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IVEKOVIC Marija
Sport Para athletics
NPC Croatia   
GenderWomen
Age38
Place of BirthNova Gradiska, YUG
Height1.71 m
Weight 69 kg
Human Interest
Impairment Information
Type of Impairment
Vision impairment
Classification
T12, F12, P12
Further Personal Information
Family
Husband Vladimir Mestrovic, daughter Lucija
Other names
Marija Ivekovic-Mestrovic
Residence
Zagreb, CRO
Languages
Croatian, English
Sport Specific Information
Club / Team
AK Agram: Zagreb, CRO
Name of coach
Ante Pavkovic [club], CRO, from 2011
General Interest
Sporting philosophy / motto
"Only the sun is unreachable." (paraolimpijci.hr, 19 Apr 2011)
Impairment
She became visually impaired at age 13. (agramak.hr, 18 Dec 2014)

Competition Highlights (historical)
Paralympic Games
Rank Year Event Result
6 2004 100m T12 13.38 
4 2004 Long Jump F12 5.31 
9 2004 Shot Put F12 9.31 
6 2008 Long Jump F12 5.54
9 2008 Discus Throw F12-13 31.76
9 2012 Discus Throw F11/12 33.77
World Championships
Rank Year Event Result
10 2002 Long Jump F12 4.50
6 2002 Shot Put F12 9.37
2 2002 Pentathlon P13 2599
1 2006 Long Jump F12 5.41
6 2006 Shot Put F12 10.18
3 2006 Discus Throw F12 35.03
1 2011 Discus Throw F12 40.62
4 2011 Shot Put F12 10.97
3 2013 Discus Throw F11/12 38.85
European Championships
Rank Year Event Result
7 2014 Shot Put F12 9.23
3 2014 Discus Throw F11/12 39.66