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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 2018

1 Mesud Pezer 21.15m
2 Marcus Thomsen 19.82m
3 Leif Arrhenius 19.25m
4 Daniel Stahl 18.78m
5 Niklas Arrhenius 18.37m
6 Simon Pettersson 17.50m
7 J. Gardenkrans 16.06m
1 Fanny Roos 18.68m
1 Daniel Stahl 69.72m
2 Simon Pettersson 65.84m
3 J. Gardenkrans 63.63m
4 Nick Percy 63.17m
5 Niklas Arrhenius 61.72m
6 Mesud Pezer 59.42m
1 Fanny Roos 55.79m