Men’s Hammer Throw Qualifying 15th IAAF World Championships August 22, 2015 by Mark Cullen www.trackerati.com Marks were notably short in the men’s World Championships hammer throw qualifying in the Bird’s Nest in Beijing this morning. Only two throwers achieved the 77.00 (252-7) automatic qualifying standard, 1/30 recorded a seasonal best, and no one recorded […]
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Kibwe Johnson (17 July 1981) is a hammer thrower. He has represented the USA at the World Championships in Athletics twice (2007 and 2011). He is a three-time medalist at the Pan American Games, having taken silver in 2007 and improved to the gold in 2011 (where he broke the Games record). In 2015 he won again the […]
The Pan American Games are held every 4 years, same as the Olympic Games. This year’s edition is held in Toronto, Canada. Kibwé Johnson remains Pan American Champion in the men’s hammer throw with 75.46m. Rosa Rodriguez takes the gold medal in the women’s hammer throw final and Cleopatra Borel the gold medal in the […]
Kibwe Johnson (born July 17, 1981) is an American track and field athlete who specializes in the hammer throw. He has represented his country at the World Championships in Athletics twice (2007 and 2011). He is a two-time medalist at the Pan American Games, having taken silver in 2007 and improved to the gold in 2011 […]
Even though its quite a time ago since Kibwè has written this article it’s still still worth it to repost it on Throwholics again. Espeically with the news coming up abou that new drug testing method. Enjoy and provide us with some of your thoughts with comments. Through social media, I’ve seen several responses to […]
USA throwers must have chartered the Enola Gay to get to the 2013 USA Championships in Des Moines, Iowa this past weekend as bombs from young, old and athletes in their prime set records and won championships. From Michelle Carter taking a new national record in the shot put with a 20,24 (66′ 4.8”)to Amanda […]
The difference between these two competitions is a perfect example of what goes on in my training after peak condition. Mt SAC: I initially wrote almost immediately after I competed. Once again, due to this blog being very therapeutic and a part of my training process, I’ve rewritten most of it since then with a […]
Some of you know me well enough to know that I am a comic book/super hero nerd. I can thank my uncle Ed for that. Anyway, one of my favorites when I was a kid and has again reemerged, is Green Lantern. If you don’t know the story, a dude is given a ring from a […]
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