American tolocalize core Michelle Carter won the gold medal of the Olympic games 2016 in Rio de Janeiro. In her best attempt, the athlete sent a projectile by 20.63 meters.
The silver medal was won by double Olympic champion, new Zealander Valerie Adams (20,42), the third result and a bronze at Hungarian Anita Marton (19,87).
– Diary of the 2016 Olympics: Schedule and results of competitions
The national team of Russia in athletics was suspended from performances at the 2016 Olympics. Court of arbitration for sport (CAS) on July 21 rejected the appeal of the ROC and 68 Russian athletes, upholding the dismissal of the all-Russian athletics Federation (vfla) from international competitions.
Individual admission to the 2016 Games, the international Association of athletics federations (IAAF) gave only the jumper in length Daria Kishineu who trains in the United States.