Maria Michta

Track and Field

  • 2012
TwitterName: Maria Michta
Sport: Track and Field
Event: 20 km Race Walk
Height: 5’5”
Current Residence: Nesconset, NY
College: Long Island University

Olympic Experience:
  • 2012 Olympic Games, 29th in women's 20km racewalk
Career Highlights:
  • Three-time national outdoor champion, 20-kilometer race walk (2010-12)
  • Three-time national indoor champion, 3,000-meter race walk (2010-12)
  • 2005 Pan American Championships, 3rd (10-kilometer race walk)
  • 2004 USA Junior Outdoor Championships, 3rd (10-kilometer race walk)
  • 2005 Pan American Race Walking Cup, 2nd (10-kimolemter race walk)
  • 2003 USA Junior Outdoor Championships, 2nd (10-kilometer race walk)

Fun Facts: Maria enjoys reading non-fiction books about viruses, microbes, and vaccines as well as thriller fiction books

Learn more: 
USA Track and Field