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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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Daniel, Simon and Fanny to the final

European Championships 2nd stay started with men discus and women shot qualifications.

Daniel Stahl had a quick day with a first round 67.07m throw and winning the qualification.

Simon Pettersson threw 64.82m in the 2nd round and was also 2nd in the qualification behind Daniel. Very strong performance from Simon.

Fanny Roos also had an easy day with 17.71m qualification in the first round.

It was vey good to see Gerd Kanter qualify in the first round . Very impressive, as Gerd has now qualified to every major championships final since 2005!

Finals will be held tomorrow evening.


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 71.86m
2 Simon Pettersson 66.39m
3 Martin Kupper 65.30m
4 Niklas Arrhenius 64.56m
5 Nick Percy 62.09m
6 J Gardenkrans 59.50m
7 Mesud Pezer 57.31m
8 Marcus Thomsen 48.55m
1 Fanny Roos 56.89m
1 Mesud Pezer 21.48m
2 Kristo Galeta 20.76m
3 Marcus Thomsen 20.59m
4 Niklas Arrhenius 18.73m
1 Fanny Roos 19.06m
1 Nick Percy 20.52m