Tomáš Staněk

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Tomáš Staněk
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Tomáš Staněk at the 2015 European Team Championships
Personal information
Born (1991-06-13) 13 June 1991 (age 29)
Prague, Czechoslovakia [1]
Height1.90 m (6 ft 3 in)
Weight125 kg (276 lb)
CountryFlag of the Czech Republic.svg  Czech Republic
Sport Athletics
Event(s) Shot put
Achievements and titles
Personal best(s)22.01 m (NR) (outdoor)
21.43 m (indoor)

Tomáš Staněk (born 13 June 1991) is a Czech athlete specialising in the shot put. [2] He represented his country at the 2017 World Championships, finishing fourth. He won the silver medal at the 2017 European Indoor Championships.

His personal bests in the event are 22.01 metres outdoors (Schönebeck 2017) and 21.61 indoors (Ostrava 2018).

Competition record

Representing the Flag of the Czech Republic.svg  Czech Republic
2013 European U23 Championships Tampere, Finland 5thShot put 19.18 m
2014 World Indoor Championships Sopot, Poland 12th (q)Shot put 20.06 m
European Championships Zürich, Switzerland 14th (q)Shot put 19.61 m
2015 European Indoor Championships Prague, Czech Republic Shot put NM
World Championships Beijing, China 19th (q)Shot put 19.64 m
2016 World Indoor Championships Portland, United States 16thShot put 19.46 m
Olympic Games Rio de Janeiro, Brazil 20th (q)Shot put 19.76 m
2017 European Indoor Championships Belgrade, Serbia 2ndShot put 21.43 m
World Championships London, United Kingdom 4thShot put 21.41 m
2018 World Indoor Championships Birmingham, United Kingdom 3rdShot put 21.44 m
European Championships Berlin, Germany 4thShot put 21.16 m
2019 European Indoor Championships Glasgow, United Kingdom 3rdShot put 21.25 m
World Championships Doha, Qatar 10thShot put 20.79 m
2021 European Indoor Championships Toruń, Poland 1stShot put 21.62 m

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