Tom WALSH

Athlete Profile

  • COUNTRY
    New Zealand New Zealand
  • DATE OF BIRTH
    01 MAR 1992
    ATHLETE'S CODE
    14413007
Tom Walsh unleashes a 22.90m throw in the shot put at the IAAF World Athletics Championships Doha 2019 (Getty Images)

Current World Ranking Positions

Discipline Place Score
Men's Overall Ranking 28 1423
Men's Shot Put 3 1423

Highest Ever World Ranking Positions

Discipline Place Duration
Men's Overall Ranking 5 for 22 weeks
Men's Shot Put 1 for 124 weeks
Highest ever World Rankings position is considered from 1/1/2019

Outdoor

Discipline Performance Wind Venue Date Records Results Score
Shot Put 22.90 Khalifa International Stadium, Doha (QAT) 05 OCT 2019 AR, NR 1294
Shot Put (6kg) 20.56 Mannheim (GER) 02 JUL 2011 0
Shot Put (5kg) 20.21 Timaru (NZL) 12 DEC 2009 0
Discus Throw 53.58 Christchurch (NZL) 22 FEB 2014 943
Discus Throw (1.750kg) 52.15 Sydney (AUS) 11 MAR 2011 0
Discus Throw (1.500kg) 53.63 Wellington (NZL) 27 MAR 2009 0

Legend

* Not legal.

Indoor

Discipline Performance Wind Venue Date Records Results Score
Shot Put 22.31 Arena Birmingham, Birmingham (GBR) 03 MAR 2018 AR, NR 1259

Legend

* Not legal.

Outdoor

Discipline Performance Wind Place Date Records Results Score
Shot Put 22.31 Stadion Śląski, Chorzów (POL) 05 JUN 2022 1259

Indoor

Discipline Performance Wind Place Date Records Results Score
Shot Put 22.31 Štark Arena, Beograd (SRB) 19 MAR 2022 =AR, =NR 1259

Outdoor

Shot Put

Performance Place Date
2022 22.31 Stadion Śląski, Chorzów (POL) 05 JUN 2022
2021 22.47 National Stadium, Tokyo (JPN) 05 AUG 2021
2020 21.70 Nga Puna Wai Sports Hub, Christchurch (NZL) 06 MAR 2020
2019 22.90 Khalifa International Stadium, Doha (QAT) 05 OCT 2019
2018 22.67 Auckland (NZL) 25 MAR 2018
2017 22.14 Olympic Stadium, London (GBR) 05 AUG 2017
2016 22.21 Sports Park Mladost, Zagreb (CRO) 05 SEP 2016
2015 21.62 Sports Park Mladost, Zagreb (CRO) 07 SEP 2015
2014 21.24 Hampden Park, Glasgow (GBR) 27 JUL 2014
2013 20.61 Melbourne (AUS) 12 DEC 2013
2012 19.33 Amiens (FRA) 30 JUN 2012
2011 18.83 Auckland (NZL) 05 DEC 2011
2010 17.57 Auckland (NZL) 20 FEB 2010

Outdoor

Shot Put (6kg)

Performance Place Date
2012 18.06 Christchurch (NZL) 04 FEB 2012
2011 20.56 Mannheim (GER) 02 JUL 2011
2010 19.36 Burnaby (CAN) 13 JUL 2010

Outdoor

Shot Put (5kg)

Performance Place Date
2009 20.21 Timaru (NZL) 12 DEC 2009

Outdoor

Discus Throw

Performance Place Date
2014 53.58 Christchurch (NZL) 22 FEB 2014
2013 50.27 Auckland (NZL) 22 MAR 2013
2012 47.08 Timaru (NZL) 07 JAN 2012
2011 46.87 Dunedin (NZL) 27 MAR 2011
2010 46.10 Hastings (NZL) 29 JAN 2010

Outdoor

Discus Throw (1.750kg)

Performance Place Date
2011 52.15 Sydney (AUS) 11 MAR 2011
2010 49.09 Christchurch (NZL) 26 MAR 2010

Outdoor

Discus Throw (1.500kg)

