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Athletics at the 1928 Amsterdam Summer Games:

Men's Decathlon Javelin throw

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Host City: Amsterdam, Netherlands
Venue(s): Olympic Stadium, Amsterdam
Date Started: August 4, 1928
Date Finished: August 4, 1928

Gold: FIN Paavo Yrjölä
Silver: FIN Akilles Järvinen
Bronze: USA Ken Doherty

Javelin throw

Rank Athlete Age Team NOC D P(1912BT) P(1985T)
1 Johan Meimer 23 Estonia EST 56.88 886.700 691
2 Ken Doherty 23 United States USA 56.56 877.900 686
3 Paavo Yrjölä 25 Finland FIN 55.70 854.250 673
4 Akilles Järvinen 22 Finland FIN 55.58 850.950 672
5 Gaston Étienne 26 Belgium BEL 54.85 830.875 661
6 Hugo Barth 24 Germany GER 52.73 772.575 629
7 Tom Churchill 20 United States USA 50.93 723.075 602
8 Henry Lindblad 22 Sweden SWE 49.61 686.775 583
9 Barney Berlinger 20 United States USA 48.27 649.925 563
10 James Stewart 21 United States USA 48.07 644.425 560
11 Ludwig Wessely 24 Austria AUT 47.44 627.100 551
12 Wilhelm Ladewig 21 Germany GER 46.10 590.250 531
13 Tatsuo Toki 24 Japan JPN 45.83 582.825 527
14 Albert Andersson 26 Sweden SWE 45.81 582.275 527
15 Martti Tolamo 21 Finland FIN 45.79 581.725 527
16 Sven Lundgren 26 Sweden SWE 45.71 579.525 525
17 Erwin Huber 21 Germany GER 45.42 571.550 521
18 Stelios Benardis Greece GRE 44.48 545.700 507
19 Branko Kallay 19 Yugoslavia YUG 43.98 531.950 500
20 Antoni Cejzik 28 Poland POL 43.96 531.400 500
21 Mátyás Farkas 34 Hungary HUN 43.13 508.575 488
22 Helge Jansson 23 Sweden SWE 41.73 470.075 467
23 Hermann Lemperle 21 Germany GER 41.05 451.375 457
24 Yonetaro Nakazawa 24 Japan JPN 40.33 431.575 447
25 Gérard Noël 27 Belgium BEL 32.64 220.100 337
26 René Joannes-Powell 32 Belgium BEL 32.56 217.900 335
27 Gheorghe Csegezi Romania ROU 31.85 198.375 325