How many medals has Valerie Adams won over all?

How many medals has Valerie Adams won over all?

Adams competed in her first Olympics in Athens 17 years ago, and since then has accumulated four Olympic medals (two golds, a silver and now the bronze), four outdoor world championship titles, and three Commonwealth Games golds (along with two silvers).

What medals does Valerie Adams have?

Athletics at the 2020 Summer Olympics – Women’s shot put
Athletics at the 2016 Summer Olympics – Women’s shot putAthletics at the 2018 Commonwealth Games – Women’s shot putAthletics at the 2008 Summer Olympics – Women’s shot putAthletics at the 2012 Summer Olympics – Women’s shot put
Valerie Adams/Medals

How many Olympic golds has Valerie Adams won?

two golds
Dame Valerie has competed at five editions of the Olympic Games, winning a staggering two golds, one silver and one bronze medal in shot put. Dame Valerie Adams is one of New Zealand’s most successful and celebrated Olympic athletes.

Did Valerie Adams win?

Dame Valerie Adams has claimed a bronze medal in the shot put at the Tokyo Olympics. Her best throw of 19.62 metres got her on the podium behind China’s Lijiao Gong and USA’s Raven Saunders.

How many siblings Valerie Adams?

Steven Adams
Lisa AdamsWarren Adams
Valerie Adams/Siblings

Adams’ youngest sibling is NBA player Steven Adams, and two other brothers played professional basketball in New Zealand. Their sister, Lisa Adams, is a paralympic champion shot-putter and discus thrower who has cerebral palsy.

What did Dame Valerie Adams win at the Olympics?

Dame Valerie Adams is one of New Zealand’s most successful and celebrated Olympic athletes. Dame Valerie has competed at four editions of the Olympic Games, winning an impressive two golds and one silver medal in shot put.

How many shot put titles has Valerie Adams won?

Dame Valerie was unbeaten in major world events from 2006 to 2014, having an unprecedented winning streak of 107 competitions during that period. She was the World Athletics Female Athlete of the Year for 2014. She has won 17 New Zealand shot put titles and was the Halberg Sportswoman of the Year award winner in seven consecutive years from 2006.

How many times has Valerie Adams won the Lonsdale Cup?

Adams also won four times at the Australian Athletics Championships between 2004 and 2008. From 2006 to 2012 she was chosen as the New Zealand Sportswoman of the Year seven times consecutively and has been awarded the Lonsdale Cup on five occasions in recognition as the leading national athlete in an Olympic sport.

What did Valerie Adams do at the Commonwealth Games?

In the 2017 New Year Honours, Adams was named a Dame Companion of the New Zealand Order of Merit. She skipped the entire track and field that season due to pregnancy. Adams came in second in the shot put at the 2018 Commonwealth Games on the Gold Coast, Australia, with a seasonal best put of 18.70 m.