Michelle Carter

Athlete Profile

  • COUNTRY
    United States United States
  • DATE OF BIRTH
    12 OCT 1985
USA's Michelle Carter in shot put qualifying the IAAF World Championships, Beijing 2015 (Getty Images)

Personal Best - Outdoor

Performance Wind Place Date
Shot Put 20.63 Rio de Janeiro (Estádio Olímpico) 12 AUG 2016
Discus Throw 54.06 Sacramento, CA 06 JUN 2007

Personal Best - Indoor

Performance Wind Place Date
Shot Put 20.21 Portland (Oregon Convention Center), OR 19 MAR 2016

Progression - Outdoor

Shot Put

Performance Place Date
2017 19.34 Sacramento (Hornet Stadium), CA 24 JUN
2016 20.63 Rio de Janeiro (Estádio Olímpico) 12 AUG
2015 20.02 Eugene (Hayward Field), OR 25 JUN
2014 19.84 Marrakech (Le Grande Stade) 14 SEP
2013 20.24 Des Moines (Drake Stadium), IA 22 JUN
2012 19.60 Lausanne (Pontaise) 23 AUG
2011 19.86 Eugene, OR 23 JUN
2010 18.80 Göteborg 10 AUG
2009 19.13 Stockholm (Kungsträdgården) 30 JUL
2008 18.85 Eugene, OR 05 JUL
2007 17.57 Indianapolis, IN 24 JUN
2006 17.98 Waco, TX 13 MAY
2005 18.26 Carson, CA 24 JUN
2004 17.55 Grosseto (Stadio Zecchini) 17 JUL
2003 16.73 Austin, TX 10 MAY
2002 16.25 Austin, TX 10 MAY
2001 15.23 Debrecen 14 JUL

Discus Throw

Performance Place Date
2007 54.06 Sacramento, CA 06 JUN
2006 52.33 Denton, TX 15 APR
2005 52.12 Austin, TX 08 APR
2001 46.03 Austin, TX 11 MAY

Progression - Indoor

Shot Put

Performance Place Date
2017 19.03 Albuquerque (ABQ Convention Center), NM 05 MAR
2016 20.21 Portland (Oregon Convention Center), OR 19 MAR
2015 19.45 Boston (Reggie Lewis), MA 01 MAR
2014 19.10 Sopot (Ergo Arena) 08 MAR
2013 19.88 Zürich (Hauptbahnhof) 28 AUG
2012 19.58 Istanbul (Ataköy Arena) 10 MAR
2011 18.82 Zürich (Hauptbahnhof) 07 SEP
2010 18.20 Doha (Aspire Dome) 13 MAR
2007 18.12 Fayetteville, AR 09 MAR
2006 18.56 Fayetteville, AR 11 MAR
2005 17.86 Fayetteville, AR 11 MAR
2004 17.05 Houston, TX 23 JAN
2003 16.70 Landover, MD 16 MAR

Honours - Shot Put

Rank Mark Wind Place Date
IAAF World Championships London 2017 3 19.14 London (Olympic Stadium) 09 AUG 2017
The XXXI Olympic Games 1 20.63 Rio de Janeiro (Estádio Olímpico) 12 AUG 2016
IAAF World Indoor Championships 1 20.21 Portland (Oregon Convention Center), OR 19 MAR 2016
15th IAAF World Championships 3 19.76 Beijing (National Stadium) 22 AUG 2015
2nd IAAF Continental Cup 2014 2 19.84 Marrakech (Le Grande Stade) 14 SEP 2014
IAAF World Indoor Championships 2014 5 19.10 Sopot (Ergo Arena) 08 MAR 2014
14th IAAF World Championships 4 19.94 Moskva (Luzhniki) 12 AUG 2013
The XXX Olympic Games 4 19.42 London (Olympic Stadium) 06 AUG 2012
IAAF World Indoor Championships 2012 3 19.58 Istanbul (Ataköy Arena) 10 MAR 2012
13th IAAF World Championships in Athletics 9 18.76 Daegu (DS) 29 AUG 2011
13th IAAF World Indoor Championships 12q1 18.20 Doha (Aspire Dome) 13 MAR 2010
IAAF/VTB Bank World Athletics Final 5 18.66 Thessaloníki 13 SEP 2009
12th IAAF World Championships in Athletics 6 18.96 Berlin (Olympiastadion) 16 AUG 2009
The XXIX Olympic Games 13 17.74 Beijing (National Stadium) 16 AUG 2008
10th IAAF World Junior Championships 1 17.55 Grosseto (Stadio Zecchini) 17 JUL 2004
2nd IAAF/Westel World Youth Championships 2 15.23 Debrecen 14 JUL 2001

Honours - Discus Throw

Rank Mark Wind Place Date
2nd IAAF/Westel World Youth Championships 6q2 41.87 Debrecen 12 JUL 2001
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