Who is the best javelin thrower in the world 2021?
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Who is the world record holder for women’s javelin?
women – SENIOR – outdoor
|World Records||72.28||Barbora ŠPOTÁKOVÁ|
|World Championships in Athletics Records||71.70||Olisdeilys MENÉNDEZ|
|World Leading 2021||71.40||Maria ANDREJCZYK|
|Olympic Games Records||71.53||Olisdeilys MENÉNDEZ|
What’s the women’s javelin record?
Records since 1999
How far can an Olympian throw a javelin?
Today, the men’s Olympic record is 90.57 meters, and was set by Norway’s Andreas Thorkildsen in 2008, while the women’s Olympic record of 71.53 meters was set by Cuba’s Osleidys Menéndez in 2004.
How far did Usain Bolt throw the javelin?
The “triple triple” gold-medallist – who’s won the 100m, 200m, and 4x100m relay the last three Olympics – wowed Olympic staffers and volunteers by throwing a javelin at Rio’s darkened Olympic Stadium. He even asked for an official measurement of his throw – recording 56 metres.