August 3-10, 2013
Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI, USA
Hosted by the Dwarf Athletic Association of America

The largest sporting event in history exclusively for athletes with dwarfism

days until the Games. Are you ready?

Track & Field - Field

Three throwing events are offered at World Dwarf Games - the discus, javelin, and shot put. Traditional discus, javelin, and shot put equipment is used for male and female athlete in the open, masters, and older junior age divisions. Modified events with lighter weight equipment are provided for children in the futures and younger junior age divisions. International Paralympic Committee (IPC) rules will be observed for the open division. 

 

 discus
Discus

   

javelin
Javelin

   

shot
Shot Put

The Sport Technical Officer for track and field is Jill Kennedy.

   

JK

   

The sponsors and partners for the track and field competition are Playmakers and the USA Track and Field Foundation.

   

playmakers

   

USATFF