Why It's Almost Impossible to Shot Put 24 Meters | WIRED
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WIRED: Why It's Almost Impossible to Shot Put 24 Meters | WIRED


Published on: Thursday, November 21, 2019

Why It's Almost Impossible to Shot Put 24 Meters | WIRED

Ever wonder what the upper limit of the shot put is? The record is 23.12 meters, or just under 75 feet. But could someone come along and put one even further? WIRED's Robbie Gonzalez met up with Olympic record holder Ryan Crouser to find out why putting a shot 24 meters is Almost Impossible.

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Why It's Almost Impossible to Shot Put 24 Meters | WIRED

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  • Stopgang


     11 hours ago

    Thanks for one like

  • Kaynos


     20 hours ago

    Strongmen throwing a 28 lbs shot (instead of 16 here) without any training : https://www.201tube.tv/watch/V76zAZ72GLU Imagine what they could do with a 16 lbs shot and proper training.

  • just some minced garlic

    just some minced garlic

     1 days ago

    Yeah this guy needs to play in the NFL.

  • water virgin

    water virgin

     1 days ago

    What a manly sport.

  • Corvus Morve

    Corvus Morve

     1 days ago

    Wired sees why all these things are "almost impossible" people like me see why we're going to be very famous one day. 💯🔥

  • WYS TT

    WYS TT

     2 days ago


  • Autogizmo


     2 days ago

    With hormons limits might be where current WR is. When people starts to manipulate their own genetic then sports will become intresting and records are going to be broken in every event.

  • MegaMonomer


     3 days ago

    drug testing

  • Ethan Hayden

    Ethan Hayden

     3 days ago

    Robert Oberst putted a 28 pound stone 38’. I think he could probably put a 16 pound stone 24 meters

  • michael allen

    michael allen

     3 days ago

    What if you did it like a hammer throw instead? Both hands around it

  • michael allen

    michael allen

     3 days ago

    An athlete NOT failing a drug test...


  • Mehakjot singh Sidhu

    Mehakjot singh Sidhu

     3 days ago

    Please do an impossible video on cricket game🙏🙏😀

  • Matheus Freitas

    Matheus Freitas

     3 days ago


  • Carlton Taylor

    Carlton Taylor

     4 days ago

    My dude built like a wisdom tooth

  • Sheev Palpatine

    Sheev Palpatine

     4 days ago

    So the limit is 23

  • Fung Zian

    Fung Zian

     5 days ago

    Midoriya all for one, full cowling 10%

  • Khari Mateen

    Khari Mateen

     5 days ago

    Thats amazing.

  • RickyPez


     5 days ago

    That man could shot put an infant!

  • 4u2t1n


     6 days ago

    You should’ve do why it’s almost impossible to do a cycle ( sport stacking ) in less then 4 seconds.

  • Titpap Paptit

    Titpap Paptit

     6 days ago

    8:08 :
    Midoriya Izuku: hold my one for all