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Danuta Rosani

Full name: Danuta Zofia Rosani (-Gwardecka)
Gender: Female
Height: 5'9" (176 cm)
Weight: 198 lbs (90 kg)
Born: April 30, 1951 in Starogard Gdański, Pomorskie, Poland
Affiliations: Gwardia Warszawa, Warszawa (POL)
Country: POL Poland
Sport: Athletics

Biography

Danuta Rosani was Polish women’s champion in the discus in 1974 and 1976. At the 1976 Montréal Olympics she was disqualified for anabolic steroid use, which was the first official doping cause in the history of track & field at the Olympics. She later married discus thrower Andrzej Gwardecki and had a daughter named Agnes.

Personal Best: DT – 62.60 (1976).

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1976 Summer 25 Montréal Athletics Women's Discus Throw Poland POL AC QR

Women's Discus Throw

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank D BMD
1976 Summer 25 Montréal Athletics Poland Qualifying Round AC DQ [57.78]
1976 Summer 25 Montréal Athletics Poland Qualifying Round Round One AC DQ [foul]
1976 Summer 25 Montréal Athletics Poland Qualifying Round Round Two AC DQ [57.78] [57.78]
1976 Summer 25 Montréal Athletics Poland Qualifying Round Round Three AC DQ [pass]