“Watching History” Historic Podium in Men’s Javelin: Two Medalists from Africa by Mark Cullen www.trackerati.com The podium in the men’s javelin looks quite different than it ever has before. Once the province of Northern and Central European countries, tonight’s podium looks like this: Gold ¬¬ Kenya Julius Yego Silver Egypt Ihab Abdelrahman El Sayed […]
Women’s Hammer Throw Qualifying 15th IAAF World Championships Beijing, China August 26, 2015 by Mark Cullen www.trackerati.com One and done – that was the morning’s hammer throw competition for Poland’s world record holder Anita Wlodarczyk, one of the most prohibitive favorites in any event of these World Championships. Wlodarczyk’s 75.01/246-1 leads 12 qualifiers into Thursday’s […]
Julius Yego has just become the 2015 World champion and also the 3rd best Javelin thrower with the current model javelin, 26/08/2015 at the world championships in Beijing, Julius Yego battled against some of the best javelin throwers in the world, and won the competition with a monster throw of 92.72, This throw has put him […]
I feel good about my eighth place finish; even though there was more in me and medals winning throws were low. My technique was bad, I was not able to relax during my throws. The big surprise was Nowicki taking the bronze. I have some changes in training to make to prepare for Rio. 2016 will be very […]
Natalia Ducó Soler (born 31 January 1989 in San Felipe, Valparaíso) is a Chilean shot putter. She won the gold medal at the 2008 World Junior Championships. Ducó also competed at the 2008 Olympic Games and at the London Olympics, where she finished ninth with a personal best throw (and national record) of 18.80m (61′ 8¼”). I feel really happy with my World […]
Tonight was the IAAF World Championships [discus final]. I am pleased to say I was 11th. I was pleased because one week before the games I popped my right-sacroiliac joint out of place, straining the ligament. I was at training camp in Japan trying to get it popped back into place. I was in a […]
How things are in Japan. Nutrition wise, thankfully Team USA provided us with food here in Tokyo, at our wonderful hotel. I do not really like to go out and get food. We can never be too careful on what we eat so we do not get sick. I usually only have one practice a day but […]
Borja Vivas Jiménez (26 May 1984) is a Spanish shot putter. He is 2,04m (6′ 81⁄2″) tall and weighs 139kg (306 lb). Spanish version first, followed by the english version. ¿Cómo va su entrenamiento? He entrenado durante el año muy bien, pero desde hace un mes arrastro unas molestias en el gluteo que no me dejan lanzar […]
- “Watching History” Historic Podium in Men’s Javelin: Two Medalists from Africa August 27, 2015
- Women’s Hammer Throw Qualifying 15th IAAF World Championships August 26, 2015
- Julius Yego, 2015 World Champion and 3rd best thrower with the current model August 26, 2015
- Beijing Reflections: Marcel Lomnicky August 26, 2015
- Beijing Reflections: Natalia Duco August 26, 2015
- RUMOR: IAAF Hoping to Drop Hammer from Olympics March 13, 2014
- How the USA adapted in the Shot Put post-1995 and Why We Didn’t Adapt in the Discus March 9, 2014
- Nike Throwing Shoes, What’s the Difference? June 2, 2013
- Harting suggests to change the weights for the throwing implements September 10, 2014
- Kathrin Klaas: Positionpaper Hammerthrow – Integration of the hammer throw September 9, 2013
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