Ergo Arena) 07 MAR 2014
14th IAAF World Championships 8q1 19.38 Moskva (Luzhniki) 15 AUG 2013
The XXX Olympic Games 9q1 20.06 London (OP) 03 AUG 2012
IAAF World Indoor Championships 2012 10q1 19.83 Istanbul 09 MAR 2012
13th IAAF World Championships in Athletics 5 20.83 Daegu 02 SEP 2011
13th IAAF World Indoor Championships q2 NM Doha 12 MAR 2010
12th IAAF World Championships in Athletics 5q2 19.81 Berlin 15 AUG 2009
The XXIX Olympic Games 20q2 18.05 Beijing (National Stadium) 15 AUG 2008
12th IAAF World Indoor Championships 19q1 17.96 Valencia, ESP 07 MAR 2008
IAAF/Coca Cola World Junior Championships 8q1 16.36 Santiago de Chile 19 OCT 2000
Honours - Discus Throw
Rank Mark Wind Place Date
IAAF/Coca Cola World Junior Championships 12q1 46.32 Santiago de Chile 20 OCT 2000