Jarred Rome (USA) threw a great 68.76m in Chula Vista on 6th of August. This results, which places him 3rd in the world top list this year, is also his new personal best. The previous best was 68.44m since 2008.
The leader is Zoltan Kovago (HUN) with 69.50m and second Robert Harting (GER) with 68.99m.
Career Highlights: 2011 USA Outdoor champion; 2004 Olympic Trials champion; 2005 & 2009 USA Outdoor runner-up; 1997 NCAA runner-up; 3rd at USA Outdoors in 2006, 2007 & 2010.
Rome highlighted the 2011 season with his first U.S. title in the discus to qualify for his fourth consecutive World Outdoor Championships.
Interesting lifting video of Jarred Rome: