TEXTILE * GAMES – Getting Ready for the Felted Shot-Put Throw

Posted By Web Manager on January 23, 2013

blue shot putThis year’s Textile Olympics is a great way to show off your shuttle throwing muscles.  A special Textile Olympic event has been designed with medals awarded for the longest three throws of a three pound felted weight.  I don’t think your best underhand throw is going to cut the mustard here.  Try watching this video to get a feel for the technique and various stances you can try out.  Then, practice, practice, practice.

 

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