Gabriela Petrova

Gabriela Petrova (Bulgarian: Габриела Петрова; born 29 June, 1992 in Haskovo) is a Bulgarian athlete specialising in the triple jump.[1]

Gabriela Petrova
Personal information
NationalityBulgarian
Born (1992-06-29) 29 June 1992 (age 29)
Haskovo, Bulgaria
Height1.68 m (5 ft 6 in)
Weight62 kg (137 lb)
Sport
Country Bulgaria
SportTrack and field
Event(s)Triple jump

CareerEdit

She won the silver medal at the 2015 European Indoor Championships in Prague. In addition, she finished fifth at the 2014 European Championships in Zürich.

Her personal bests in the triple jump are 14.66 metres outdoors (Beijing 2015) and 14.55 metres indoors (Dobrich 2015).

Petrova is the holder of a European title for the under 23 age group.[2]

Competition recordEdit

Year Competition Venue Position Event Notes
Representing   Bulgaria
2009 World Youth Championships Brixen, Italy 18th (q) Triple jump 12.46 m
2010 World Junior Championships Moncton, Canada 16th (q) Triple jump 12.74 m
2011 European Junior Championships Tallinn, Estonia 5th Triple jump 13.00 m
2013 European U23 Championships Tampere, Finland 1st Triple jump 13.91 m
2014 European Championships Zürich, Switzerland 5th Triple jump 14.13 m
2015 European Indoor Championships Prague, Czech Republic 2nd Triple jump 14.52 m
2015 World Championships Beijing, China 4th Triple jump 14.66 m
2016 European Championships Amsterdam, Netherlands 20th (q) Triple jump 13.46 m
Olympic Games Rio de Janeiro, Brazil 22nd (q) Triple jump 13.92 m
2017 World Championships London, United Kingdom 17th (q) Triple jump 13.90 m
2018 World Indoor Championships Birmingham, United Kingdom 11th Triple jump 13.91 m
European Championships Berlin, Germany 6th Triple jump 14.26 m
2019 World Championships Doha, Qatar 16th (q) Triple jump 13.98 m

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Gabriela Petrova at World Athletics
  2. ^ mediapool editors (2015-03-07). "Габриела Петрова с шанс за европейска титла в тройния скок в Прага, Лалова и Евтимова ще бягат на полуфиналите на 60 м". mediapool.bg. Retrieved 2015-03-16.