Shanice Craft




Born: 15/05/1993 (24 yo)
Birth place: Mannheim (Germany)

Citizenship : Germany
Ascendant : USA
Ethnicity : Afro-american

Occupation : Athletes (Discus throw and shot put)
Active Years: 2009 to present


Summary


Shanice Craft is a German athlete



Biography


Shanice Craft is a German athlete who competes in the discus throw and shot put. She won the bronze medal in the discus at the 2014 European Championships which is her first major senior medal. In addition, she won multiple medals in various junior categories.

Her father is an African-American soldier, her mother a German former competitive swimmer.



Websites & Social Networks


www.facebook.com/ShaniceCraft


Competition record

  • 2009      World Youth Championships (Brixen, Italy) - 3rd - Discus throw 49.15 m
  • 2010      Youth Olympic Games (Singapore) - 1st - Discus throw 55.49 m
  • 2011      European Junior Championships (Tallinn, Estonia) - 1st - Discus throw 58.65 m
  • 2012      World Junior Championships (Barcelona, Spain) - 1st - Shot put 17.15 m
  • 2012      World Junior Championships (Barcelona, Spain) - 2nd - Discus throw 60.42 m
  • 2013      European Indoor Championships (Gothenburg, Sweden) - 11th (q) - Shot put 17.30 m
  • 2013      European Cup Winter Throwing (Castellón, Spain) - 1st - Discus throw 60.14 m
  • 2013      European U23 Championships (Tampere, Finland) - 2nd - Shot put 17.29 m
  • 2013      European U23 Championships (Tampere, Finland) - 2nd - Discus throw  58.64 m
  • 2014      European Cup Winter Throwing (Leiria, Portugal) - 1st - Discus throw 64.16 m
  • 2014      European Championships (Zürich, Switzerland) - 3rd - Discus throw 64.33 m

 Personal bests

  • Outdoor
    Shot put – 17.75 (Ulm 2014)
    Discus throw – 65.88 (Ulm 2014)
  • Indoor
    Shot put – 17.66 (Dortmund 2013)

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