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Q: In Greek Olympics what was the javelin thrown at?
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javelin a light thrown spear

What do you call a long thin pole thrown in Olympics?

The pole is called a javelin.

What track and field events were there in ancient Greek Olympics?

javelin , sprint.

What are the two things thrown in the Olympics?

Discus, javelin, shot (shot put), hammer (hammer throw)

What sports were played in the greek Olympics?

wrestling, boxing, long jump, javelin, discus, chariot racing

What is a name for a heavy hammer?

A sledgehammer is long heavy hammer. Not sure what the hammer thrown at the Olympics is called, but a a javelin is a metal tipped spear used for field competitions at the Olympics.

What are the main events in the Olympics in Greece?

The ancient Greek Olympics was a three day event. The games included, running, long jump, boxing, and javelin throwing.

What games did Greeks play to honor the gods?

They did the Olympics and the Pentathlon, which is running, Greek wrestling, discus, javelin, and jumping.

Do referees have to stay in their position when a javelin is thrown?

Only if the javelin transfixes him.

What is the sport called in the Olympics with a javelin?

The Javelin Throw.

How did the javelin start?

Javelin, before it was a recognized sport, was originally a hunting method used by humankind the world over. Javelin first emerged in the Greek Olympics as part of the first pentathlon. Though the construction of the javelin and the methods of delivery have evolved over time, the nature of the event has been preserved.

What equipment did the ancient Olympics use?

discus and the javelin discus and the javelin

How big is the javelin field?

the javelin field is 100 metres long but can still be thrown past.

What is a sentence using the word javelin?

the Javelin Throw is my favorite Olympics event.

What kind of sport did greek people play in Greece?

The ancient Greeks invented the Olympics. The early olympics included boxing, chariot racing, discuss, javelin, running, and wrestling.

Was javelin part of the Olympics when it first started?

The first modern Olympics was in 1896 at Athens and the javelin competition's first year was 1908 in London.

Has javelin been taken out of the Olympics?


What is a javelin in the Olympics?

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Do they do javelin in the modern Olympics?

yes they do.

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What is the difference between a javelin and a spear.?

A spear is a generic term for a shafted weapon, but a javelin is specifically designed to be thrown.