About Christina Obergföll
Christina Obergföll is a German athlete, competing in the javelin throw.
- At the 2005 World Championships in Athletics Obergföll won the silver medal with a European record (70.03m) by finishing second behind Osleidys Menéndez, who set a new world record at the same event.
- Obergföll finished 4th at the 2006 European Athletics Championships in Gothenburg.
- With 70.20m, she improved her own European record at the European Cup Super League meeting in Munich on 23 June 2007.
- At the 2008 Summer Olympics she won the bronze medal, but lost the European record to Mariya Abakumova and Barbora Špotáková.
- At the 2012 Olympics in London she had her greatest success, when she won a silver medal.
- At the 2013 World Championships in Athletics, which was held in Moscow, Russia, Obergföll got the gold with a mark of 69.05 meters, reaching the success that she was always fighting for.