Eva Vivod

  • Eva
  • Vivod

  • Event
    Throws/Multi Events
  • Class
  • High School/Other
    Gimnazija Maribor
  • Hometown
    Maribor, Slovenia

Updated: June 12, 2017

2017 outdoor: Placed 23rd in the women's javelin event at the NCAA Championships ... Earned a top-12 mark (51.05 meters - 167 ft., 6 in.) in the javelin at the NCAA East Preliminary Rounds, scoring her second NCAA Championship appearance ... Garnered first-team All-ACC honors following her silver-medal finish at the ACC Championships, throwing a distance of 52.14 meters (171 ft., 1 in.).

2016 outdoor: Competed at the NCAA East Regional … Placed second at the ACC Championships with a 52.33-meter javelin (171 ft., 8 in.) …Won the Spec Towns Invite with a season best 55.24-meter throw (181 ft., 3 in.).

2015 outdoor: Posted a season-best throw of 52.94 meters (173 ft., 8 in.) at the Highlander Invite ... ACC Field Performer of the Week for April 28.

2014 outdoor: Earned All-America honors after finishing in 11th place at the NCAA Championships with a javelin throw of 49.06 meters (160 ft., 11.5 in.) ... Finished in 10th place at the NCAA East Regional with a mark of 49.98 meters (163 ft., 11.5 in.) ... Placed second at the ACC Championships with a throw of 53.85 meters (176 ft., 8 in.) ... Threw a career best 56.80 meters (186 ft., 4 in.) at the Florida Relays which stood as the top mark in 2014 for the majority of the season.

High school: Attended Gimnazija Maribor and participated in the shot put, long jump and 4x100 meter relay ... Also competed for Club Poljane Maribor ... Was coached by father Rudolf Vivod in the javelin throw ... Won back-to-back Junior National Championships (2012-13) and Youth National Championships (2010-11) in the javelin throw event ... Finished in the top 15 in the javelin throw at the 2012 Junior World Championship, the U23 European Winter Cup, the Senior Mediterranean Games and the Junior European Championship.

Personal: Born Aug. 7, 1994... Daughter of Rudolf and Silva Vivod … Has one sister, Vesna ... Majoring in psychology.

Vivod's Track and Field Career Bests


Javelin - 56.80m (186 feet, 4 inches), Virginia Challenge (2016)