Question: How far is the world record for throwing a discus?

What is the world record for farthest distance thrown during a discus competition?

243.0 Feet - 74.08 meters This is the mark all elite discus throwers have been fighting against since 1986 when Jurgen Schult threw his 243½“ (74.08 meter) throw.

What is world record in discus throw?

Jürgen SCHULT is a German former track and field athlete and as of 2019, the world record holder in the discus throw with 74,08m. Holding the title since 1986, it is the longest standing record in mens track and field.

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