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Report13 Jul 2017

Report: boys' javelin – IAAF World U18 Championships Nairobi 2017

Liu Zhekai was the decisive winner of the boys' javelin with a personal best of 77.54m, becoming the first Chinese boy to win a world U18 title in the event.

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Previews08 Jul 2017

Preview: boys' javelin – IAAF World U18 Championships Nairobi 2017

Heading the entries and the world list this season is Dawid Wegner of Poland with 81.48m. The Pole, however, has not come within 10 metres of the mark since May.

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Report19 Jul 2015

Boys' javelin – IAAF World Youth Championships, Cali 2015

The golden arm of Germany’s Niklas Kaul was repelled by unheralded South African Paul Jacobus Botha, who made a near four-metre improvement on his lifetime best to clinch a shock gold medal at the IAAF World Youth Championships, Cali 2015 on Sunday (19).

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Previews13 Jul 2015

Boys' javelin preview – IAAF World Youth Championships Cali 2015

Niklas Kaul climbed to number two on the world youth all-time list with a monster 83.94m throw in Halle in May and many will be keen to see how the 17-year-old can perform in Cali.

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Report14 Jul 2013

Muhar leads from the outset to win Javelin

Slovenia, Hungary and Spain each claimed their first Javelin Throw medal in the 14-year history of this event, as Slovenia’s Matija Muhar unleashed a 78.84m lifetime best to take the victory.

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News01 Apr 2008

Notes from the IAAF Council Meeting, London, Day 1

- President Diack gave the formal welcome this morning in the Guoman Tower Hotel, London, on the occasion of the first IAAF Council Meeting to be held in the British capital since 1988.</P>

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News24 Jan 2005

China and Australian dual at the Australian Youth Olympic Festival

China, the most powerful youth track and field team in the world, claimed 12 gold medals at the Australian Youth Olympic festival, held in Sydney last week.

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News15 Jun 2004

Sherbrooke silver medallist Kyle Helf leads Canadian squad for Grosseto

A Shot Put silver medalist at last year’s World Youth Championships in Sherbrooke, Canada, Kyle Helf will once again be his country’s best medal hopeful at the IAAF World Junior Championships in Grosseto, Italy, 13-19 July.

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News11 Jul 2003

Men Javelin Throw (700g) Final

Brazilian Julio Cesar De Oliveira danced to a samba beat after winning a thrilling javelin gold medal with his final throw to overhaul South African Robert Oosthuizen.

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News10 Jul 2003

Men Javelin Throw (700g) Qualification

Five men qualified automatically for the final led by American Chad Brown, who celebrates his 17th birthday later this month, with a second round throw of 72.59m.

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