The javelin throw, one of the oldest and most spectacular disciplines of athletics. The article points out the history, origin, technique, rules
and other basic aspects of javelin throwing.
On 02.09. met again in the Berlin Olympic Stadium, the creme de la creme of international athletics. The IAAF Worldchallenge – ISTAF Berlin – was all about prestige, revenge and an emotional farewell to a big thrower.
Yesterday I had the opportunity to accompany a children’s training in Basel as part of the activities of the Weltklasse Meetings in Zurich. More specifically, the event “Youth trains with world class”
Athletics writes unique stories, the German Athletics Association tells them.
A respectful three-way fight, unbridled joy in sports, the fight against oneself and against the clock. Everything with a fair attitude and fair means. Variety from sprinting through running to jumping, throwing
The evening of 9th August 2018 should be another festival of international athletics championships in Berlin. It was even more, a jubilee for me as the winner of European title fights in our home own country. With 89.47m I became European champion ahead of Andreas Hofmann and Estonian Magnus Kirt.
With 88.09m in the last attempt I was able to secure 2nd place behind Andreas Hofmann on the weekend. After bumpy start of the competition with
Also in 2018, the IAAF International Athletics Meetings Series, the Diamond League, is the measure of global top contests. The javelin of the men can be found on 5 stages of the 14 meetings.