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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

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 ...

www.thoughtco.com/introduction-to-shot-put-3259096

Feb 28, 2016 ... Introduction to the track and field shot put event, including basic rules plus technical and historical information.

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  ...

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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

See Article History ... Shot put, sport in athletics (track and field) in which a spherical weight is thrown, or put, from the shoulder for distance. ... Although the weight varied in early events from 3.63 to 10.9 kg (8 to 24 pounds), a standard, ...

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) ...

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 ...

www.tutorialspoint.com/shot_put/shot_put_overview.htm

Shot Put Overview - Learn Shot Put in simple and easy steps starting from basic to advanced concepts with examples including Overview, ... A Brief History of Shot Put ... In 1866, it was played as an event in British Amateur Championship.