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Discus Throw: John Gates Powell finished in fourth place at the 1972 Summer Olympics in Munich, won a bronze medal at the 1976 Summer Olympics in Montreal, and was a member of the American Olympic Team in 1980 that never went to Moscow. Once again, he won the bronze medal at the 1984 Summer Olympics in Los Angeles.
1904 Olympics: N. Georgantas of Greece, throwing the discus.
Olympics: Ralph W. Rose, Chicago Athletic Association, throwing the discus.
Discus Throw Flash: Brown Trafton wins Women's Discus Throw gold
John Flannigan of the Greater New York Irish Athletic Association throwing a discus at the 1904 Olympics.
How to start a good discus throw. Robert Harting of Germany
Pascal Behrenbruch of Germany during the Men's Decathlon Discus Throw
Martin Sheridan of the Greater New York Irish Athletic Association throwing a discus at the 1904 Olympics.
The Netherlands' Erik Cadee in the men's discus throw final on Day 11.
Sun & shadow Darius Draudvila of Lithuania in the discus throw during the decathlon
French discus thrower Micheline Ostermeyer, 1948 London Olympics.
Germany's Robert Harting takes a throw in a men's discus throw qualification round during the athletics in the Olympic Stadium at the 2012 Summer Olympics, London, Monday, Aug. 6, 2012. (AP Photo/Matt Dunham)
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