16lbs. for mens competition.
for girls aged 12 it is 2.72
8.8 pounds. 8.8 pounds.
the shot put is a round heavy ball that ranges from 8lbs for girls and 12 lbs for boys . most played as a field even in track and field .. and this is a great sport (to me )
A shot put in middle school is 6 lbs. for girls and 8 lbs. for guys. it is different in high school though
My coach told me it is the same as middle school on up for diskus and I belive he said the same for girls shot though boys shot increases to 16 lbs for olyimpic
for boys yes girls no
The sport is called the "Shot Put". The shot is 'put' as far from the contestant as possible. So the question is, "How heavy is the shot in the 'shot put event' for boys aged 15?" The answer is 12 pounds.
Shot put is to try to throw a heavy ball the longest distance
Boys shot put 12 lbs. Girls shot put 8.8 lbs
The SHOT used in shot put for younger athletes is 8 lbs.