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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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Jakob Huge PB 63.63m in Chula Vista

OTC-Throws/ Vault meet was held today in Chula Vista and the discus field had some great results.

Jakob Gardenkrans had a PB 58.60m on the 4th round, but then on the 6th round, Jakob did something unbelievable - 63.63m is a huge personal best improvement and also European Championships qualification. Congratulations Jakob.

Daniel Stahl got 2nd in the meet with a great throw of 68.03m, he also had 2 throws over 64m in the series. Mesud Pezer competed in the men discus B group and won the meet with a new PB 59.42m.

Ehsan Hadadi won the A group meet with his 2nd lifetime best 68.85m.

Fanny Roos competed in women shot put and had a Seasonal Best 18.08m.


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.


Our athletes in 2019

1 Daniel Stahl 70.56m
2 Martin Kupper 64.79m
3 Nick Percy 62.09m
4 J Gardenkrans 57.34m
1 Mesud Pezer 21.08m
2 Marcus Thomsen 20.58m
3 Niklas Arrhenius 18.20m
1 Fanny Roos 18.61m
1 Nick Percy 20.52m