Date: Fri, 18 Oct 2002 09:40:54 -0500

Author: Cynthia Coutre

Subject: RE: Olympic equipment

Post:

I was just about to suggest that page! I think the indoor shots used to be
sand-filled. When you would try to get in to position, the contents shifted
slightly and was awkward to handle. (I threw shot, disc, and jav in college.)

Cynthia


>===== Original Message From Machele Cable =====
>Try http://www.everythingtrackandfield.com/catalog/
>
>Chele
>
>Anthony Lapinski wrote:
>
>> I'm discussing projectile motion and world records for the Summer Olympics
>> -- javelin, shotput, hammer, discus, etc. Are these for sale anywhere? I
>> want the actual dimensions/masses of these objects. I would also like to
>> show my students what these objects actually look/feel like for these
>> events. Anyone have any information about this?
>
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