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shot put

1. an athletic event in which contestants hurl or put a heavy metal ball or shot as far as possible
2. a single put of the shot
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He then returned on day two to claim two more gold medals, taking the shot putt and weight throw (12.
He also holds world records in the 35lb and 56lb shot putts at different age groups, the 5kg Greek discus, Goulding hammer and javelin triathlon at different age groups.
00, is for school year four, five, six and seven and consists of 60m sprint, 60m hurdles, high jump, long jump and shot putt.
The Bridgend star took gold in the men's F42 Discus throw at London 2012 as well as a bronze in the men's F42/44 shot putt.
The following year she took the Yorkshire Under 13 Girls' Shot Putt and West Yorkshire Under 13 Girls' Shot Putt and Under 13 Girls' Discus titles.
Asked if she could top her silver at last year's worlds, where she also came fifth in the shot putt, Jones says: "I'm hoping to equal that or better.
I'm pleased to see that the sporting tradition of Barney is being maintained and that my record in the shot putt has now been beaten.
25m in matching her furthest shot putt showed that all is good on the roads to South Korea and Stratford.
Some of the activities were new for them, like shot putt, where we used bean bags for them to throw in buckets.
SHOT putt supremo Rachel Wallader is going from strength to strength - with a little help from strongman Geoff Capes.
Ennis, who led after the first hurdles, suffered a nightmare performance in the shot putt to slip down the table but stormed back to end the day on a high in the 200m.