Kristjan Rahnu (born 29 August 1979 in Kohila) is an Estonian decathlete.[1] His personal best dates back to 2005 when he did 8526 points in France, Arles on June 4–5. After many injuries and other issues, Rahnu is trying to make a successful return to the sport in 2009 for the first time since the European World Championships in 2006.

Kristjan Rahnu
Personal information
Full nameKristjan Rahnu
Born (1979-08-29) 29 August 1979 (age 40)
Kohila, Estonia
Height189 cm (74 in)[1]
Weight82 kg (181 lb)[1]


Year Competition Venue Position Event Notes
Representing   Estonia
1998 World Junior Championships Annecy, France Decathlon DNF
2005 World Championships Helsinki, Finland 6th Decathlon 8223
Décastar Talence, France 3rd Decathlon 8124
2006 World Indoor Championships Moscow, Russia 4th Heptathlon 6062 PB
European Championships Gothenburg, Sweden 9th Decathlon 8083


  1. ^ a b c "Kristjan Rahnu". Decathlon2000. 2009-06-04. Retrieved 30 July 2010.

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