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Simon with 2nd lifetime best in Stockholm

Stockholm Diamond League was held on Sunday - it as sunny and hot day and the crowt witnessed a very high level competition.

Simon Pettersson threw his lifetime 2nd result in the meet - 65.49m and got 7th position. Simon progressed during the meet and had one of the best series ever, starting with 62.31m, followed by 63.59m, 64.48m, 65.49m and 63.67m.

Daniel Stahl had 66.16m and 6th position.

Fedrick Dacres won with the new Stadium Record 69.67m - interesting fact was the previous Stadium Record holder Mac Wilkins was also on the stadium to see that (Mac is a coach of Ehsan Hadadi).

Both Simon and Daniel will compete on 16th at Bottnaryd meet.


"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