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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Shot_put

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 ...

www.livestrong.com/article/343589-history-shot-put

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 ...

www.thoughtco.com/illustrated-history-of-shot-put-3259103

May 5, 2017 ... A brief photographic history of the shot put from its origins in the British Isles over 2000 years ago to the Olympics.

www.iaaf.org/disciplines/throws/shot-put

IAAF, Discipline, Shot put. ... In the event of a tie, the winner will be the athlete with the next-best effort. History. The Ancient Greeks threw stones as a sport and  ...

ezinearticles.com/?Shot-Put-History---Where-Did-It-Begin?&id=4894431

Aug 19, 2010 ... Shot put history can be found to stretch back thousands of years to the days ... In order to be truly successful at this event, the athlete needs to ...

www.britannica.com/sports/shot-put

shot put: sport in athletics (track and field) in which a spherical weight is ... The event was added to the women's Olympic program in 1948. .... Article History.

www.athleticsweekly.com/featured/olympic-history-mens-shot-put-47914

Aug 1, 2016 ... As part of our event-by-event look back at the Olympics, this time it's the turn of the men's shot put.

tigerturf.com/a-history-of-track-and-field-sports-on-the-grass-and-turf

Some of the earliest events were running, jumping, and throwing sports, ... Shot put may seem like a uniquely Olympic sport, but it was not introduced to the ...

joneschrisg.wordpress.com/2016/08/17/shot-put-the-doping-est-event-in-history

Aug 17, 2016 ... The women's shot put final at the 2016 Olympics was quite entertaining. There was a whiff of David-and-Goliath as Michelle Carter (USA) ...