Sophie Hitchon Great Britain & N. Ireland

Key Facts

Country

Competed in

Date of birth

11 Jul 1991

Height

1.7m

Weight

74kg

Medals

London 2012
Gold Silver Bronze
0 0 0

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10 Aug 12

Tatyana Lysenko Lysenko sets new Olympic record

Russia's Tatyana Lysenko clinches gold in the women's hammer final but Britain's Sophie Hitchon is disappointed.

Sophie Hitchon Hitchon sets new GB hammer record

Sophie Hitchon breaks her own British hammer record by 37cm to qualify for Friday's final.

Sophie Hitchon competes in hammer competition Hitchon sets new GB hammer record

Sophie Hitchon sets a new British record of 71.98m in the hammer to give herself a chance of reaching the final.

Results for Sophie Hitchon

Date Event Rank Mark
10 Aug Women's Hammer Throw Final 12 69.33 m
8 Aug Women's Hammer Throw Qualification, Group 1 5 71.98 m

Head to Head

Sophie Hitchon vs Amber Campbell

Sophie Hitchon

Sophie Hitchon Great Britain & N. Ireland flag

London 2012 medals

0

London 2012 appearances

2

London 2012 results (m)

69.33 Women's Hammer Throw

Height

1.7m (5'7")

Weight

74kg

Age

24

Amber Campbell

Amber Campbell United States flag

London 2012 medals

0

London 2012 appearances

1

London 2012 results (m)

69.93 Women's Hammer Throw

Height

1.7m (5'7")

Weight

91kg

Age

34

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