Tag Archives: John Flanagan

The Greatest Hammer Throwers of All-Time: Yuriy Sedykh and Anita Włodarczyk

Another in the occasional series giving my choice as the greatest athletes in the various athletics events.  This time it is the hammer throw.  This is one of the trickier events to choose a number one.  There have been several … Continue reading

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World Sports Hall Of Fame 1910

Four more of my choices for the Hall of Fame: John Flanagan (USA – Athletics) – Three-time gold medallist at the Olympic Games in the hammer (in  1900,1904 and 1908) . He set several world records at the event, two … Continue reading

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