Emma Thor

  • Emma
  • Thor

  • Event
    Throws
  • Class
    Freshman
  • High School/Other
    Celsiusskolan
  • Hometown
    Knivsta, Sweden

Updated: April 11, 2017

2017 outdoor: Placed third in the hammer throw at the Spec Town Relays with a 60.59-meter throw (198 ft., 9 in.) ... Earned a top-five finish in the hammer throw at the Florida Relays, throwing a personal-best distance of 64.69 meters (212 ft., 3 in.) ... Made her collegiate debut at the Weems Baskin Invitational, placing third overall in the hammer throw with a 61.02-meter throw (200 ft., 2 inches).

2017 indoor: Redshirted.

High school: Graduated from Celsiusskolan ... Was ranked as Sweden’s No. 1 junior hammer thrower and was slotted at No. 15 in the world following the 2015 season … Was named the Swedish Junior National Champion in 2015, followed by a runner-up performance in 2016 … Had back-to-back second-place finishes at the Swedish Youth Championships (2013-14) … Was listed as a finalist at the 2015 European Junior Championships … Placed 11th at the 2016 World Junior Championships.

Personal: Born Nov. 20, 1997 ... Daughter of Magnus and Malin Thor … Has a younger brother, Simon ... Majoring in general engineering.

Thor's Track and Field Career Bests

Outdoor

HT - 64.69m (212 feet, 3 inches), Pepsi Florida Relays (2017)