Michael Reese Hoffa (born Maurice Antawn Chism; October 8, 1977 in Evans, Georgia) is an American shot putter. Reese won the shot put in the 2006 World Indoor Track and Field Championships and in the 2007 World Outdoor Championships. He also won the bronze medal at the 2012 Summer Olympics in London. His personal bests […]
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Unfortunately, the clash between double World Champion David Storl and Joe Kovacs did not happen. David Storl called in sick and decided to rest his stiff neck. Maybe a good move after knowing that Joe Kovacs just blasted the 7.26kg ball out the stadium with a new world leading throw of 22.56m. In addition, it […]
Today seems to be the day of surprises, or maybe not? First Sandra Perkovic was beaten by Yaimi Perez in the discus thrower , and now David Storl is finally going beyond the 22m mark!! He tossed the 7.26kg ball to 22.20m (72′ 10″). Joe Kovacs placed 2nd with 21.71m (71′ 2¾”) and Reese Hoffa 3rd with […]
The USATF Outdoor Championships shot put event has just ended minutes ago. It looks like it that Joe Kovacs, Christian Cantwell, Jordan Clarke and Reese Hoffa will be traveling to Beijing to fight for the shot put medals at the World Championships. At todays USATF Outdoor Championships the tickets for the upcoming World Championships will […]
The IAAF Diamond League meeting series has just started off today in Doha, Qatar. The men’s shot put event was pretty tight from the beginning. Unfortunately, the complete list of results is not availble. The server of the IAAF website is still down…. Sandra Perkovic wins the women discus event with 68.10m. Storl has not yet […]
2015 He wans to continue where he left off in 2014: this was a personal best by three centimeters below the 22-meter mark. Double world champion David Storl opens today at the Diamond League meeting in Doha (Qatar; 15 May), the next day he stands at the Halle throwers days (May 17) in the ring – […]
It was quite a weekend for Hungary’s Olympic hammer champion Krisztian Pars. First stop was Szczecin in Poland on Saturday where he was competing at the 60th Janusz Kusocinski Memorial, an EA Classic meeting which he won with a fine performance of 79.35m. The event was part of the IAAF Hammer challenge and he beat Marcel […]
So the Womens Discus event is over, next up was the Men’s Shot Put event. Among the startlist is no one less than the kiwi bronze medalist Tom Walsh from the Indoor World Championships. Since he won the bronze medal he’s been invited to stop by at some Diamond League meetings. The two time Olympic […]
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2015 Off-Season Training Talk Andreas Thorkildsen Anna Rüh Benn Harradine Betty Heidler Christian Cantwell Christina Obergföll Christina Schwanitz Christoph Harting David Storl Diamond League Discus discus throw Dylan Armstrong Ehsan Hadadi Gerd Kanter Hammer hammer throw Jacko Gill javelin throw Joe Kovacs Julia Fischer Kathrin Klaas Kibwè Johnson Konrad Bukowiecki Linda Stahl london 2012 Martin Wierig matthias de zordo Nadine Mülller Olympic Games Piotr Malachowski Reese Hoffa Road to Beijing Robert Harting Ryan Whiting samsung diamond league Sandra Perkovic Shanice Craft shot put Thomas Röhler Tomasz Majewski Valerie Adams virgilijus alekna world championships
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