Athletics at the 2016 Summer Olympics
|Facts - Women's Hammer throw - Rio 2016|
|Video: Final - Women's Hammer throw|
|Venue: Joao Havelange Olympic Stadium|
|Participants: 32 athletes participated in the event.|
|Schedule: The final took place on Monday, August 15, 2016 and competitions began on Friday, August 12, 2016.|
|Format: Athletes competed in a qualifying round followed by the final. Top twelve and ties in the qualifying round and all those reaching the announced qualification limit advanced to the final. In the final all finalists were given three tries. The top eight were then given three more.
|This information about Women's Hammer throw - Athletics at the 2016 Summer Olympics in Rio is based on the official Olympic reports and the Olympian Database|