Performance Place Date
2009 53.63 Wellington (NZL) 27 MAR 2009

Indoor

Shot Put

Performance Place Date
2021/22 22.31 Štark Arena, Beograd (SRB) 19 MAR 2022
2017/18 22.31 Arena Birmingham, Birmingham (GBR) 03 MAR 2018
2015/16 21.78 Oregon Convention Center, Portland, OR (USA) 18 MAR 2016
2013/14 21.26 Ergo Arena, Sopot (POL) 07 MAR 2014

Honours - Olympic Games

Place Discipline Mark Wind Place Date
3. Shot Put 22.47 National Stadium, Tokyo (JPN) 05 AUG 2021
3. Shot Put 21.36 Estádio Olímpico, Rio de Janeiro (BRA) 18 AUG 2016

Honours - World Championships

Place Discipline Mark Wind Place Date
1. Shot Put 22.03 Olympic Stadium, London (GBR) 06 AUG 2017
3. Shot Put 22.90 Khalifa International Stadium, Doha (QAT) 05 OCT 2019
4. Shot Put 22.08 Hayward Field, Eugene, OR (USA) 17 JUL 2022
4. Shot Put 21.58 National Stadium, Beijing (CHN) 23 AUG 2015

Honours - Diamond League Final

Place Discipline Mark Wind Place Date
1. Shot Put 22.30 Place De Brouckère, Bruxelles (BEL) 05 SEP 2019
1. Shot Put 22.60 Letzigrund, Zürich (SUI) 30 AUG 2018
1. Shot Put 22.20 Letzigrund, Zürich (SUI) 01 SEP 2016
1. Shot Put 21.39 Boudewijnstadion, Bruxelles (BEL) 11 SEP 2015

Honours - World Indoor Championships

Place Discipline Mark Wind Place Date
1. Shot Put 22.31 Arena Birmingham, Birmingham (GBR) 03 MAR 2018
1. Shot Put 21.78 Oregon Convention Center, Portland, OR (USA) 18 MAR 2016
3. Shot Put 22.31 Štark Arena, Beograd (SRB) 19 MAR 2022
3. Shot Put 21.26 Ergo Arena, Sopot (POL) 07 MAR 2014

Honours - World (Continental) Cup

Place Discipline Mark Wind Place Date
2. Shot Put 21.43 Ostrava (CZE) 08 SEP 2018
4. Shot Put 20.70 Le Grande Stade, Marrakesh (MAR) 13 SEP 2014

Honours - Diamond League

Place Discipline Mark Wind Place Date
1. Shot Put 22.30 Place De Brouckère, Bruxelles (BEL) 05 SEP 2019
1. Shot Put 22.60 Letzigrund, Zürich (SUI) 30 AUG 2018
1. Shot Put 21.47 Stadio Luigi Ridolfi, Firenze (ITA) 10 JUN 2021
1. Shot Put 21.63 Suhaim bin Hamad Stadium, Doha (QAT) 28 MAY 2021
1. Shot Put 22.44 Stade Charléty, Paris (FRA) 24 AUG 2019
1. Shot Put 21.92 Stade Olympique de la Pontaise, Lausanne (SUI) 05 JUL 2018
1. Shot Put 22.29 Bislett Stadion, Oslo (NOR) 07 JUN 2018
1. Shot Put 21.83 Alexander Stadium, Birmingham (GBR) 20 AUG 2017
1. Shot Put 22.20 Letzigrund, Zürich (SUI) 01 SEP 2016
1. Shot Put 22.00 Paris (FRA) 27 AUG 2016
1. Shot Put 21.13 Olympiastadion, Stockholm (SWE) 15 JUN 2016
1. Shot Put 21.39 Boudewijnstadion, Bruxelles (BEL) 11 SEP 2015

Honours - Commonwealth Games

Place Discipline Mark Wind Place Date
1. Shot Put 22.26 Alexander Stadium, Birmingham (GBR) 05 AUG 2022
1. Shot Put 21.41 Gold Coast (AUS) 09 APR 2018
2. Shot Put 21.19 Hampden Park, Glasgow (GBR) 28 JUL 2014

