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NFL to work on 'Color Rush' uniform promotion

...questionable. JETS: Have signed former British record-holding discus thrower Lawrence Okoye, who competed in the 2012 London Olympics...offensive lineman.The 6-foot-6, 304-pound Okoye put his discus career on hold in 2013 to pursue an NFL career despite never...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nfl/2015-11-13/nfl-work-color-rush-uniform-p
Overtime

...OlympicsOldest Olympian dies at age 103Guo Jie, a former Chinese discus thrower who was the world's oldest surviving Olympian, has...instructor, said Guo died Sunday.Guo represented China in the discus at the 1936 Olympics in Berlin after setting a national record...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2015-11-16/overtime
Teen excelling in decathlon

...known for helping throwers. There will be an adjustment from high school to Olympic standards, such as heavier shots and discuses. Academy coach Adam Kedge believes it won't be a problem once Beach gets into Duke's weightlifting program. Meanwhile...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2009/06/04/oth_526485.shtml
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Justin Gatlin ignores criticism at worlds

...medal of the championships through Day 4. Genzebe Dibaba of Ethiopia won the 1,500 meters and Denia Caballero of Cuba won the discus.Greg Rutherford of Britain took the long jump, while Jeff Henderson of the United States, who has this season's longest...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2015-08-25/justin-gatlin-ignore
Athlete Spotlight: Justin Brown

...wasn't his personal best, Justin Brown's discus throw of 151 feet, 3 inches was enough...One of my coaches said I'd be good at discus, so I started as a freshman," said...His all-time best effort with the discus was a throw of 156 feet, 11 inches at...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2007/04/29/aik_126351.shtml
Midland Valley High School
Prep player of the week

...Region 3-AAAA track meet, capturing the discus, shot put and pole vault. It was the...distances were 116 feet, 111 inches (discus), 34-5 (shot put) and 7-2 (pole...Stephens said.Q&A Favorite event: Discus. I think I have natural talent for it...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2010-04-30/prep-player-week
Sports | Westside High School
Johnson wows crowd at meet

...they whispered. With each release of the discus, a collective gasp clamored down the...performance. The 3-pound, 4-ounce discus was marked at 169 feet, 7 inches. Josh...Greenbrier's Ryan Bowers took eighth place in the discus with a throw of 140 feet, 1 inch. The...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/05/08/oth_260972.shtml
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Hard work, attitude helped Rebel return

...personal-best throw of 162'6" on the discus throw bettered the rest of the Class...He took the region title in both the discus and shot put this year; he had finished third in the state in the discus as a sophomore.However, as a junior...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/high-school/2011-06-06/hard-work-attitude-he
Athlete Spotlight: Travis Riner

...breaking the Midland Valley High School discus record. "The school record is 168 feet...where he competed against more than 60 discus throwers. Riner started participating...different in track and field and took up discus and shot put. His track and field events...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2008/04/20/aik_195585.shtml
Midland Valley High School
Hoffa captures 2nd Fred Berman Trophy

...titles in the shot put and one in the discus. Hoffa captured his second consecutive...his first Carl Vereen Trophy for the top discus throw, with a toss of 175-10. Both...state champion. He began throwing the discus just this year, and the result was the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1997/05/10/oth_208076.shtml
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