Sport: Armenian javelin thrower qualifies for London Olympics

Another Armenian athlete has qualified for the Olympic Games that will be held in London, UK, later this year – bringing the total qualifiers to 14.


Javelin thrower Melik Janoyan registered a 79.71-meter result, his personal best, during the second attempt at the Athletics tournament in Adler, Russia, thus qualifying for the Games.

Janoyan already represented Armenia at the Olympic Games in Beijing in 2008.