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    Discussion of article Pestano hires a nutritionist to prepare for London:

    Discussion of article Barrios throws 68.03m in Havana :

    World and Olympic medallist Yarelis Barrios unleashed a massive personal best of 68.03m to provide the highlight of the Cuban National Championships, held over the weekend (March 22-24) at Havana´s Estadio Panamericano.

    Twice world medallist Guillermo Martinez challenged a strong wind and threw the Javelin to 82.72, while Yipsi Moreno (73.50m) and Roberto Janet (77.08m) also produced fine performances in the Hammer.

    Other top athletes, including 110m Olympic champion and World record holder…

    Discussion of article Müller sends a serious message with 68.89:

    Germany´s Nadine Müller, World Championships silver medallist last year, threw a massive 68.89 today at the European Winter Throwing Cup held in Montenegro.

    Her serie was strong, she had 4 throws over 67 meter line! Check full results from here [URL:].

    This was a serious message to Croatia´s Sandra Perković who has been the main favorite for gold in London.

    Discussion of article Orphan to Olympian: Hoffa's long road:

    Reese Hoffa was 21 years old, sitting at a coffee shop in his college town, studying for an exam. Then his cell phone rang: A number he didn´t recognize.

    This was before Hoffa became a superstar in the world of shot putting. This was before he´d won the Southeastern Conference championship, before he´d won the Pan American Games, before he´d twice made the U.S. Olympic squad and became the 2007 world champion and set his sights on a gold medal at the 2012 Olympic Games in London. He hadn´t yet…

    Discussion of article Results from World University Games 2011:

    Here is the page where you will the results of the throwing events from the World University Games which are currently being held in Shenzhen, China. There has been some fantastic results in the throwing events at this international championship. This page will be uploaded with results from each throwing event as soon as they come to us.

    In the Men's Shot Put, the gold medal was won by Jamaica's O'Dayne Richards, achieving a distance of 19.93m, which is a brand new PB for him. What is more…

    Discussion of article Russia's Zagornyi out of Daegu:

    Discussion of article Welcome to the World of Throwholics:

    Greetings friends,

    I'm Norm, managing editor of Throwholics. I wish to welcome you to largest throwing community around. We hope to offer you the latest throwing related news, live results, videos, photos and articles about throwing.

    The idea came from Olympian Omar El Ghazaly [URL:] (discus PB 66.58, former junior world record holder from Egypt). His creativity helped to put everything related to throwing into one website. He…