Christina SCHWANITZ

Athlete Profile

  • COUNTRY
    Germany Germany
  • DATE OF BIRTH
    24 DEC 1985
    ATHLETE'S IAAF CODE
    14279753
Christina Schwanitz celebrates her shot put victory at the IAAF World Championships, Beijing 2015 (Getty Images)

Current World Ranking Positions

Discipline Place Score
Women's Overall Ranking 63 1328
Women's Shot Put 2 1328

Highest Ever World Ranking Positions

Discipline Place Duration
Women's Overall Ranking 55 for 2 weeks
Women's Shot Put 2 for 20 weeks
Highest ever World Rankings position is considered from 1/1/2019

Outdoor

Discipline Performance Wind Place Date Records Results Score
Shot Put 20.77 Beijing (CHN) 20 MAY 2015 1256
Discus Throw 47.27 Besigheim (GER) 23 JUL 2003 837

Legend

* Not legal.

Indoor

Discipline Performance Wind Place Date Records Results Score
Shot Put 20.05 Rochlitz (GER) 02 FEB 2014 1211

Legend

* Not legal.

Indoor

Discipline Performance Wind Place Date Records Results Score
Shot Put 19.54 Leipzig (GER) 16 FEB 2019 1179

Outdoor

Shot Put

Performance Place Date
2018 19.78 Biberach (GER) 09 JUL 2018
2016 20.17 Amsterdam (NED) 07 JUL 2016
2015 20.77 Beijing (CHN) 20 MAY 2015
2014 20.22 Halle (GER) 17 MAY 2014
2013 20.41 Moskva (RUS) 12 AUG 2013
2012 19.05 Bottrop (GER) 06 JUL 2012
2011 19.20 Daegu (KOR) 28 AUG 2011
2010 18.28 Chemnitz (GER) 20 JUN 2010
2009 19.06 Mannheim (GER) 20 JUN 2009
2008 19.31 Schönebeck (GER) 08 JUN 2008
2007 17.06 Igersheim (GER) 20 OCT 2007
2005 18.84 Rechberghausen (GER) 01 MAY 2005
2004 16.98 Stuttgart (GER) 10 OCT 2004
2003 15.07 Neckarsulm (GER) 27 APR 2003
2002 14.26 Gengenbach (GER) 08 JUN 2002

Outdoor

Discus Throw

Performance Place Date
2018 46.15 Gelenau (GER) 21 MAY 2018
2003 47.27 Besigheim (GER) 23 JUL 2003
2002 40.29 Mönchengladbach (GER) 29 JUN 2002

Indoor

Shot Put

Performance Place Date
2018/19 19.54 Leipzig (GER) 16 FEB 2019
2016/17 18.50 Leipzig (GER) 18 FEB 2017
2013/14 20.05 Rochlitz (GER) 02 FEB 2014
2012/13 19.79 Dortmund (GER) 23 FEB 2013
2011/12 19.15 Leipzig (GER) 12 FEB 2012
2010/11 18.87 Leipzig (GER) 26 FEB 2011
2009/10 17.56 Erfurt (GER) 30 JAN 2010
2007/08 19.68 Chemnitz (GER) 29 FEB 2008
2004/05 17.41 Sindelfingen (GER) 23 JAN 2005
2003/04 15.49 Karlsruhe (GER) 01 FEB 2004
2002/03 14.50 Leverkusen (GER) 15 FEB 2003

Honours - Olympic Games

Place Discipline Mark Wind Place Date
6. Shot Put 19.03 Rio de Janeiro (BRA) 12 AUG 2016

Honours - World Championships

Place Discipline Mark Wind Place Date
1. Shot Put 20.37 Beijing (CHN) 22 AUG 2015
2. Shot Put 20.41 Moskva (RUS) 12 AUG 2013
7. Shot Put 18.02 Helsinki (FIN) 13 AUG 2005

Honours - World Indoor Championships

Place Discipline Mark Wind Place Date
2. Shot Put 19.94 Sopot (POL) 08 MAR 2014
5. Shot Put 18.55 Valencia (ESP) 09 MAR 2008

Honours - World (Continental) Cup

Place Discipline Mark Wind Place Date
1. Shot Put 20.02 Marrakesh (MAR) 14 SEP 2014
3. Shot Put 19.73 Ostrava (CZE) 09 SEP 2018

