shot putter


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Noun1.shot putter - an athlete who competes in the shot putshot putter - an athlete who competes in the shot put
athlete, jock - a person trained to compete in sports
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Mann was easily the best women's shot putter to compete at Oregon.
35 lakh on Bhiwanibased shot putter Inderjeet Singh.
Briton Paul Edwards, 55, a former Olympic shot putter, has been fighting to clear his name since being banned after a positive test in 1994.
The shot putter has been the region's leading exponent for nearly a decade and though he has been dogged by injury his latest outing, where he managed to put down a marker over 16 metres for the first time this year, brought a huge smile to the Tony Livingstone-advised thrower.
During the brand's heyday of the 1960s and '70s, Gola was allied to some of the biggest sports stars including footballer Bill Shankly, and long distance runner David Bedford as well as athlete and shot putter Geoff Capes.
London, Nov 6 ( ANI ): Jamaican sprinter Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce has been shortlisted alongside shot putter Valerie Adams and hurdler Zuzana Hejnova for the World Athlete of the Year award in the female category.
FORMER world indoor athletics champion Daniel Caines and Lloyds TSB Local Hero and Paralympic shot putter Martin Crutchley will join an estimated 30 aspiring young athletes, as part of an Athletics Open Day at Birmingham's Alexander Stadium.
Auckland: New Zealand shot putter Valerie Adams said yesterday she was delighted to win Olympic gold after her rival was disqualified but felt cheated by not receiving the medal in front of the London crowds.
Malcolm will be in action for the first time this year tomorrow when he takes on Dwain Chambers in the 60m, while shot putter Ryan Spencer Jones and pole vaulter Sally Peake are other Welsh athletes in action.
The final medal on the first day went to shot putter Leslie Richards (York) who won the bronze medal in the shot putt, throwing 16.
SCOTTISH shot putter Jamie Stevenson's hopes of competing at an Olympics have been dashed after he was hit with a two-year ban for missing a drug test.
The shot putter finished seventh but managed his best ever throw with 5.