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Shot put - Wikipedia

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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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

shot put | athletics | Britannica.com

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Jul 28, 2008 ... Shot put. athletics. Written By: The Editors of Encyclopædia Britannica. Last Updated: 7-28-2008 See Article History ...

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Apr 24, 2012 ... Video giving some history on the track and field event, the shot put.

Day one of athletics produces shot put shock and high drama on the ...

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Aug 13, 2016 ... ... New Zealander Valerie Adams a piece of Olympic history in the women's shot put on 12 August, to close out a memorable first day of athletics ...

Athletics Weekly | Olympic history: Men's shot put - Athletics Weekly

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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.

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 or puts a metal weight called a shot. This event has ancient origins in strong man ...