All records listed on our website are current and up-to-date. So far this season McKim has been unstoppable, coming out with all guns blazing. The hammer throw is one of the four throwing events in regular track and field competitions, along with the discus throw, shot put and javelin. World Athletics Partner; World Athletics Partner; World Athletics Partner; World Athletics Partner; World Athletics Media Partner; World Athletics Suppliers Open Stone (light) World, North American, US, Amateur: Nick Kahanic : 63' 3.75" (16 lbs) Amherst, NY: 2013: World, North American, US: Brian Oldfield : 63' 1" (17 lbs) World Athletics Partner; World Athletics Partner; World Athletics Partner; World Athletics Partner; World Athletics Media Partner; World Athletics Supplier In 2014, Włodarczyk won the European Championship with a throw of 78.76, which was a championship and national record. Los Angeles, United States. Up to today, the IAAF has ratified 25 world records in the event. The "hammer" used in this sport is not like any of the tools also called by that name. 68.68. Les records du monde du lancer du marteau sont actuellement détenus par l'Ukrainien Yuriy Sedykh, auteur de 86,74 m le 30 août 1986 à Stuttgart en Allemagne, et par la Polonaise Anita Włodarczyk, créditée de 82,98 m le 28 août 2016, à Varsovie, en Pologne.. It was his sixth world record in the hammer. World Athletics Partner; World Athletics Partner; World Athletics Partner; World Athletics Partner; World Athletics Media Partner; World Athletics Suppliers 04.01.1963. Yuriy Sedykh. The English standardized the event in 1875. … World Record in Hammer Throw trophy in Smoots Summer Games (JP): Set a new world record in Hammer Throw - worth 30 Trophy XP. World, North American, US, Amateur: Nick Kahanic : 63' 3.75" (16 lbs) Amherst, NY: 2013: World, North American, US: Brian Oldfield : 63' 1" (17 lbs) Campbell, CA: 1979: Canadian: Tim Hendry : 57' 10" (17 lbs) Uxbridge, Ontario: 2011: Amateur: Dennis DeSoto : 58' 2.5" (17 lbs) Fresno, CA: 1991: Lightweight (under 190 lbs) Jacob Nicol : 48' 3/4" (16 lbs) Las Vegas, NV: 2012: Women's World, US It was the second consecutive Olympics in which Soviets won all the hammer throw … On 1 August 2015 Włodarczyk set a new world record with a throw of 81.08 metres (266.0 ft) and became the first woman to throw the hammer over 80 metres (260 ft). Some event records set during that time have never been beaten, such as the Men’s Hammer Throw world record, which was last broken by Soviet hammer thrower Yuri Sedykh in … Throw a hammer from a spin technique. Litvinov, along with Yuriy Sedykh, helped lead the Soviet Union during a period of domination in the hammer throw. The hammer was first contested by men at the 1900 Olympic Games in Paris but the first global competition for women was the 1999 IAAF World Championships. He won 2 World Championships, in 1983 Helsinki and 1987 Rome. All Rights Reserved. His record came with his very first throw, his series being (76.60 m 73.62 m 73.28 m), which was on day two of the championships, July 4, 1974. hammer with a throw of 129’ 11-1/2”, a record previously held by Matt Sandford of Australia of 129’ 10” which he set at the Halkirk Highland Games in Scotland in 1997. His record came with his very first throw, his series being (76.60m 73.62m 73.28m) which was on day two of the championships, July 4th 1974. Berlin 2009", https://en.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?title=Men%27s_hammer_throw_world_record_progression&oldid=962674504, Men's world athletics record progressions, Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License, This page was last edited on 15 June 2020, at 11:43. 82.80. Hammer Throw champions and records. It occurred in the qualifying round of the West German Championships at Erfurt (not Leipzig), which ran from the 3rd to 6th July 1974. The hammer throw has been a part of track and field competitions in England, Scotland, and Ireland since 1866. Top hammer throwers in the world. The men’s record hasn’t been topped since 1986. State Boys’ Record Girls’ Record Name Distance Year Name Distance Year Alabama Michael Snow 170’05” 2012 Bailey Simmons 159’08” 2014 Arizona Jacob […] 30 August 1986. Did you know When Germany's Karl-Hans Riehm set a world record of 78.50m at a meeting in the German town of Rehlingen on 19 May 1975, all six of his throws were better than the previous world record of 76.66m. Competed in the 2012 London Olympics where he made the final and finished 9th. 1982, and 1986; six World Records and two World Junior Records. Women’s hammer officially became a track and field event in 1994 and the record was broken twice in 2015 alone, which means the quality of these videos is actually quite good when compared to the men. Lantos Mihály Sportközpont, Budapest (HUN), Bregyó Athletic Center, Székesfehérvár (HUN), Yelena Yelesina Stadium, Chelyabinsk (RUS), Dinamo National Olympic Stadium, Minsk (BLR), Loughborough University Track, Loughborough (GBR), Sugár úti Atlétikai Centrum, Szombathely (HUN), Ekrem Koçak Atletizm Pisti, Istanbul (TUR), Sportcity Regional Arena, Manchester (GBR), Estadio Municipal Emilio Hidalgo, Motril (ESP), Central Athletics Stadium, Yokkaichi (JPN), Sportplatz Allee der Kosmonauten 131, Berlin-Marzhan, Berlin (GER), Eläintarhan urheilukenttä, Helsinki (FIN). The regulated weight being 16 pounds and a length of 3 feet 6 inches. 2 November 1956. Contact us if you have an additions or corrections. World Athletics Partner; World Athletics Partner; World Athletics Partner; World Athletics Partner; World Athletics Media Partner; World Athletics Suppliers Gustin took second at 44’ 4-1/2” and Williams third at 43’ 6”. The hammer weight usually correlates with the shot put weights. UKR. Like the other throwing events, the competition is decided by who can throw the implement the farthest. Regardez hammer throw_ 1986 Youri Sedykh's World Record Series - BuzzVid sur Dailymotion The current world record is held by USA’s Eric Frasure at 49’ 10”, for comparison. The men's hammer weighs 16 pounds (7.26 kg) and measures 3 feet 11 ⁄4 inches (121.3 cm) in length, and the women's hammer weighs 8.82 lb (4 kg) and 3 ft 11 in (119.4 cm) in length. The current women’s world record holder is Betty Heidler of Germany with a throw of 79.42m (260’06”) in 2011. Kibwé Johnson (born July 17, 1981) is an American Olympic track and field athlete who specializes in the hammer throw.He has represented his country at the World Championships in Athletics three times (2007, 2011, and 2015). [2] As of June 21, 2009, 45 world records have been ratified by the IAAF in the event. Top 5 | Hammer Throws | Hammer Throw World Records (Men) https://youtu.be/-Nmb5eWewU4 This is a video about the top 5 hammer throw records for men. [4], International Association of Athletics Federations, "12th IAAF World Championships In Athletics: IAAF Statistics Handbook. Stayki. In addition to the photos of this sequence, his throw was filmed with two high-speed cameras with a rate of 200 frames per second. 11.06.1955. The 28-lb. It was his sixth world record in the hammer. Harold Connolly (USA) 20 June 1958. Pieksamaki. 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