Posts by Dane

    Discussion of article Men's Hammer | World Championships Qualifying 2013:

    Discussion of article The "A" team battles for Moscow Tickets:

    After some sensational throws in the women’s events at the USA Champs, the men putters decided to put on a show of their own. As expected, the US men came away with four giants heading to Moscow; thankfully they did it with style.

    London Olympian, former world indoor champ and holder of the world lead, Ryan Whiting, hit a monster throw of 22,11m (72' 6") on his third throw. This was the second best meet of his life and first US title to boot. Three time Olympian, Reese Hoffa was peppering…

    Discussion of article USA Championship Men's Discus Final:

    Unlike last season, the 2013 USA national men's discus competition did not provide any huge throws, however athletes competed well during the meet. Sadly, there were no heroic like the London trials and therefor no "A" or "B" qualifying throw for the World Champs in Moscow.

    2012 Olympian Lance Brooks defended his USA title with his 3rd round throw of 62,29m (204'4"). Brooks had been in 8th place prior to his competition-leading throw. He shared, "It was a repeat of the Olympic Trials last…