Tom Walsh

Shot Put
Personal Best
1 March 1992
South Canterbury
Ian Baird/Andrew Maclennan

March 2014 saw Tom Walsh storm onto the world stage with his Bronze medal at the IAAF World Indoor Champs in Poland. His podium placing was won with a 21.26 metre throw, smashing the New Zealand record. Having competed at World Youth and World Junior Championships, Glasgow will be Tom’s first Commonwealth Games. A five times NZ Senior Shot Put champion, Tom will be a serious contender for a medal. The Men’s Shot Put will be an event not to miss!
  • 3rd place World Indoor Championships 2014
  • Oceania record holder
  • New Zealand record holder
  • 5 x NZ senior shot put champion

Glasgow 2014 Results

Qualifying Performance  21.24m Q (CR)
Final  21.19m
Position  Silver Medal

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