Category Archives: Throwing Events


Strength Training with Coach Cappos

Strength Training with Coach Scott Cappos   Download Complete Instructional Video Series

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Peak Training Shot Put and Discus

Shot Put Drills Discus Throw Drills Peak Training Learn shot put drills and discus throw discus and training for the peak of the season with this brief guide for coaches to follow at the end of the year. Shot Put and Discus Throw Warm Up Dynamic Warm Up 2x30m each Backward lunges High knee skips…

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Discus Throw Practice Plan Get Started

Discus Throw Practice Plan Get Started (Practices 1-5) Daily practice sessions include warm up exercises Sample Dynamic Warm Up 2x30m each exercise Tip: start with low velocity movements and build up to higher intensity exercises Walking quad stretch Walking hamstring stretch Walking side lunges Walking forward lunge with twist Jogging carioca Jogging high knee Jogging…

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Teaching The Hammer Throw Lesson 4

In the final lesson of the hammer throw, we will discuss the release and review drill progressions for the novice hammer thrower. In addition, release drills and hammer throw specific medicine ball throws will help the thrower better understand how the entire throw fits together, the video covers several hammer throw specific medicine ball throws.…

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Teaching The Hammer Throw Lesson 3

In lesson 2, the hammer thrower learned how to turn with the ball without winding. Today, we will cover the grip, winding and finally, winding and turning with the hammer. The Hammer Throw Grip The hammer thrower can use tape to cover the fingers for protection or the thrower can use a throwing glove, right…

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