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Larry Hart

Full name: Lawrence Thomas "Larry" Hart
Gender: Male
Height: 6-0 (183 cm)
Weight: 225 lbs (102 kg)
Born: September 17, 1946 in Kansas City, Missouri, United States
Affiliations: NYAC, New York (USA)
Country: USA United States
Sport: Athletics

Biography

A weight thrower for West Point, Larry Hart won the Pan American Games hammer throw in 1975 and the AAU and US Olympic Trials hammer in 1976. He also competed for the NYAC. At the AAU Meet, Hart also finished second in 1975, fourth in 1969, and fifth in 1970 and 1974. Hart continued throwing in Masters events. On 20 June 2015, he set the American M65 record in the hammer throw, surpassing his own previous mark and that of former rival Ed Burke.

Personal Bests: SP – 17.21i (56-5¾i) (1968); DT – 53.80 (176-6) (1968); HT – 68.84 (225-10) (1976).

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1976 Summer 29 Montréal Athletics Men's Hammer Throw United States USA 15 QR

Men's Hammer Throw

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank D BMD
1976 Summer 29 Montréal Athletics United States Qualifying Round 15 67.74
1976 Summer 29 Montréal Athletics United States Qualifying Round Group B 5 67.74
1976 Summer 29 Montréal Athletics United States Qualifying Round Group B Round One 3 67.74
1976 Summer 29 Montréal Athletics United States Qualifying Round Group B Round Two 4 65.74 67.74
1976 Summer 29 Montréal Athletics United States Qualifying Round Group B Round Three NP foul
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