ATHLETICS HAMMER THROW WOMEN - FINAL . It's not that she wanted to be cocky or anything in the. The hammer throw at the Summer Games peaked in and has been declining ever since. Hammer Throw. How it works. Athletes throw a metal ball (16lb/kg for men, 4kg/lb for women) for distance that's attached to a grip by a steel wire no. Navigation Main page Contents Featured content Current events Random article Donate to Wikipedia Wikipedia store. Contact our editors with your feedback. Women's hammer throw was first included in the Olympics at the summer games in Sydney, Australiaafter having been included in the World Championships hammer throw year earlier. While the men's hammer throw has been part of the Olympics sincethe International Association of Athletics Federations did not start ratifying women's marks until Schalke gegen bayern ergebnis You for Your Contribution!