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javelinclick to hear

Metal rod shaped like a spear that the athlete throws with one hand after building up speed on the runway.
javelin grip shaft metal head tip

grip click to hear

Part which the athlete holds to throw the javelin; it is usually made of cord wound around the javelin’s center of gravity.

shaft click to hear

Long, usually metal rod making up the body of the javelin.

metal head click to hear

Pointed front end of the javelin.

tip click to hear

The end of the javelin that pierces the ground.