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  • According to other accounts which attribute Orion's death to Artemis, the goddess herself loved him and was deceived by the angry Apollo into shooting him by mistake; or he paid the penalty of offering violence to her, or of challenging her to a contest of quoit-throwing (Apollodorus i.
  • The Stadium was used not only for foot-races, but for boxing, wrestling, reaping, quoit-throwing and javelin-throwing.
  • The quoit was the ancient weapon of the Sikh, who calls it chakar.
  • A typical quoit weighs around 5 lbs and measures about 5 1/2 " across.
  • A rescue quoit or throw bag with at least 15m of floating line.

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