Bùi Thị Thu Thảo

Bùi Thị Thu Thảo (born 29 April 1992) is a Vietnamese athlete specialising in the long jump.[2] She won the gold medal at the 2017 Asian Championships and the gold at the 2018 Asian Games.

Bùi Thị Thu Thảo
Women Long Jump Gold Medalist, Bui Thi Thu Of Vietnam.jpg
Bùi Thị Thu Thảo in 2017
Personal information
Nationality Vietnam
Born (1992-04-29) 29 April 1992 (age 29)
Hanoi, Vietnam
Height1.64 m (5 ft 5 in)[1]
Weight58 kg (128 lb)
Sport
SportAthletics
Event(s)Long jump

Her personal bests in the event are 6.68 metres outdoors (+0.2 m/s, Kuala Lumpur 2017) and 6.36 metres indoors (Ashgabat 2017).[3] Both are current national records.

International competitionsEdit

Year Competition Venue Position Event Notes
Representing   Vietnam
2010 Asian Junior Championships Hanoi, Vietnam 3rd Heptathlon 4170 pts
2011 Southeast Asian Games Palembang, Indonesia 5th Long jump 6.11 m
2013 Southeast Asian Games Naypyidaw, Myanmar 3rd Long jump 6.14 m
2014 Asian Games Incheon, South Korea 2nd Long jump 6.44 m
Asian Beach Games Danang, Vietnam 2nd Long jump 5.35 m
2015 Southeast Asian Games Singapore 2nd Long jump 6.65 m
2016 Asian Indoor Championships Doha, Qatar 2nd Long jump 6.30 m
Asian Beach Games Danang, Vietnam 1st Long jump 6.32 m
2017 Asian Championships Bhubaneswar, India 1st Long jump 6.54 m
Southeast Asian Games Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia 1st Long jump 6.68 m
Asian Indoor and Martial Arts Games Ashgabat, Turkmenistan 2nd Long jump 6.36 m
2018 Asian Indoor Championships Tehran, Iran 1st Long jump 6.20 m
3rd Triple jump 13.22 m
Asian Games Jakarta, Indonesia 1st Long jump 6.55 m

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Ashgabat 2017 bio[permanent dead link]
  2. ^ Bùi Thị Thu Thảo at World Athletics
  3. ^ "All-Athletics profile". All-Athletics.com. Retrieved 27 October 2017.