Mykolas ALEKNA

Mykolas ALEKNA - Lithuania - 2022 European discus champion.

Photo/Foto: George Herringshaw

Date: 19 August 2022

Click on image to enlarge

    • DATE OF BIRTH
      Saturday, 28 September 2002
    • PLACE OF BIRTH
      Lithuania.
  • INTERNATIONAL
  • Lithuania
Sponsorship opportunity £100 a month for a live logo. Sponsorship. Sponsorship opportunity Sponsorship opportunity

Mykolas ALEKNA - Lithuania - 2022 European discus champion.

Nineteen year old Mykolas Alekna competing in Munich where

he won the men's discus, with his fifth throw of 69.78 - just

short of his best ever throw of 69.81.

 

His father Virgilijus Alekna won the event in 2006, having

already won the Olympics in 2000 and 2004.

 

2022 European Championships Munich, Germany.

Final Men's discus.


 1.  
   Mykolas Alekna  Lithuania 69.78
CR

 2.    Kristjan Čeh  Slovenia 68.28



 3.    Lawrence Okoye  
 Great Britain    67.14
SB

 4.    Simon Pettersson  Sweden 67.12



 5.    Daniel Ståhl  Sweden 66.39



 6.    Andrius Gudžius  Lithuania 65.40



   





   





 

2022 World Championships. Oregon, U.S.A.

Final men's discus.


1.
Kristjan Čeh    Slovenia (SLO)   71.13 m CR


2.   
Mykolas Alekna    Lithuania (LTU)    69.27 m



3.
Andrius Gudžius    Lithuania (LTU) 67.55 m



4.
Daniel Ståhl Sweden (SWE) 67.10




5.
Simon Pettersson Sweden (SWE) 67.00

68.11 Q


6.
Matthew Denny Australia (AUS) 66.47

66.98 Q


7.
Alex Rose Samoa (SAM) 65.57




8.
Alin Firfirică Romania (ROM)   65.57
SB