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The shot put is a track and field event involving "throwing"/"putting a heavy spherical object —the shot—as far as possible. The shot put ...

The History of Shot Put | LIVESTRONG.COM

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Feb 6, 2014 ... The shot put has been an Olympic event since the first modern olympics in 1896 in Rome. It's a sport that requires technique as well as strength ...

An Illustrated History of Shot Put - Track & Field - About.com

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Various stone- or weight-throwing events date back more than 2000 years in the British Isles. The first known events resembling the modern shot put likely ...

Shot Put History - Where Did It Begin? - EzineArticles.com

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Aug 19, 2010 ... Shot put history can be found to stretch back thousands of years to the days before the British Isles became Christianized and the land was still ...

What is a Shot Put? (with pictures) - wiseGEEK

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A shot put is a track and field athletic event in which the athlete throws a ... July 23 , 1967 : The Detroit Riots, one of the worst riots in US history, started. more.

shot put men - Olympic Athletics - Olympics

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Access official Olympic photos, video clips, records and results for the top Athletics medalists in the event shot put men.

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Jan 20, 2014 ... Shot put is one of the strength-challenging sports in the world of track and field. Aired on January 12, 2014 Sports 37 onUNTV Channel 37 ...

Shot Put for Men, Olympics , Track and Field athletics - World Map

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Shot Put for Men at Olympics , Track and Field athletics, A Sport Event Included ... As the largest polyclinic in the Olympic history, it is spread in an area of 3,500 ...

European Athletics - Storl makes shot put history

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Aug 12, 2014 ... Germany's David Storl does it again, becoming the first man ever to win two shot put titles at both European and World Championships.

Shot put Facts for Kids | KidzSearch.com

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History. Shot put was originally used in the Olympics to see who was the strongest athlete. Each athlete threw from a wooden square, ...

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Shot Put | iaaf.org

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IAAF, Discipline, Shot put. ... Arguably the greatest Kiwi in track and field history, Adams after reaching the finals of the 2003 senior Worlds and 2004 Olympics ...

shot put | athletics | Britannica.com

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Shot put, sport in athletics (track and field) in which a spherical weight is thrown, or put, from the .... In fact, cheating in sports has a long and infamous history.

Rules for shot put

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Rules/technique for shot put: Competitors take their throw from inside a (7 feet) in diameter, with a toe board approximately 4" high at the front of the circle.