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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.


"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.


Our athletes in 2019

1 Mesud Pezer 20.70m
2 Marcus Thomsen 20.58m
1 Fanny Roos 18.61m