As Google continues to celebrate the Summer Olympics with its doodles, the theme of Monday – the eleventh day of the sporting extravaganza – is London 2012 Javelin.
In the Google Doodle London 2012 Javelin there is a male athlete getting ready to launch his javelin. The athlete is wearing a yellow shirt and red pants. The athlete is in the main stadium at the London 2012 Olympics, and in the background there are thousands of spectators in the pavilion.
Both world records for men and women currently belong to Czech Republic athletes.
The Men’s London 2012 javelin competition starts on the August 8, 2012 and the competition finish on Saturday, 11th of August 2012. The world record for men belongs to Czech Republic Zelezny Jan at 98.48 meters and the Olympic Record to Thorkildsen Andreas at 90.57 meters.
The Women’s London 2012 javelin competition starts on the August 7, 2012 and the competition finish on Saturday, 9h of August 2012. The world record for the women’s javelin competition is currently standing on 72.28 meters, and the Olympic Record at 71.53. The world record is held by Spotakova Barbora Czech Republic and the Olympic Record by MENENDEZ Osleidys from Cuba.