GUDZIUS Andrius

14 Feb 1991
30
Male
KAUNAS
 
Lithuania
KAUNAS
 
Lithuania

Events and Medals

Discipline Event Rank Medal
ATH Athletics Men's Discus Throw 6

Schedule

Change
Start Time Location Event Status
Olympic Stadium - Long Throws
Finished
Olympic Stadium - Long Throws
Finished

Biographical Information

Highlights

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Olympic Games
YearLocationDiscus Throw
2016Rio de Janeiro, BRA12th (60.66)

World Athletics Championships
YearLocationDiscus Throw
2019Doha, QAT12th (61.55)
2017London, GBR1st (69.21)
2015Beijing, CHNQual. (62.22)

European Championships
YearLocationDiscus Throw
2018Berlin, GER1st (68.46)

Diamond League overview - Three best ranks per season and event since 2017
YearDiscus Throw
20211 x 3rd, 1 x 4th
20201 x 3rd
20191 x 3rd, 1 x 4th, 1 x 7th
20181 x 1st, 3 x 2nd, 1 x 10th
20171 x 1st, 1 x 3rd, 1 x 4th

Diamond League - Ten best performances since 2020
RankYearEventLocationResult
12018Discus ThrowOslo, NOR69.04
12017Discus ThrowBrussels, BEL68.16
22018Discus ThrowBrussels, BEL67.56
22018Discus ThrowStockholm, SWE69.59
22018Discus ThrowRome, ITA68.17
32021Discus ThrowStockholm, SWE66.97
32020Discus ThrowStockholm, SWE66.80
32019Discus ThrowLondon, GBR65.40
32017Discus ThrowStockholm, SWE67.29
42021Discus ThrowOslo, NOR65.57
42019Discus ThrowBrussels, BEL65.19
42017Discus ThrowOslo, NOR65.90

World Athletics Continental Tour - Ten best performances since 2020
RankYearEventCompetitionLocationResult
22021Discus ThrowWorld Athletics Continental TourSzekesfehervar, HUN66.71
22021Discus ThrowWorld Athletics Continental TourTurku, FIN66.88
22020Discus ThrowWorld Athletics Continental TourZagreb, CRO68.22
22020Discus ThrowWorld Athletics Continental TourSzekesfehervar, HUN67.08
22020Discus ThrowWorld Athletics Continental TourTurku, FIN66.39
32020Discus ThrowWorld Athletics Continental TourOstrava, CZE64.88
32020Discus ThrowWorld Athletics Continental TourChorzow, POL64.45

World Challenge - Ten best performances since 2020
RankYearEventCompetitionLocationResult
12018Discus ThrowWorld ChallengeOstrava, CZE66.30
12017Discus ThrowWorld ChallengeHengelo, NED66.34
22019Discus ThrowWorld ChallengeBerlin, GER64.51
32017Discus ThrowWorld ChallengeBerlin, GER66.60


Legend
SF - Semifinal, QF - Quarterfinal, 1R - 1st Round, Qual. - Qualification, QR - Qualification Round, DNF - Did Not Finish, DNS - Did Not Start, DQ - Disqualified, NM - No Mark, [Relay athlete without time] - Did not run in final
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Camping, fishing. (Athlete, 31 Mar 2020)
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Coaching - Lithuanian Sports University, Kaunas, LTU
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Wife Dovile, one son, one daughter.
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English, Lithuanian
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SM Startas [LTU] / Cosma Sports Club [LTU]
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Vaclovas Kidykas [personal], LTU
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In 2019 he underwent foot surgery. He took about a month to recover. (15min.lt, 07 Jun 2019)
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He began the sport at age 13 in Kaunas, Lithuania. (Athlete, 31 Mar 2020)
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Coaches noticed him at school and encouraged him to try the sport. (15min.lt, 21 Apr 2015)
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To win a medal at the 2020 Olympic Games in Tokyo. (Athlete, 31 Mar 2020)
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Winning gold in discus throw at the 2017 World Championships in London, England. (Athlete, 31 Mar 2020)
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In 2017 and 2018 he was named Male Athlete of the Year in Lithuania. (diena.lt, 20 Dec 2018; tv3.lt, 22 Dec 2017)
Legend
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Gold Medal Event
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Silver Medal Event
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Bronze Medal Event
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