Larry Judge and Mike Young have spent much of their professional careers studying the fundamentals and techniques involved in successfully throwing the shot. Two of the most respected individuals in track & field, they share their combined expertise in The Shot Put Handbook. No better reference for the shot put event currently exists on the market. The book is full of easy-to-understand principles and step-by-step teaching progressions, coupled with groundbreaking analysis of the various styles of shot putting. An expert in the technical aspects of the throwing events, the training of athletes, and the art of coaching, Larry Judge employs his many years of personal experience, in combination with the latest research of Mike Young, to create a resource that provides a wealth of information that will benefit the seasoned coach and the novice alike.