Heidler hammers 77.22 m in Ostrava

IAAF Hammer Throw Challenge, Ostrava 30 May 2011 -  Women´s Hammer Report

Betty Heidler (GER) , the world record holder in this event, won the women´s hammer throw with her -perfect shape proving- 77.22 m which is also a new meeting record.

Second place went also to Germany, Kathrin Klaas threw her new lifetime best of 75.48 m.  Her previous best was 75.30 m.  Wenxiu Zhang (CHN) followed her with 73.95 m.

Interview before the competition: