Athletics at the 1930 Women's World Games – shot put

The shot put event at the 1930 Women's World Games was held in Prague at the Letná Stadium on 6 September 1930.

Shot put
at the 1930 Women's World Games
VenueLetná Stadium
  • September 6 (final)
Winning time12.49 m
gold medal    Germany
silver medal    Germany
bronze medal    Austria
← 1926
1934 →

Entrants change

In August 1930 entrants were published of the athletes of 5 nations: the Netherlands, Sweden, Switzerland, Italy and Great Britain. Listed below are the athletes from these nations who were entered for the shot put event.[1][2]

Nationality Name
  Great Britain Louise Fawcett
  Great Britain Florence Birchenough
  Great Britain Mark Weston
  Italy Jolanda Bacchelli
  Italy Bruna Bertolini
  Italy Pierina Borsani
  Sweden Maj Jacobsson
  Sweden Elsa Haglund
   Switzerland Colette

Results change

Final change

The final took place on 6 September.[3]

Rank Name Nationality Distance Notes
  Grete Heublein   Germany 12.49 m
  Gustel Hermann   Germany 12.12 m
  Liesl Perkaus   Austria 11.48 m
4 Bowin   Poland 11.41 m
5 Wanda Jasieńska   Poland 11.21 m
6 Elsa Svensson   Sweden

References change

  1. "Nederlandsche Atleten naar Praag en Brussel". Arnhemsche courant (in Dutch). 27 August 1930. Retrieved 27 June 2022 – via Delpher.
  2. "Derde werdeldspelen". De avondpost (in Dutch). 15 August 1930. Retrieved 27 June 2022 – via Delpher.
  3. "De derde vrouwenwereldspelen te Praag". De Amstelbode (in Dutch). 8 September 1930. Retrieved 29 June 2022 – via Delpher.