The season opener for German’s best discus throwers is on the rise. All fit athletes are going to compete in Wiesbaden and are looking forward for the perfect conditions. Only Olympic Champion Robert Harting and the European Championships bronze medallist Shanice Craft are not going to compete in Wiesbaden due do rehab. The Vice World Champion […]
We have been writing a lot about the biggest throwing competition in the world, Halplus Werfertage, in Halle, Germany. This incredible competition will take place on the 16/17th of May in Halle, Germany. With Martin Wierig, Daniel Jasinski, Markus Münch and Christopher Harting the top 5 discus throwers (missing Robert Harting as No. 1) from […]
The shot put the women event at the Hallesche Thrower days will probably be a rematch of the German Indoor Championships in Karlsruhe. The three gold, silver and bronze medailists Lena Urbaniak, Denise Hinrichs and Josephine Terlecki are going to face each other for the first time after the national championships in Karlsruhe. In Karlsruhe […]
The field in the hammer throw men at the HALPLUS Werfertage is nearly complete. Pawel Fajdek, currently one of the best hammer throwers in the world, faces Dilshod Nazarov from Tajikistan. Nazarov scored the last two years throws of over 80 m. 2013 he was the first time in Halle, threw his still existing personal best of 80.71m and won the […]
Gerhard Mayer is starting with a bang in the track and field outdoor season. The 34-year-old Austrian threw the 2kg implement to incredible 67.20m at an invitation meeting at Rudolf-Tonn-Stadium in Schwechat, Austria. He has surpassed the Olympic qualification standard of 66m for Rio 2016. In addition, he checked the qualification standard for the upcoming World […]
As stated earlier the world biggest throwing event will take place in less than two weeks: The World Biggest Throwing Festival “HALPLUS Werfertage”. The first major battle in the HALPLUS Werfertage is already fixed. The world record in hammer throw Anita Wlodarczyk had already confirmed her start, and now also the former world record holder Betty Heidler announced to […]
In less than two weeks time the biggest throwing competition in the world will take place in Halle, Germany. Everyone who is somehow related to the throwing world knows about the “HALPLUS Werfertage”. As already stated in a previous article: “Halplus Werfertage 2014″ best special meeting world wide” the Halplus Werfertage were the best special meeting […]
The Croation shot put specialist Martin Premeru tossed the 7kg ball 20.46m (67′ 1 1/2″) at the 21st International Meeting in Bar, Monetenegro. Kemal Mešić placed second with 20.19m (66′ 3″) and Hamza Alić 19.71m (64′ 8″) third. During youth and junior years Martin Premeru was always competing against the German shot put star David Storl. Back in […]
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- Florian van Dijck says: It is a translated article from https://www.facebook.com/werfertage/posts/320568321476446 Additionally, Anna did not comfirm...
- Me says: So Anna Rüh isn't even worth mentioning in an article about...
- Jason Bender says: Nicely put. Hope you throw far!!
- Edvard Harnes says: Thomas also made some remarks on me having special methods, ok...
- Florian van Dijck says: Thanks for pointing that out. Not sure why i made that...
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