Anita Márton


Anita is an olympic bronze medalist, silver medalist in world championship, indoor world champion, indoor European champion shot-putter. Multiple time Hungarian champion, who also won the national championship several times in her complementary sport, weight-lifting. She holds the national record both in outdoor (19.87 m) and indoor (19.62 m). She has been voted four times in a row for the best athlete of the year between 2014 and 2017, and she received the Order of Merit of the Hungarian Republic in 2016.

Nationality: Hungarian
Date of Birth: 15-01-1989
Sports: athletics
Event/Category: shot-put
Club: Békéscsabai AC
Coach: László Eperjesi
Best results: outdoor: 19.87 m, indoor: 19.62 m

Trophies and achievements

  • olympic bronze medalist
  • world championship, silver medal
  • indoor world champion
  • indoor European champion
  • 23x Hungarian champion
  • national record holder
  • 4x the best athlete of the year in Hungary
  • Order of Merit of the Hungarian Republic