Discussion of article Schwanitz immediately with Olympic standard:
QuoteChristina Schwanitz is back after a long enforced break and qualifies for the Olympics. But she is still far away from her personal best.
Shot put world champion Christina Schwanitz has secured the ticket for the Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro (August 5 to 21) in her first competition after a nine months forced break.
Germany's athlete of the year tossed at the competition in Gotha twice beyond the 19m line, exceeding the qualification standard (17.75) significantly. From her best (20.77),…