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Discus is considered one of the oldest sports in the world. It dates back to 8th century B.C., when this game was not popular. In the beginning i.e. 1928, it was considered a womenâ€™s game. At that time, Halima Konopacka of Poland set a world record in Olympic Games. Discus is a popular track and field event wherein contestant throws a weighed disc named discus.
In Olympic Games, contestants throw the disc, who throws it farthest is considered the winner. Discus throwing was part of first Olympic Games which was held on 776 B.C. During those days, Discus was made out of iron and unformed bronze. But as times changed, discus got a new style and shape. Look into these factors before choosing a discus:
How to clean discus
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And also see more articles on shot put and discus techniques.....
Intro on discus throwing techniques