The shot put is a track and field event involving throwing/putting a heavy metal ball as far as possible. The shot put competition for men has been a part of the modern Olympics since their revival in 1896, womens competition began in 1948.
Valerie Kasanita Adams was bornon 6th October 1984 so she is 27right now. Her birth was given byher mother ‘Lilika Ngauamo’, inRotorua, New Zealand. Sheweighs 120kg and 1.93m tall. Herbrother Steven Adams is a New-Zealand basketball Player. Hewas born in Wellington. Anothersir name for Valerie Adams is‘Valerie Vili’. She was coachedby Jean-Pierre Egger and nowshe lives and get coached inSwitzerland. She was married toBertrand Vili, a discus throwerfrom New Caledonia. Shecompeted in Sydney, Beijing andLondon.