Mikaela Ingberg

Intro Athletics competitor
Is Athlete Javelin thrower
From Finland
Type Sports
Gender female
Birth 29 July 1974, Vaasa, Finland
Star sign Leo

Mikaela Johanna Emilia Ingberg (born 29 July 1974 in Vaasa) is a female javelin thrower from Finland. Her personal best throw is 64.03 metres, achieved in September 2000 in Berlin. She was nicknamed "Mikke" during her career. Her achievements include bronze medals at the 1995 World Championships, 1998 and 2002 European Championships. She has been coached by Tapio Korjus.


Year Competition Venue Position Notes
Representing  Finland
1993 European Junior Championships Donostia, Spain 1st 56.64 m
1994 European Championships Helsinki, Finland 16th 54.26 m
1995 World Championships Gothenburg, Sweden 3rd 65.16 m
1996 Olympic Games Atlanta, United States 7th 61.52 m
1997 World Championships Athens, Greece 4th 66.00 m
1998 European Championships Budapest, Hungary 3rd 64.92 m
World Cup Johannesburg, South Africa 3rd 64.24 m
1999 World Championships Seville, Spain 9th 60.48 m
2000 Olympic Games Sydney, Australia 9th 58.56 m
IAAF Grand Prix Final Doha, Qatar 7th 62.57 m
2001 World Championships Edmonton, Canada 6th 61.94 m
2002 European Championships Munich, Germany 3rd 63.50 m
World Cup Madrid, Spain 3rd 60.08 m
IAAF Grand Prix Final Paris, France 2nd 62.34 m
2003 World Championships Paris, France 4th 62.20 m
World Athletics Final Monte Carlo, Monaco 5th 61.29 m
2004 Olympic Games Athens, Greece 13th 60.80 m
2005 World Championships Helsinki, Finland 9th 57.54 m
2006 European Championships Gothenburg, Sweden 10th 56.70 m
2008 Olympic Games Beijing, China 17th 58.82 m
2009 Finnish Championships Espoo, Finland 1st 57.87 m

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