Johannes VETTER

Johannes VETTER - Germany - 2017 World men's javelin Champion.

Photo/Foto: George Herringshaw

Date: 12 August 2017

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    • DATE OF BIRTH
      Friday, 26 March 1993
    • PLACE OF BIRTH
      Dresden, Germany.
  • INTERNATIONAL
  • Germany
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Johannes VETTER - Germany - 2017 World men's javelin Champion.

Johannes Vetter throwing in the final of the men's javelin at
the 2017 World Championships
where he won with his opening
throw
of 89.89 metres. He reached the final with a throw of
91.20 metres, in the qualifying rounds - also with his opening throw.

The images above are of his final attempt (knowing he had won) and him
holding backs his tears at his achievement.


2017 World Athletics Championship. London Olympic Stadium,
England.

Men's javelin final.



 1.  VETTER  Johannes
Germany (GER) 89.89  
 2.  VADLECH  Jakub
Czech Republic (CZE) 89.73 PB
 3.  FRYDRCH  Petr
Czech Republic (CZE)   
88.32  PB
 4.  ROHLER  Thomas
Germany (GER) 88.26  
 5.  PITKAMAKI  Tero
Finland (FIN) 86.94  
 6.  KIRIAZIS  Ioannis
Greece (GRE) 84.52  
 7.  WALCOTT  Keshorn Trinidad and Tobago (TTO) 84.48
 8.  HOFMANN  Andreas Germany (GER) 83.98