Hammer Throw Nails Some Poor Soul in the Last Place You’d Want to Be Hit (Video)

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It’s not hard to imagine why a hammer throw would be one of the more dangerous sporting activities imaginable. People are letting fly giant metal objects as hard as they can, and that’s a potential danger if you happen to get between the thrower and the destination.

I doubt I need to make my case any clearer, but for the doubters, allow me to submit exhibit A:

that would have hurt… #HadToShare #SafetyFirstPeople

A video posted by Valerie Adams (@valerieadams84) on

See? Not optimal for the man with the clipboard.

Maybe don’t stand within ten feet of the spinning person about to let go of the heavy metal object?

Just one man’s take on the matter.

Hat Tip – [Barstool Sports]

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