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Athletics at the 1968 Ciudad de México Summer Games:

Men's Decathlon Javelin throw

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Host City: Ciudad de México, Mexico
Venue(s): University Olympic Stadium, Ciudad de México
Date Started: October 19, 1968
Date Finished: October 19, 1968

Gold: USA Bill Toomey
Silver: FRG Hans-Joachim Walde
Bronze: FRG Kurt Bendlin

Javelin throw

Rank Athlete Age Team NOC D P(1962T) P(1985T)
1 Kurt Bendlin 25 West Germany FRG 75.42 940 972 OB
2 Hans-Joachim Walde 26 West Germany FRG 71.62 897 914
3 Tom Waddell 30 United States USA 63.70 806 794
4 Lennart Hedmark 24 Sweden SWE 62.90 796 782
5 Bill Toomey 29 United States USA 62.80 795 780
6 Mykola Avilov 20 Soviet Union URS 60.12 763 740
7 Wu Ah-Min 30 Chinese Taipei TPE 60.10 762 739
8 Jānis Lanka 28 Soviet Union URS 59.76 758 734
9 Clive Longe 29 Great Britain GBR 59.30 753 727
10 Joachim Kirst 21 East Germany GDR 57.02 724 693
11 Urs Trautmann 28 Switzerland SUI 56.32 715 683
12 Walter Dießl 25 Austria AUT 55.38 703 669
13 Manfred Tiedtke 26 East Germany GDR 51.84 657 616
14 Ed de Noorlander 23 Netherlands NED 50.22 636 592
15 Rick Sloan 21 United States USA 49.90 632 587
16 Don Vélez 20 Nicaragua NCA 48.94 618 573
17 Roger Lespagnard 21 Belgium BEL 47.46 598 551
18 Spas Dzhurov 23 Bulgaria BUL 47.04 592 545
19 Steen Smidt-Jensen 23 Denmark DEN 46.80 589 541
20 Franz Biedermann 22 Liechtenstein LIE 44.92 563 514