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Men Javelin Throw World Record Jan ŽELEZNÝ  98m48 (1996)
(as of June 2023)

Men[Javelin Throw]

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Events Name Mark
Helsinki 1983 Detlef Michel (GDR) 89m48
Rome 1987 Seppo Raty (FIN) 83m54
Tokyo 1991 Kimmo Kinnunen (FIN) 90m92
Stuttgart 1993 Jan Železný (CZE) 85m98
Gothenburg 1995 Jan Železný (CZE) 89m58
Athens 1997 Marius Corbett (RSA) 88m40
Seville 1999 Aki Parviainen (FIN) 89m52
Edmonton 2001 Jan Železný (CZE) 92m80
Saint-Denis 2003 Sergey Makarov (RUS) 85m44
Helsinki 2005 Andrus Varnik (EST) 87m17
Osaka 2007 Tero Pitkamaki (FIN) 90m33
Berlin 2009 Andreas Thorkildsen (NOR) 89m59
Daegu 2011 Matthias de Zordo (GER) 86m27
Moscow 2013 Vitezslav VeselY (CZE) 87m17
Beijing 2015 Julius Yego (KEN) 92m72
London 2017 Johannes Vetter (GER) 89m89
Doha 2019 Anderson PETERS (GRN) 86m89
Oregon 2022 Anderson PETERS (GRN) 90m54
Budapest 2023 Neeraj CHOPRA (IND) 88m17

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