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"How to Become an Olympic Champion" is a video series by coach Vésteinn Hafsteinsson on example of Discus Throw legend Gerd Kanter. The first video series puts focus on Olympic Lifting for Throwers. Click here for more info.

 

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Former Athletes

CONFERENCE

European Shot Put Conference takes place in Tallinn, Estonia from 8-10 November 2019 and will be highlighted by lectures and practical demonstrations from some of the most renowned athletes and coaches associated with the event. Click here for programme and registration info.

 

Global Throwing statistics

Since 2004, our athletes have won 23 medals from major championships

3 from Olympic Games
from World Championships
5 from European Championships
2 from African Championships
5 from World University Games 

National records owned by GT

Gerd Kanter - discus record 73.38m
Daniel Ståhl - discus record 71.29m
Joachim B. Olsen - shot put record 21.63m
Mesud Pezer - shot put record 21.40m
Omar El Ghazaly - discus record 66.58m
Fanny Roos - shot put record 18.68m
Helga M. Þorsteinsdóttir - heptathlon record 5878 points
Vésteinn Hafsteinsson - discus record 67.64m