U.S. Field Athletes

Posted at 5:00 PM, Jul 26, 2016
and last updated 2016-07-26 18:00:02-04

With no shot put facility at his high school, Joe Kovacs learned his craft in a parking lot.

In London, Brittney Reese took gold in the long jump. While she remains a top contender, her teammate, Tianna Bartoletta, is the defending world champion.

Vashti Cunningham, 18, lit up the Indoor Track World Championship with a jump no one could beat.

Watch the video to learn more about these field athletes.