The Diamond League meeting in Liu Xiang’s hometown of Shanghai began on Saturday with a bang: European Indoor champion Christina Schwanitz won the shot put competition with a personal best of 20.20m (66′ 3″). Malachowski won the discus competition with a massive 67.34m (220′ 11″). Currently he is ranked 2nd in the 2013 world list. Gerd Kanter [...]
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The first leg of the Diamond League Meeting in Doha, Qatar was a full success. The meeting records, world leading throws and national records let the Diamond League of Doha shine. Sandra Perkovic was able to throw a new meeting record and a massive world lead of 68.23m (223′ 10″). Her complete set was: 67.37m [...]
Official press release from Globalthrowing.com I as a coach and Gerd Kanter as an athlete officially split up our cooperation today that has lasted for 12 years. During these years we have had a tremendous success together and I want to thank Gerd for the cooperation, it has been amazing. Gerd has decided to continue [...]
The Olympic Champion Gerd Kanter won the Diamond League final in Brussel held today. His best throw was measured 66.84m. As the main rivals for overall victory and 40,000$ gave up the competition it was easier for Kanter, although the German young talent Martin Wierig was putting up a fight with 66.05m. Of course, Kanter´s [...]
The Olympic Champion 2008 Gerd Kanter has secured himself a second place finish in overall Diamond League standings. He is leading the list with 11p ahead of his closest rival Ehsan Hadadi (6p). BUT, in case of bad coincidences he can fall into 2nd. Below are 4 black scenarios called Ehsan Hadadi, Virgilijus Alekna, Piotr [...]
Gerd Kanter won in Diamond League meet held in Lausanne today. His winning result was 65.79m. Kanter also took the lead in overall Diamond points table. Second was Lawrence Okoye with 65.27m. Okoye was followed by Frank Casanas with 65.24m. 1. Gerd Kanter 65.79 2. Lawrence Okoye 65.27 3. Frank Casanas 65.24 4. Martin Wierig [...]
That was an amazing discus battle what we have seen tonight. World champion, European champion, Olympic champion, and all within 365 days: Robert Harting takes gold with 68,27m, Ehsan Hadadi silver 68,18m and Gerd Kanter 68,03 SB wins bronze! The 2012 Olympic Discus Final was one of the best ones in Olympic History! All medalists [...]
Finally the entry lists for the London Olympic Games are out! As a service for all our fans Throwholics cut the official list down to the throwing events. The final list of all THROWING EVENTS If you like to check the official list for the other events please visit this post HERE
Top 10 2013
Robert Harting 68,31m Benn Harradine 68,20m Piotr Malachowski 67,34m Martin Wierig 66,50m Julian Wruck 66,32m Jason Morgan 65,94m Rutger Smith 65,91m Vikas Gowda 65,82m Ronald Juliao 65,55m Brett Morse 64,97m Ryan Whiting 22.28m Reese Hoffa 21.71m Justin Rodhe 21.29m Germán Lauro 21.26m Ryan Crouser 21.09m Kurt Roberts 20.98m Joe Kovacs 20.82m Georgi Ivanov 20.75m Tim Nedow 20.74m Marin Premeru 20.59m
- Heidler and Esser won in Fränkisch-Crumbach May 19, 2013
- Robert Harting openes season with 68,31m WL May 19, 2013
- Julia Fischer wins with massive 66.04m! May 19, 2013
- Gu Siyu Shakes the Discus World with a 67,86m May 19, 2013
- Salzer, Wrobel and Stienen with qualification standards for U23 EC May 19, 2013
- Javelin Throw Debate May 16, 2013
- World lead for Julian Wruck with impressive 66.32m! April 16, 2013
- Shot Put talents from Germany following David Storl’s footsteps April 27, 2013
- Waltzing To Victory: An Interview With Luke Bryant April 16, 2013
- Germán Lauro improves the national record to 20,98m April 27, 2013
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