|Born||2 February 1973|
|Height||1.96 m (6 ft 5 in)|
|Weight||124 kg (273 lb)|
|Updated on 12 August 2012.|
Tammert competed at the 2004 Olympics and originally finishing fourth, but as gold medal winner Róbert Fazekas was disqualified, Tammert received the bronze medal. A month later he placed third at the World Athletics Final.
His personal best throw is 70.82m (232'3½"), set on 15 April 2006 in Denton, Texas.
Aleksander Tammert is a SMU Mustangs class of 1996.
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