Lenka Ledvinová

Lenka Ledvinová (born 11 August 1985 in Domažlice) is a hammer thrower from the Czech Republic.

Lenka Ledvinová
Personal information
Nationality Czech
Born (1985-08-11) August 11, 1985 (age 35)
Czech Republic Domažlice, Czech Republic
SportTrack and field
Event(s)Hammer thrower
Achievements and titles
Personal best(s)
  • 70.51 m (May 2009, Sušice)
Updated on 1 September 2012.

She finished sixth at the 2004 World Junior Championships and won the silver medal at the 2007 Summer Universiade. She also competed at the 2002 European Championships, the 2006 European Championships, the 2007 World Championships and the 2008 Olympic Games without reaching the final.

Ledvinová has improved Czech national record thrice since July 2008. Her personal best throw is 70.51 metres, achieved in May 2009 in Sušice.[1]

Competition recordEdit

Year Competition Venue Position Notes
Representing   Czech Republic
2002 World Junior Championships Kingston, Jamaica 15th (q) 55.50 m
European Championships Munich, Germany 43rd (q) 47.65 m
2004 World Junior Championships Grosseto, Italy 6th 60.18 m
2006 European Championships Gothenburg, Sweden 32nd (q) 60.85 m
2007 European U23 Championships Debrecen, Hungary 2nd 67.63 m
World Championships Osaka, Japan 21st (q) 66.57 m
Universiade Bangkok, Thailand 3rd 66.41 m
2008 Olympic Games Beijing, China 26th (q) 67.17 m
2009 Universiade Belgrade, Serbia 11th 65.53 m
World Championships Berlin, Germany 36th (q) 62.92 m
2010 European Championships Barcelona, Spain 20th (q) 60.74 m