1974 European Athletics Championships – Men's javelin throw

The men's javelin throw at the 1974 European Athletics Championships was held in Rome, Italy, at Stadio Olimpico on 7 and 8 September 1974.[1]

MedalistsEdit

Gold Hannu Siitonen
  Finland
Silver Wolfgang Hanisch
  East Germany
Bronze Terje Thorslund
  Norway

ResultsEdit

FinalEdit

8 September

Rank Name Nationality Result Notes
  Hannu Siitonen   Finland 89.58
  Wolfgang Hanisch   East Germany 85.46
  Terje Thorslund   Norway 83.68
4 Nikolay Grebnyev   Soviet Union 83.66
5 Klaus Wolfermann   West Germany 83.36
6 Jānis Lūsis   Soviet Union 83.06
7 Miklós Németh   Hungary 81.06
8 Lauri Koski-Vähälä   Sweden 79.92
9 Aimo Aho   Finland 79.38
10 György Erdelyi   Hungary 78.06
11 Dave Travis   Great Britain 75.42
12 Serge Leroy   France 74.62
13 Jorma Jaakola   Finland 73.32
14 Michael Wessing   West Germany 71.68

QualificationEdit

7 September

Rank Name Nationality Result Notes
1 Klaus Wolfermann   West Germany 82.64 Q
2 Dave Travis   Great Britain 82.38 Q
3 Wolfgang Hanisch   East Germany 82.08 Q
4 Lauri Koski-Vähälä   Sweden 81.80 Q
5 Serge Leroy   France 80.90 Q
6 Miklós Németh   Hungary 80.86 Q
7 Michael Wessing   West Germany 80.56 Q
8 Terje Thorslund   Norway 80.10 Q
9 Hannu Siitonen   Finland 79.70 Q
10 Nikolay Grebnyev   Soviet Union 79.48 Q
11 György Erdelyi   Hungary 79.10 Q
12 Jānis Lūsis   Soviet Union 78.44 Q
13 Jorma Jaakola   Finland 78.40 Q
14 Aimo Aho   Finland 78.38 Q
15 Aleksandr Makarov   Soviet Union 77.92
16 Milco Milenski   Bulgaria 77.10
17 Horst Timmer   West Germany 75.08
18 Renzo Cramerotti   Italy 73.54
19 Lolésio Tuita   France 68.86
Brian Roberts   Great Britain NM

ParticipationEdit

According to an unofficial count, 20 athletes from 11 countries participated in the event.

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ European Athletics Championships Zürich 2014 - STATISTICS HANDBOOK (PDF), European Athletics Association, pp. 420–427, retrieved 13 August 2014