Honours - National Championships

Place Discipline Mark Wind Place Date
1. Shot Put 21.55 Hawkes Bay Sports Park, Hastings (NZL) 05 MAR 2022
1. Shot Put 21.79 Hawkes Bay Sports Park, Hastings (NZL) 26 MAR 2021
1. Shot Put 21.70 Nga Puna Wai Sports Hub, Christchurch (NZL) 06 MAR 2020
1. Shot Put 21.70 Christchurch (NZL) 08 MAR 2019
1. Shot Put 21.58 Hamilton (NZL) 11 MAR 2018
1. Shot Put 21.51 Hamilton (NZL) 19 MAR 2017
1. Shot Put 21.11 Dunedin (NZL) 04 MAR 2016
1. Shot Put 20.79 Wellington (NZL) 29 MAR 2014
1. Shot Put 19.42 Auckland (NZL) 24 MAR 2013
1. Discus Throw 50.27 Auckland (NZL) 22 MAR 2013
1. Shot Put 17.92 Waitakere (NZL) 25 MAR 2012
1. Shot Put 18.26 Dunedin (NZL) 25 MAR 2011
1. Shot Put 16.21 Christchurch (NZL) 26 MAR 2010
Results in:

Shot Put

Date Competition Cnt. Cat Race Pl. Result
30 JAN 2022 Cooks Classic, Cooks Gardens, Wanganui NZLNZL D F 1. 20.76
04 FEB 2022 Capital Classic, Newtown Park Stadium, Wellington NZLNZL D F 1. 21.03
20 FEB 2022 Sir Graeme Douglas International, Douglas Track & Field, Auckland NZLNZL C F 1. 21.26
26 FEB 2022 International Track Meet, Nga Puna Wai Sports Hub, Christchurch NZLNZL C F 1. 20.71
05 MAR 2022 New Zealand Ch., Hawkes Bay Sports Park, Hastings NZLNZL B F 1. 21.55
21 MAY 2022 USATF Throws Fest, Univ. of Arizona Roy P. Drachman Stadium, Tucson, AZ USAUSA B F 1. 21.60
28 MAY 2022 Prefontaine Classic, Hayward Field, Eugene, OR - Diamond Discipline USAUSA GW F 3. 21.96
31 MAY 2022 61st Golden Spike, Mestský Stadion, Ostrava CZECZE A F 2. 21.68
03 JUN 2022 4th Irena Szewinska Memorial, Zdzislaw Krzyszkowiak Stadium, Bydgoszcz POLPOL A F 1. 21.80
05 JUN 2022 68° ORLEN Janusz Kusociński Memorial, Stadion Śląski, Chorzów POLPOL A F 1. 22.31
02 JUL 2022 Stars and Stripes Classic, Marietta, GA USAUSA C F 1. 21.69
15 JUL 2022 World Athletics Championships, Oregon 2022, Hayward Field, Eugene, OR USAUSA OW Q1 2. 21.44
17 JUL 2022 World Athletics Championships, Oregon 2022, Hayward Field, Eugene, OR USAUSA OW F 4. 22.08
05 AUG 2022 XXII Commonwealth Games, Alexander Stadium, Birmingham GBRGBR A F 1. 22.26
06 AUG 2022 Kamila Skolimowska Memorial, Stadion Śląski, Chorzów - Promotional Events POLPOL A F 2. 21.70
08 AUG 2022 Gyulai István Memorial - Hungarian Athletics Grand Prix, Bregyó Athletic Center, Székesfehérvár HUNHUN A F 2. 21.93
26 AUG 2022 Athletissima, Stade Olympique de la Pontaise, Lausanne - Diamond Discipline SUISUI GW F 5. 21.30
30 AUG 2022 Spitzen Leichtathletik, Stadion Allmend, Luzern - Pre-Programme SUISUI F F 2. 21.21
01 SEP 2022 Memorial van Damme, Sint-Katelijneplein, Bruxelles - Diamond Discipline BELBEL GW F 2. 21.60
07 SEP 2022 Weltklasse, Sechseläutenplatz, Zürich - Diamond Discipline SUISUI DF F 3. 21.90
10 SEP 2022 Memorial Borisa Hanžekovića, Fountains, Zagreb CROCRO A F 4. 21.32

Shot Put Indoor

Date Competition Cnt. Cat Race Pl. Result
19 MAR 2022 World Athletics Indoor Championships, Štark Arena, Beograd SRBSRB GW F 3. 22.31