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

Top Performances

Sport Guides

ATHLETICS

Sophie Hitchon competed in ATHLETICS

Did you know?

  • With 2,000 athletes competing in 47 events, athletics is the largest single sport at the Games.
  • There are 24 track events, the majority of which begin with one or more rounds of heats.
  • The 16 field events start with a qualification stage, with the best athletes qualifying for the final.
  • Only the five road races, the men's and women's 10,000m and the decathlon and heptathlon have no heats.
  • The majority of athletics events are held in the new Olympic Stadium, which has a capacity of 80,000.

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

23

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

33

View the London 2012 medallist table