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Athletics at the 1908 London Summer Games:

Men's Javelin Throw Qualifying Round

Athletics at the 1908 Summer Games: Next Summer Games

Events:
Phases:

Host City: London, Great Britain
Venue(s): White City Stadium, London; White City Stadium, London
Date Started: July 17, 1908
Date Finished: July 17, 1908
Format: The four scheduled qualifying sections were consolidated into two pools. Each competitor allowed three throws, after which the leading three were allowed a further three throws.

Gold: SWE Eric Lemming
Silver: NOR Arne Halse
Bronze: SWE Otto Nilsson

Qualifying Round

Rank Athlete Age Team NOC D(M) D(I)
1 Eric Lemming 28 Sweden SWE 53.69 176-1½ QU/OR
2 Arne Halse 20 Norway NOR 50,57 165-11 QU
3 Otto Nilsson 28 Sweden SWE 47.11 154-6¼ QU/OR
4 Aarne Salovaara 21 Finland FIN 45.89 150-6¾
5 Armas Pesonen 23 Finland FIN 45.17 148-2¾
AC Karl Bechler 22 Germany GER
AC John Johansen 25 Norway NOR
AC Juho Halme 19 Finland FIN
AC Kharalambos Zouras 23 Greece GRE
AC Henry Leeke 28 Great Britain GBR
AC Hugo Wieslander 18 Sweden SWE
AC Jimmy Tremeer 33 Great Britain GBR
AC Evert Jakobsson 22 Finland FIN
AC Jarl Jakobsson 27 Finland FIN
AC Ernest May 29 Great Britain GBR

Qualifying Round Group A

Rank Athlete Age Team NOC D(M) D(I)
1 Otto Nilsson 28 Sweden SWE 47.11 154-6¼ OR
2 Aarne Salovaara 21 Finland FIN 46.81 153-6¾
3 Armas Pesonen 23 Finland FIN 45.17 148-2¾
AC Karl Bechler 22 Germany GER
AC John Johansen 25 Norway NOR
AC Juho Halme 19 Finland FIN
AC Kharalambos Zouras 23 Greece GRE
AC Henry Leeke 28 Great Britain GBR
AC Hugo Wieslander 18 Sweden SWE
AC Jimmy Tremeer 33 Great Britain GBR

Qualifying Round Group B

Rank Athlete Age Team NOC D(M) D(I)
1 Eric Lemming 28 Sweden SWE 53.69 176-1½ OR
2 Arne Halse 20 Norway NOR 50.58 165-11
AC Evert Jakobsson 22 Finland FIN
AC Jarl Jakobsson 27 Finland FIN
AC Ernest May 29 Great Britain GBR