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Klavdiya Tochonova

Full name: Klavdiya Aleksandrovna Tochonova (-Khlybova)
Original name: Клавдия Александровна Точёнова (-Хлыбова)
Gender: Female
Height: 5-10 (178 cm)
Weight: 157 lbs (71 kg)
Born: November 16, 1921 in Kostonosovo, Tver, Russia
Died: May 30, 2004
Affiliations: Medik Leningrad
Country: URS Soviet Union
Sport: Athletics

Medals: 1 Bronze (1 Total)

Biography

Klavdiya Tochonova won an Olympic bronze in 1952 and a European Championship silver in 1950. She also set a shot put world record of 14.86 in October 1949 in Tbilisi. Tochonova won the shot put at the 1949 and 1951 World Student Games and was 1951 Soviet shot put champion. After finishing her sports career, Tochonova worked as an athletics coach in Leningrad (now St. Petersburg).

Personal Best\: SP – 15.09 (1952).

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1952 Summer 30 Helsinki Athletics Women's Shot Put Soviet Union URS 3 Bronze

Women's Shot Put

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank D BMD SBMD
1952 Summer 30 Helsinki Athletics Soviet Union Final Round 3 14.50
1952 Summer 30 Helsinki Athletics Soviet Union Final Round Round One 2T OR 14.42
1952 Summer 30 Helsinki Athletics Soviet Union Final Round Round Two 3 foul 14.42 NM
1952 Summer 30 Helsinki Athletics Soviet Union Final Round Round Three 2 14.50 14.50
1952 Summer 30 Helsinki Athletics Soviet Union Final Round Round Four 2 14.11 14.50
1952 Summer 30 Helsinki Athletics Soviet Union Final Round Round Five 2 14.06 14.50
1952 Summer 30 Helsinki Athletics Soviet Union Final Round Round Six NP 14.35
1952 Summer 30 Helsinki Athletics Soviet Union Qualifying Round 1 QU/OR 13.88
1952 Summer 30 Helsinki Athletics Soviet Union Qualifying Round Round 1 1 13.88
1952 Summer 30 Helsinki Athletics Soviet Union Qualifying Round Round 2 1 13.88 pass
1952 Summer 30 Helsinki Athletics Soviet Union Qualifying Round Round 3 DNS pass
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