Vikas GOWDA

Athlete Profile

  • COUNTRY
    India India
  • DATE OF BIRTH
    05 JUL 1983
    ATHLETE'S IAAF CODE
    189859
Vikas Gowda of India 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)

Outdoor

Discipline Performance Wind Place Date Records
Shot Put 19.62 Atlanta, GA (USA) 12 MAY 2006
Shot Put (6kg) 19.30 Kingston (JAM) 16 JUL 2002
Discus Throw 66.28 Norman, OK (USA) 12 APR 2012
Discus Throw (1.750kg) 56.93 Kingston (JAM) 17 JUL 2002

Legend

* Not legal.

Indoor

Discipline Performance Wind Place Date Records
Shot Put 19.60 Chapel Hill, NC (USA) 19 FEB 2005

Legend

* Not legal.

Latest Active Season: 2017

Outdoor

Discipline Performance Wind Place Date Records
Discus Throw 62.35 Chula Vista, CA (USA) 27 MAY 2017

Outdoor

Shot Put

Performance Place Date
2006 19.62 Atlanta, GA (USA) 12 MAY 2006
2005 18.19 Tallahassee, FL (USA) 23 APR 2005
2003 16.53 Raleigh (USA) 18 APR 2003
2002 17.63 Chapel Hill, NC (USA) 11 MAY 2002

Outdoor

Shot Put (6kg)

Performance Place Date
2002 19.30 Kingston (JAM) 16 JUL 2002

Outdoor

Discus Throw

Performance Place Date
2017 62.35 Chula Vista, CA (USA) 27 MAY 2017
2016 58.99 Rio de Janeiro (BRA) 12 AUG 2016
2015 65.75 San Diego, CA (USA) 25 APR 2015
2014 65.62 Tucson, AZ (USA) 24 MAY 2014
2013 65.82 Mesa (USA) 05 APR 2013
2012 66.28 Norman, OK (USA) 12 APR 2012
2011 64.91 Chula Vista, CA (USA) 09 JUN 2011
2010 63.69 New Delhi (IND) 10 OCT 2010
2008 64.83 Salinas (USA) 08 MAY 2008
2007 64.96 Salinas (USA) 17 MAY 2007
2006 61.76 Austin, TX (USA) 08 APR 2006
2005 64.69 Charlotte (USA) 02 APR 2005
2004 64.35 Salinas (USA) 19 MAY 2004
2003 59.32 Austin, TX (USA) 05 APR 2003
2002 55.28 Philadelphia (USA) 26 APR 2002

Outdoor

Discus Throw (1.750kg)

Performance Place Date
2002 56.93 Kingston (JAM) 17 JUL 2002

Indoor

Shot Put

Performance Place Date
2005/06 19.25 Blacksburg (USA) 25 FEB 2006
2004/05 19.60 Chapel Hill, NC (USA) 19 FEB 2005
2003/04 19.10 Chapel Hill, NC (USA) 31 JAN 2004
2002/03 17.51 Chapel Hill, NC (USA) 01 FEB 2003
2001/02 16.66 Chapel Hill, NC (USA) 08 FEB 2002

Honours - Olympic Games

Place Discipline Mark Wind Place Date
8. Discus Throw 64.79 London (GBR) 07 AUG 2012

Honours - World Championships

Place Discipline Mark Wind Place Date
7. Discus Throw 64.03 Moskva (RUS) 13 AUG 2013
7. Discus Throw 64.05 Daegu (KOR) 30 AUG 2011

Honours - World U20 Championships

Place Discipline Mark Wind Place Date
8. Shot Put (6kg) 19.30 Kingston (JAM) 16 JUL 2002

Honours - Asian Championships

Place Discipline Mark Wind Place Date
1. Discus Throw 62.03 Wuhan (CHN) 06 JUN 2015
1. Discus Throw 64.90 Pune (IND) 04 JUL 2013
2. Discus Throw 62.84 Incheon (KOR) 01 SEP 2005
2. Discus Throw 61.58 Kobe (JPN) 07 JUL 2011
3. Discus Throw 60.81 Bhubaneshwar (IND) 06 JUL 2017
4. Discus Throw 60.91 Amman (JOR) 27 JUL 2007

Honours - Asian Games

Place Discipline Mark Wind Place Date
2. Discus Throw 62.58 Incheon (KOR) 30 SEP 2014
3. Discus Throw 63.13 Guangzhou (CHN) 24 NOV 2010
6. Discus Throw 58.28 Doha (QAT) 10 DEC 2006
7. Shot Put 18.09 Doha (QAT) 11 DEC 2006

Honours - Commonwealth Games

Place Discipline Mark Wind Place Date
1. Discus Throw 63.64 Glasgow (GBR) 31 JUL 2014
2. Discus Throw 63.69 New Delhi (IND) 10 OCT 2010
5. Shot Put 18.46 Melbourne (AUS) 20 MAR 2006
6. Discus Throw 60.08 Melbourne (AUS) 23 MAR 2006

Honours - NCAA Championships

Place Discipline Mark Wind Place Date
1. Discus Throw 60.55 Sacramento (USA) 09 JUN 2006
Results in:

Discus Throw

Date Competition Cnt. Cat Race Pl. Result
18 MAY 2017 Tucson Elite Classic USAUSA F F 2. 61.13
20 MAY 2017 Tucson Elite Classic USAUSA F F 3. 61.06
27 MAY 2017 Chula Vista CVEATC High Performance Meet USAUSA F F 2. 62.35
10 JUN 2017 Mesa ALTIS Invitational USAUSA F F 1. 59.82
17 JUN 2017 Chula Vista CVEATC Last Chance USAUSA F F 1. 60.57
06 JUL 2017 Bhubaneshwar Asian Championships INDIND GL F 3. 60.81