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Yes, it is a throwing event and therefore a field event.

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Q: Is the javelin considered a track and field event?
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Is a javelot a sport?

Yes, Javelin is a sport. It is a track and field event.

Which track and field event features a spear-shape object?

Javelin throw

Which track and field event features a spear shaped object?

Javelin throw

Are the hurdles considered a field event?

No, hurdles are a track event. The event takes place on the track. Field events are those that are competed in the 'field' located within the track. Field events are long jump, high jump, javelin, discus, hammer throw, shot put, pole vault, and triple jump.

Who is Jason pomel?

He is a track and field official who was struck in the head by a javelin during an event.

How long is a javelin?

A track and field javelin is about 2.5 metres long.

Two throwing event held during track and field?

Take your pick: Shot Putt, Discus, Hammer, Javelin

Spear like equipment in track and field?


Who won the javelin event at the 2004 Olympic Games?

What javelin mean? For the above, who ever wrote that, it means, an event where you have to throw a javelin as far as you can. And for the country that won the 2004 Olympic Games for the event Javelin, it's Russia. Answer 2:No, sorry. The track and field events, as javelin, are individual, not nations. The winner of the javelin in 2004 Olympics was Andreas Thorkildsen of Norway. The bronze medalist was a Russian.

Is cross country a track or field event?

Cross country is not a track and field event

Is the long jump a track event or a field event?

a field event.

What event includes track and field activities?

Track And Field

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

javelin , sprint.

Why is the javelin not always included in track and field meet?

The javelin can travel upwards to 33 feet. Not every track facility can accommodate that type of distance.

What is the name of the game that is performed by throwing a spear?

First of all, it's not a game; it's an event in track and field. Secondly, it's the javelin throw.

Is hurdles a track or field event?


Is triple jump a track or field event?

Triple jump is a field event. Field events are held in the field located within the track. Running events that are held on the track are track events. Field events include triple jump, long jump, high jump, hammer throw, discus throw, shot put, pole vault, and javelin throw.

What is the name of the Olympic jump with a spear or javelin?

I am a Olympic fan myself, and I got you're answer!It is the track and field javelin throw.

What is the name to the Olympic sport of spear throwing?

It is the track and field javelin throw.

What is a throwing sport in track and field?

Sho Put Discus Hammer Javelin

Is the high jump a track or field event?

I'm not positive but I have learned that it is a field event. It has nothing to do with the track. It contains running in the beginning on the FIELD.

Is pole vault a track or fiend event?

Field event, all events that ur not actually on the track are field events!

What struck track and field official Jason Pomel in the head during competition?

A Javelin.

What are the throwing events in track and field?

the throwing events are the discus, the javelin, and the shot put.

What is the longest track and field event?

cross country Cross country is an athletics event but does not count as track and field. The longest standard race on a track is 10000m but the longest event in track and field is 50km walk (although the majority is done on roads).