1974 European Athletics Championships – Women's discus throw

The women's discus throw at the 1974 European Athletics Championships was held in Rome, Italy, at Stadio Olimpico on 6 September 1974.[1]

MedalistsEdit

Gold Faina Melnik
  Soviet Union
Silver Argentina Menis
  Romania
Bronze Gabriele Hinzmann
  East Germany

ResultsEdit

FinalEdit

6 September

Rank Name Nationality Result Notes
  Faina Melnik   Soviet Union 69.00 CR
  Argentina Menis   Romania 64.62
  Gabriele Hinzmann   East Germany 62.50
4 Mariya Petkova   Bulgaria 61.92
5 Karin Höldtke   East Germany 58.92
6 Olimpia Cataramă   Romania 58.30
7 Liesel Westermann   West Germany 57.40
8 Vasilka Stoyeva   Bulgaria 57.12
9 Helena Vyhnalova   Czechoslovakia 55.24
10 Svetla Bozhkova   Bulgaria 54.28
11 Rosemary Payne   Great Britain 49.16

ParticipationEdit

According to an unofficial count, 11 athletes from 7 countries participated in the event.

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ European Athletics Championships Zürich 2014 - STATISTICS HANDBOOK (PDF), European Athletics Association, pp. 420–427, retrieved 13 August 2014