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How heavy is a junior high discus?

How heavy is a junior high discus?

Girls/Boys Discus: 1 kilogram. Chris, If you have somebody to do it, would be a good idea to weigh the shots before they throw at Godby & FL High. The 8lb shot (not legal for MS boys) looks very much like the 4kg legal weight.

How heavy is a discus?

4.4 pounds
The modern discus used in men’s competition is circular, about 219 mm (8.6 inches) in diameter and 44 mm (1.75 inches) thick at its centre. It is made of wood or similar material, with a smooth metal rim and small, circular brass plates set flush into its sides. Its weight must be not less than 2 kg (4.4 pounds).

What is the weight of a jr high shot put?


Competitor Mass of shot
Boys 13-14 4 kilograms
Girls through junior high 2.72 kg (6 pounds)
Men, high school 12 pounds
Women, high school through age 49 4 kilograms

What is the weight of the discuss for Under 14 Boys & Girls?

In the 13- to 14-year-old age group, girls continue to use the 6 lb. shot while boys use an 8.8 lb. shot put.

What is the average high school discus throw?

120 feet
120 feet is the entry point to high-level discus throwing. If you are serious about getting to the next level with your throws, these are essential weight room numbers to hit. Always remember however that these numbers are averages. Some throwers may not get close to these numbers and be able to throw over 120 feet.

What do Shotputs weigh?

In men’s competitions, the ball is 16 pounds and in women’s competitions it’s 8.8 pounds. These are some other things that weigh about 16 pounds: 40-inch LED TV.

What is the shot put weight for boys U 12?

The shot, a metal ball (7.26kg/16lb for men, 4kg/8.8lb for women), is put – not thrown – with one hand.