urbanek

It was a great start list for Golden Gala 2016 and Robert Urbanek won the meet with 65.00m. He was followed by Victor Hogan 64.03m and the reigning olympic champion Robert Harting 63.96m, who had his comeback from more than 600 days not competing.

4th in Rome was young Jamaican thrower Fedrick Dacres with 63.50m, followed by Daniel Stahl 63.25m, Piotr Malachowski 63.23m, Benn Harradine 61.64m, Martin Kupper 61.10m, Zoltan Kövago 60.51m and Philip Milanov 60.13m.

Video of TOP3

Malachowski 2

It was last Friday, when Christoph Harting took the world lead from Piotr Malachowski with a new PB 68.06m. Just one day later, Malachowski competed in Warszawa and took back the world lead with a 68.15m throw.

Gerd Kanter helsinki 2012

A throwing meet was held today in Tallinn, Estonia and the start list was impressive.

Gerd Kanter took the win with his last round effort of 65.08m. He was followed by Fedrick Dacres with 63.91m, Martin Kupper 63.82m and Märt Israel 60.87m.

Gerd Kanter 65.08m video
Fedrick Dacres 63.91m video

 

Cristoph Harting

Anhalt 2016 meet was held yesterday and the highlight of the meet was Christoph Harting with a new WL 68.06m. He took the WL from Piotr Malachowski, who was second also in Anhalt with 66.52m. Third was Victor Hogan 65.03m, followed by Daniel Jasinski 64.12m, Martin Wierig 62.87m and Maurico Ortega 61.26m.

 

The top3 at world season list is a close as possible - Christoph Harting 68.06, Piotr Malachowski 68.03m and Fedrick Dacres 68.02m. It is going to be an interesting olympic season.

Gerd Kanter and Fedrick Dacres May 2016

Jamaican young discus thrower Fedrick Dacres is on a training camp in Tallinn, Estonia. As this is also a home town for olympic champion Gerd Kanter, then 2 different generation discus throwers decided to have a throwing session together.

Weather was sunny and warm, mood was good and the discus was flying far!

Here are some clips from today

 

Gerd Kanter throwing 1
Gerd Kanter throwing 2
Gerd Kanter throwing 3
Fedrick Dacres throwing 1
Fedrick Dacres throwing 2
Fedrick Dacres throwing 3

Malachowski3

Diamond Race continued today in Rabat, Morocco. Piotr Malachowski won the meet with a new meeting record from his last round - 67.45m. Second was Robert Urbanek 65.04m and third Zoltan Kövago 64.42m.

They were followed by Philip Milanov 63.74m, Apostolos Parellis 63.46m, Martin Kupper 63.13m, Daniel Stahl 61.09m and Gerd Kanter 60.70m.

Malachowski has the lead in Diamond Race with 20 points. Both Urbanek and Milanov have 9 points.

Video of Malachowski 67.45m

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Best throws in 2017

1 Daniel Stahl 71.29
2 Andrius Gudzius 69.21
3
Fedrick Dacres
68.88
4 Mason Finley 68.03
5 Philip Milanov 67.05
6 Robert Urbanek 66.73
7 Lois M Martinez 66.67
8 Andrew Evans 66.61
9 L Wesshaidinger 66.52

 

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