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Athletics at the 1972 München Summer Games:

Men's Javelin Throw Qualifying Round

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Host City: München, West Germany
Venue(s): Olympic Stadium, Olympic Park, München
Date Started: September 2, 1972
Date Finished: September 2, 1972
Format: Top 12 and ties and all those reaching 80.00 metres advanced to the final.

Gold: FRG Klaus Wolfermann
Silver: URS Jānis Lūsis
Bronze: USA Bill Schmidt

Qualifying Round

Rank Athlete Age Team NOC D
1 Klaus Wolfermann 26 West Germany FRG 86.22 QU
2 Jānis Lūsis 33 Soviet Union URS 82.92 QU
3 Hannu Siitonen 23 Finland FIN 81.80 QU
4 Miklós Németh 25 Hungary HUN 81.78 QU
5 Fred Luke 25 United States USA 81.34 QU
6 Manfred Stolle 35 East Germany GDR 80.78 QU
7 Jorma Kinnunen 30 Finland FIN 80.10 QU
8 Milt Sonsky 31 United States USA 79.96 QC
9 József Csík 26 Hungary HUN 79.08 QC
10 Bill Schmidt 24 United States USA 78.96 QC
11 Lolésio Tuita 29 France FRA 78.78 QC
12 Bjørn Grimnes 21 Norway NOR 77.54 QC
13 Rick Dowswell 21 Canada CAN 77.42
14 Gergely Kulcsár 38 Hungary HUN 77.24
15 Urs von Wartburg 35 Switzerland SUI 76.36
16 André Claude 23 Canada CAN 75.56
17 Dave Travis 26 Great Britain GBR 74.68
18 Günter Glasauer 24 West Germany FRG 73.12
19 Jacques Aye Abehi Cote d'Ivoire CIV 72.20
20 Renzo Cramerotti 24 Italy ITA 71.12
21 Don Vélez 24 Nicaragua NCA 63.74
22 Abdul Atif Al-Qahtani 26 Saudi Arabia KSA 53.06
AC Leo Pusa 25 Finland FIN NM

Qualifying Round Group A

Rank Athlete Age Team NOC D
1 Klaus Wolfermann 26 West Germany FRG 86.22
2 Hannu Siitonen 23 Finland FIN 81.80
3 Fred Luke 25 United States USA 81.34
4 Jorma Kinnunen 30 Finland FIN 80.10
5 Bill Schmidt 24 United States USA 78.96
6 Lolésio Tuita 29 France FRA 78.78
7 Bjørn Grimnes 21 Norway NOR 77.54
8 Gergely Kulcsár 38 Hungary HUN 77.24
9 André Claude 23 Canada CAN 75.56
10 Renzo Cramerotti 24 Italy ITA 71.12
11 Abdul Atif Al-Qahtani 26 Saudi Arabia KSA 53.06

Qualifying Round Group B

Rank Athlete Age Team NOC D
1 Jānis Lūsis 33 Soviet Union URS 82.92
2 Miklós Németh 25 Hungary HUN 81.78
3 Manfred Stolle 35 East Germany GDR 80.78
4 Milt Sonsky 31 United States USA 79.96
5 József Csík 26 Hungary HUN 79.08
6 Rick Dowswell 21 Canada CAN 77.42
7 Urs von Wartburg 35 Switzerland SUI 76.36
8 Dave Travis 26 Great Britain GBR 74.68
9 Günter Glasauer 24 West Germany FRG 73.12
10 Jacques Aye Abehi Cote d'Ivoire CIV 72.20
11 Don Vélez 24 Nicaragua NCA 63.74
AC Leo Pusa 25 Finland FIN NM