Athletics at the 2011 Pan American Games – Men's shot put

The men's shot put competition of the athletics events at the 2011 Pan American Games took place on the 25 of October at the Telmex Athletics Stadium.[1] The defending Pan American Games champion is Dylan Armstrong of Canada.

Men's shot put at the XVI Pan American Games
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VenueTelmex Athletics Stadium
DatesOctober 25
Competitors13 from 10 nations
Medalists
Gold medal   Canada
Silver medal   Cuba
Bronze medal   Argentina
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RecordsEdit

Prior to this competition, the existing world and Pan American Games records were as follows:

World record   Randy Barnes (USA) 23.12 Westwood, United States May 20, 1990
Pan American Games record   Reese Hoffa (USA) 20.95 Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic August 5, 2003

QualificationEdit

Each National Olympic Committee (NOC) was able to enter up to two entrants providing they had met the minimum standard (17.20 meters) in the qualifying period (January 1, 2010 to September 14, 2011).[2]

ScheduleEdit

Date Time Round
October 25, 2011 15:05 Final

AbbreviationsEdit

  • All distances shown are in meters:centimeters
PR Pan American games record
WR world record
NR national record
PB personal best
SB season best
DNS did not start

ResultsEdit

13 athletes from 10 countries competed.[3]

FinalEdit

[4]

Rank Athlete Nationality #1 #2 #3 #4 #5 #6 Result Notes
  Dylan Armstrong   Canada 20.48 20.72 20.72 x 21.30 x 21.30 PR
  Carlos Véliz   Cuba 19.99 19.91 20.09 20.59 20.76 20.42 20.76
  Germán Lauro   Argentina x 19.40 19.54 x 20.33 20.41 20.41 SB
4 Stephen Sáenz   Mexico 19.54 18.96 19.09 19.05 x x 19.54
5 Eder César Moreno   Colombia 18.93 x 19.40 19.47 19.48 19.35 19.48 NR
6 Noah Bryant   United States x x 19.23 x x x 19.23
7 Reynaldo Proenza   Cuba 19.06 19.00 19.04 18.80 19.05 19.19 19.19 SB
8 Russell Winger   United States 19.11 18.85 18.73 x x x 19.11
9 Ronald Julião   Brazil 17.94 x x 17.94
10 Michael Putman   Peru 17.74 x x 17.74
11 Nicholas Martina   Argentina x 17.33 17.29 17.33
12 Aldo Gonzales   Bolivia 17.06 17.05 x 17.06
O'Dayne Richards   Jamaica DNS

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