Honours - World U20 Championships

Place Discipline Mark Wind Place Date
3. Shot Put 16.52 Grosseto (ITA) 17 JUL 2004

Honours - European Championships

Place Discipline Mark Wind Place Date
1. Shot Put 20.17 Amsterdam (NED) 07 JUL 2016
1. Shot Put 19.90 Zürich (SUI) 17 AUG 2014
2. Shot Put 19.19 Berlin (GER) 08 AUG 2018
5. Shot Put 18.25 Helsinki (FIN) 29 JUN 2012

Honours - Diamond League

Place Discipline Mark Wind Place Date
1. Shot Put 18.20 Birmingham (GBR) 18 AUG 2018
1. Shot Put 19.40 Rabat (MAR) 13 JUL 2018
1. Shot Put 19.91 Zürich (SUI) 03 SEP 2015
1. Shot Put 20.13 Stockholm (SWE) 29 JUL 2015
1. Shot Put 20.31 Paris (FRA) 04 JUL 2015
1. Shot Put 20.14 Oslo (NOR) 11 JUN 2015
1. Shot Put 19.68 Birmingham (GBR) 07 JUN 2015
1. Shot Put 20.10 Oslo (NOR) 13 JUN 2013
1. Shot Put 20.20 Shanghai (CHN) 18 MAY 2013

Honours - World Athletics Final

Place Discipline Mark Wind Place Date
5. Shot Put 18.19 Stuttgart (GER) 14 SEP 2008

Honours - European Indoor Championships

Place Discipline Mark Wind Place Date
1. Shot Put 19.25 Göteborg (SWE) 03 MAR 2013
2. Shot Put 19.11 Glasgow (GBR) 03 MAR 2019
2. Shot Put 18.65 Paris (FRA) 05 MAR 2011

Honours - European Team Championships

Place Discipline Mark Wind Place Date
1. Shot Put 19.82 Cheboksary (RUS) 21 JUN 2015
1. Shot Put 19.43 Braunschweig (GER) 22 JUN 2014
1. Shot Put 19.30 Gateshead (GBR) 23 JUN 2013
1. Shot Put 18.55 Annecy (FRA) 22 JUN 2008

Honours - European U23 Championships

Place Discipline Mark Wind Place Date
2. Shot Put 18.64 Erfurt (GER) 16 JUL 2005

Honours - National Championships

Place Discipline Mark Wind Place Date
1. Shot Put 19.49 Kassel (GER) 19 JUN 2016
1. Shot Put 20.00 Nürnberg (GER) 25 JUL 2015
1. Shot Put 19.69 Ulm (GER) 25 JUL 2014
1. Shot Put 19.76 Ulm (GER) 06 JUL 2013
1. Shot Put 18.95 Kassel (GER) 24 JUL 2011

Honours - National Indoor Championships

Place Discipline Mark Wind Place Date
1. Shot Put 19.54 Leipzig (GER) 16 FEB 2019
1. Shot Put 18.50 Leipzig (GER) 18 FEB 2017
1. Shot Put 19.89 Leipzig (GER) 22 FEB 2014
1. Shot Put 19.79 Dortmund (GER) 23 FEB 2013
1. Shot Put 18.87 Leipzig (GER) 26 FEB 2011
Results in:

Shot Put Indoor

Date Competition Cnt. Cat Race Pl. Result
19 JAN 2019 Regional Ind. Ch., Chemnitz GERGER F F 1. 19.07
25 JAN 2019 Indoor Meeting, Erfurt GERGER F F 1. 19.16
26 JAN 2019 New Balance Indoor Grand Prix, Boston, MA USAUSA A F 2. 18.87
06 FEB 2019 ORLEN Copernicus Cup, Toruń POLPOL A F 1. 18.97
09 FEB 2019 Shot Put Meeting, Sassnitz GERGER F F 1. 19.31
16 FEB 2019 German Ind. Ch., Leipzig GERGER D F 1. 19.54
20 FEB 2019 PSD Bank Leichtathletik Meeting, Düsseldorf GERGER A F 1. 19.14
01 MAR 2019 European Indoor Championships, Glasgow GBRGBR A Q 1. 19.09
03 MAR 2019 European Indoor Championships, Glasgow GBRGBR A F 2. 19.11