Track and field III

Physical and health education JSS2 Third Term

Week 9

Track and field III

Performance objectives:

Students should be able to:

1. List basic skills in the javelin

2. Describe the basic skill in the javelin


Basic skills in Javelin

A Javelin is a light spear designed primarily to be thrown in track and field events.

Javelin can also be referred to as a field event which involves the throwing of an implement with one hand for distance over a horizontal surface.

A person who engages in this game is called a Javelin thrower.


The word Javelin comes from Middle English and it's derived from Old French javelin, a diminutive of.... View More

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