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Hammer Thrower

Tasha Williams

Tasha Williams About Former hammer thrower from New Zealand, won gold in the 1996 Oceania Championships. Other Informations She began training in hammer throw when she was 18 years old, and competed in her first Olympics at the age of 22. On February 24, 2001, she achieved her career best throw of 65.91 meters. She …

Hammer Thrower

Lance Deal

Lance Deal About American Olympian who competed in the hammer throw, winning a silver medal at the 1996 Summer Olympics in Atlanta. Other Informations He attended Montana State University in Bozeman, Montana. He went on to work at the University of Oregon after retiring from competition. He and his wife have one daughter. He and …

Hammer Thrower

Jennifer Dahlgren

Jennifer Dahlgren About Olympic athlete who is recognized for having competed in the hammer throw track and field event. She represented Argentina in both the 2004 and 2008 Summer Olympics and has gone down as one of the country’s top performers. Other Informations At the amateur level she competed for the University of Georgia.  She took home the …

Hammer Thrower

Ivan Tsikhan

Ivan Tsikhan About Belarusian hammer thrower who won a bronze medal at the 2008 Olympic games in Beijing. Other Informations He competed in his first World Hammer Throwing Championships in 1997. He took silver at the 2004 Olympics and bronze at the 2008 Olympics, but the silver was taken away from him after testing positive …

Hammer Thrower

Koji Murofushi

Koji Murofushi About Japanese hammer throw champion who won gold at the Asian Games in 1998 and 2002 before winning his first Olympic gold medal in 2004. He is also a renowned sports scientist who began serving as the Director of the Sports Science Center at the Tokyo Medical and Dental University in 2014. Other …

Hammer Thrower

Deanna Price

Deanna Price About Track & Field competitor who is predominantly recognized for competing in the hammer throw discipline. Her personal best distance was recorded at 78.24m or 256 ft 8 in. Other Informations In 2012, she competed in the World Junior Championships in Spain. She took home the gold medal at the 2019 World Championships. She was …

Hammer Thrower

Bianca Perie

Bianca Perie About Romanian hammer thrower who competed in the 2008 Olympic Games, placing 18th with a distance of 68.21 meters. Other Informations She won her first gold medal at the 2005 World Youth Championships. She won a bronze metal at the 2011 Summer Universiade tournament for college athletes. She was born and raised in …

Hammer Thrower

Adrian Annus

Adrian Annus About Hungarian hammer thrower who was stripped of his gold medal at the 2004 Summer Olympic Games for doping violations. Other Informations He was a top prospect for Hungary leading up to the 2000 Summer Games but fell just short of making the team. He won the Hammer Throwing European Championship in 2002 …