shot putters

shot putters
n. athleter who competes in the sport of shot put

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  • Shot put — The shot put is an athletics (track and field) event involving putting (throwing in a pushing motion) a heavy metal ball (called the shot) as far as possible. It is common to use the term shot put to refer to both the shot itself and to the… …   Wikipedia

  • shot putter — noun an athlete who competes in the shot put • Hypernyms: ↑athlete, ↑jock * * * shot putter noun [countable] [singular shot putter plural shot putters …   Useful english dictionary

  • Conny Karlsson (shot putter) — This article is about the Finnish shot putter. For the Swedish footballer, see Conny Karlsson (footballer). Conny Karlsson (b. December 30, 1975 in Dragsfjärd, Finland) is a 195 cm tall former Finnish shot putter, who competed for Pargas IF. His… …   Wikipedia

  • the shot put — UK / US noun a sports event in which you throw a heavy metal ball called the shot as far as you can Derived word: shot putter noun countable Word forms shot putter : singular shot putter plural shot putters …   English dictionary

  • Athletics at the 1900 Summer Olympics - Men's shot put — The men s shot put was a track field athletics event at the 1900 Summer Olympics in Paris. It was held on July 14 and July 15, 1900. 11 shot putters from five nations competed.MedallistsFinalQualifier marks were still valid in the final.… …   Wikipedia

  • Athletics at the 1908 Summer Olympics - Men's shot put — The men s shot put was one of six throwing events on the Athletics at the 1908 Summer Olympics programme in London. The competition was held on July 16, 1908. 25 shot putters from eight nations competed.Medallistsources* Official Report of the… …   Wikipedia

  • Athletics at the 1956 Summer Olympics - Men's shot put — These are the official results of the men s shot put event at the 1956 Summer Olympics in Melbourne, Australia. The qualifying round and the final both were held on Wednesday November 28, 1956.14 shot putters from ten nations… …   Wikipedia

  • Athletics at the 1920 Summer Olympics - Men's shot put — The men s shot put event was part of the track and field athletics programme at the 1920 Summer Olympics. The competition was held on Tuesday, August 17, 1920 and on Wednesday, August 18, 1920. Twenty shot putters from ten nations competed.… …   Wikipedia

  • Athletics at the 1924 Summer Olympics - Men's shot put — The men s shot put event was part of the track and field athletics programme at the 1924 Summer Olympics. The competition was held on Tuesday, July 8, 1924.28 shot putters from 15 nations competed. MedalistsGroup 2References* Official Report * Pl …   Wikipedia

  • Charlie Fonville — Charlie Fonville, he set the shot put world record in 1948. Personal information Nationality American Born April 27, 1927( …   Wikipedia

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