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 ...
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 ...
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 ...
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 ...
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 ...
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.
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 ...
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.
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 ...