Athletics at the 2011 Pan American Games – Men's javelin throw

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Men's javelin throw
at the XVI Pan American Games
Athletics pictogram.svg
Venue Telmex Athletics Stadium
Dates October 28
Competitors 15 from 12 nations
Medalists
Gold medal    Cuba
Silver medal    United States
Bronze medal    Argentina
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Athletics at
the 2011 Pan American Games

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Track events
100 m   men   women
200 m men women
400 m men women
800 m men women
1500 m men women
5000 m men women
10,000 m men women
100 m hurdles women
110 m hurdles men
400 m hurdles men women
3000 m
steeplechase
men women
4×100 m relay men women
4×400 m relay men women
Road events
Marathon men women
20 km walk men women
50 km walk men
Field events
High jump men women
Pole vault men women
Long jump men women
Triple jump men women
Shot put men women
Discus throw men women
Hammer throw men women
Javelin throw men women
Combined events
Heptathlon women
Decathlon men

The men's javelin throw event of the athletics events at the 2011 Pan American Games was held the 28 of October at the Telmex Athletics Stadium.[1][2] The defending Pan American Games champion is Guillermo Martínez of the Cuba.

Records[edit]

Prior to this competition, the existing world and Pan American Games records were as follows:

World record  Jan Železný (CZE) 98.48 Jena, Germany May 25, 1996
Pan American Games record  Emeterio González (CUB) 81.72 Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic August 6, 2003

Qualification[edit]

Each National Olympic Committee (NOC) was able to enter up to two entrants providing they had met the minimum standard standard (71.00) in the qualifying period (January 1, 2010 to September 14, 2011).[2]

Schedule[edit]

Date Time Round
October 28, 2011 17:30 Final

Results[edit]

All distances shown are in meters:centimeters

KEY: q Fastest non-qualifiers Q Qualified NR National record PB Personal best SB Seasonal best

Final[edit]

The final was held on October 28.

Rank Athlete Nationality #1 #2 #3 #4 #5 #6 Result Notes
1 Guillermo Martínez Cuba 87.20 x 87.20 PR
2 Cyrus Hostetler United States 77.97 x 75.24 79.20 77.17 82.24 82.24 SB
3 Braian Toledo Argentina 76.50 79.53 76.12 x 73.54 76.71 79.53 PB
4 Sean Furey United States 74.22 72.94 74.83 x 77.05 x 77.05
5 Víctor Fatecha Paraguay 73.02 76.92 x 73.51 74.10 x 76.92 SB
6 Júlio César de Oliveira Brazil 75.61 76.24 73.74 x 70.12 75.03 76.24
7 Keshorn Walcott Trinidad and Tobago 72.92 x 75.77 67.65 70.08 75.77 PB
8 Juan José Méndez Mexico 74.18 x 66.50 69.39 68.68 x 74.18
9 Michel Miranda Cuba 73.91 x x 73.91
10 Arley Ibargüen Colombia 72.93 x 72.46 72.93
11 Felipe Ortiz Puerto Rico 67.93 67.71 63.23 67.93
12 José Lagunes Mexico 62.43 64.59 64.70 64.70
13 Justin Cummins Barbados x 64.34 63.91 64.34
14 Omar Jones British Virgin Islands 54.98 60.24 x 60.24
Ignacio Guerra Chile x x x NM

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