London Olympics: Shot Put Preview

London Olympics: Shot Put Preview

By Jim Donahue     Three-time world champion and defending Olympic champion shot putter Valerie Adams of New Zealand is 6-foot-4, 273 pounds, but brings a rare athleticism to the ring. Until 2011, Adams had thrown farther than any women in the world in more than a decade (mostly since the steroid-addled 1970s and ’80s), […]