Karsten Dilla

Karsten Dilla (born 17 July 1989) is a German athlete specialising in the pole vault.[2] He represented his country at the 2011 World Championships without qualifying for the final.

Karsten Dilla
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Karsten Dilla in 2011
Personal information
Born (1989-08-16) 16 August 1989 (age 30)
Düsseldorf, West Germany
Height1.89 m (6 ft 2 in)
Weight81 kg (179 lb)
Event(s)Pole vault
ClubTSV Bayer 04 Leverkusen[1]
Coached byLeszek Klima
Jörn Elberding

His personal bests in the event are 5.72 metres outdoors (Jockgrim 2011) and 5.73 metres indoors (Bad Oeynhausen 2012).

Competition recordEdit

Year Competition Venue Position Notes
Representing   Germany
2007 European Junior Championships Hengelo, Netherlands 4th 5.35 m
2008 World Junior Championships Bydgoszcz, Poland 3rd 5.30 m
2009 European U23 Championships Kaunas, Lithuania 13th (q) 5.20 m
2011 European U23 Championships Ostrava, Czech Republic 2nd 5.60 m
World Championships Daegu, South Korea 24th (q) 5.35 m
2014 European Championships Zürich, Switzerland 9th (q) 5.40 m
2016 European Championships Amsterdam, Netherlands 7th 5.30 m
Olympic Games Rio de Janeiro, Brazil 28th (q) 5.30 m


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