58 rows · The first world record in the women’s discus throw was recognized by the International Association of Athletics Federations in 1923. As of 2013, 55 world records have been ratified by the IAAF in the event.
|24.90 m (81 ft 8 1⁄4 in)||Lilli Henoch (GER)||Berlin||1 October 1922|
|26.62 m (87 ft 4 in)||Lilli Henoch (GER)||Berlin||8 July 1923|
|27.39 m (89 ft 10 1⁄4 in)||Yvonne Tembouret (FRA)||Paris||23 September 1923|
|27.70 m (90 ft 10 1⁄2 in)||Lucie Petit (FRA)||Paris||14 July 1924|
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Olympic: Virgilijus Alekna (LTU) 69.89 m (2004)
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 di…scus throw is held by Gabriele Reinsch of Germany with a throw of 76.80 meters in 1988.
Discus Throw Share Tweet Women indoor Women indoor World Records 76.80 Gabriele Reinsch: 23 SEP 1963
Dani Samuels of Australia competes during the Women’s Discus Throw Final on Day 11 of the Rio 2016 Olympic Games at the Olympic Stadium on August 16, 2016 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. Athletics – Discus Throw Women.
After a seven-year gap, Silvester reclaimed the discus world record in 1968 with a toss measuring 66.54/218-3½. He then shattered his mark in September of that year, reaching 68.40/224-4¾. In 1971, Silvester unofficially beat the 70-meter mark with a throw measuring 70.38/230-9.
Women’s Javelin Throw World Records. The javelin throw is a fairly old sport in modern women’s track and field history, as women began competing in the event around the early 1900s. Javelin is the second-oldest women’s Olympic throwing event, having entered Olympic competition in 1932, four years after the discus…
Interestingly, women have a better world record than men in the discus by 1.8 meters, 76.08m to 74.08 m. The reason for this is likely that they throw a different kind of discuss, men’s discus is 1.6 kg, and larger, women’s discus only weigh 1 kg and are smaller. 1 kg is more than enough to overcome any potential air resistance, but still
The women’s discus is thrown further than the men’s. Women throw a 1kg discus and men a 2kg. Richard Haywood, Lichfield UK. · It’s not an Olympic record, but the current world record for the greatest depth reached in free diving (diving whilst holding your breath, without the aid of SCUBA) is held by a woman.
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List of Olympic records in athletics. (29 ft 2 in), also broke the existing world record by 55 cm (22 in), and stood as the world record for 23 years until Beamon’s compatriot, Mike Powell, jumped farther in the 1991 World Championships in Athletics in List of women’s Olympic records in athletics Event Record Athlete(s) Nation Games