Stephen Mozia (16 August 1993) is a Nigerian shot putter. His parents and older siblings were born in Nigeria but moved to the United States for academic reasons and ended up staying. When his parents could afford it the family traveled back to Nigeria and so Mozia has been a dual citizen since pretty young. […]
Hi there throwers I wrote my last post for Throwholics back in September “Walsh reflects on breakthrough season” and since then like all throwers I spent a lot of time reflecting on the past season and what I need to do to improve, as well as recovering from injury’s, working hard on my training sessions, and […]
Michael Carter, the greatest thrower (Olympic silver) / footballer (NFL All-Pro) in our time. Current Alabama Football Players who threw in High School *most number pulled from MileSplits article # thrower pos class shot discus javelin honors stars 93 Jonathan Allen DL JR 45′ 8″ 143′ 8″ ★★★★★ Stone Bridge HS, Ashburn, VA 22 Ryan Anderson LB JR […]
Konrad Bukowiecki (17 March 1997) is a Polish shot putter. He won the gold medal at the 2014 World Junior Championships and at the 2014 Summer Youth Olympics. In addition, he currently holds the junior indoor world record with the 6kg implement, as well as world youth indoor bests with the 6kg and 5kg implements. […]
Roland Varga (22 October 1977) is a Hungarian–Croatian Olympic discus thrower. An U20 decathlete (6,721 in 1995), his personal best throw is 67,38m (221′ 0″, June 2002 in Veszprém). Since 2009 Varga has competed for Croatia and in 2010 set a national record with 67,20m (220′ 5″). season discus meters english date location 1990 1kg (13) 33,08m 108′ […]
When I first arrived at Grand Valley in my first staff meeting I asked about the possibility of hosting an indoor discus competition; 14 months later it came to fruition and I believe the experience to be one of the greatest throwing festivals ever put together and a model others will mimic for years to […]
Julian Edward Wruck (6 July 1991) is an Australian discus thrower and Olympian. His personal best is 68,16m (223′ 7″), putting him #2 on Australia’s all-time discus list. 2004 … est 30m (est 100′) (1kg) 2005 … est 47m (est 155′) (1kg) 2006 … est 53m (est 175′) (1kg) 2007 … 58,00m (190′ 3″) (1.5kg) 2008 … 51,89m (170′ 3″) 2009 … 54,74m (179′ 7″) […]
Darrell “The Governor” Hill (born 17 August) is a shot putter from the United States. In 2015 Hill was NCAA (U23) runner-up this past year with a 20,78m (68′ 2¼”) and finished 6th at the USA Championships at 20.80m (68′ 3″). Hill began throwing at the end of 2009 season when his school’s (Penn Wood High School) track & field coach […]
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