The record at my school is 130 feet
The record for the longest discus throw belongs to a German man named Jurgen Schult. He set the record on June 6, 1986, throwing a discus 243 feet 1/2 inches.
The 2008 Olympics was held in Beijing China. The gold medal for the longest discus was awarded to Gerd Kanter for a throw of 68.82 metres (223.8 feet).
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Yes, the discus is a track and field event. A heavy disc, called a discus is thrown, the longest throw wins the game.
Braedan Ash in 2005 threw 240 feet in discus
The men's world record for the men's 2kg discus throw is held by Jurgen Schult of Germany with a throw of 74.08 meters in 1986. The women's world record for the women's 1kg discus throw is held by Gabriele Reinsch of Germany with a throw of 76.80 meters in 1988.
The history of the discus throw can be found in the book Historical Dictionary of Track and Field. Lessons on how to throw a discus can be found in books such as "Teach Yourself Discus Throw."
women don't throw a 2kg discus, only a 1kg discus.
Men's discus throw debuted at the 1896 Games in Athens and women's discus throw debuted at the 1928 Games in Amsterdam.
The men's world record for the discus throw is held by Jurgen Schult of Germany with a throw of 74.08 meters in 1986. The women's world record for the discus throw is held by Gabriele Reinsch of Germany with a throw of 76.80 meters in 1988.
"Discus Throw" is a sporting event where an athlete throws a heavy disc called DISCUS
Yes, Discus Throw is part of field event.
u need a discus and measure tape
The Commonwealth Games men's record for discus is 66.39 meters by Frantz Kruger of the Republic of South Africa in 2002. The Commonwealth Games women's record for discus is 65.92 meters by Beatrice Faumuina of New Zealand in 1998.
The sport of the discus throw dates back to the ancient Greeks and the first Olympics circa 776BC.
The average NFL QB's discus throw is around 230 feet (70 meters)
The men's world record for the discus throw is held by Jurgen Schult of Germany with a throw of 74.08 meters in 1986.
discus originated from warriors seeing who could throw their sheilds further
History has not recorded when the discus throw was invented but it is believed to have been begun by the ancient Greeks. The discus throw was an event of the ancient Olympic Games of Greece held in 776 B.C. The ancient discus was made of stone, iron, bronze, or lead, and was shaped like a flying saucer. The winner of the discus throw was awarded the disc as a prize for winning the event.
Gabriele Reinsch's mark of 76.80m set in 1989 is the current women's World Record in the discus throw.