Javelin Throw, Women

# Performance Athlete(s) NOC Games Date Phase Rank
1 43.69 Babe Didrikson USA Los Angeles 1932 31 July 1932 Final Standings 1
2 44.69 Tilly Fleischer GER Berlin 1936 2 August 1936 Final Round, Round Two 1
3 45.18 Tilly Fleischer GER Berlin 1936 2 August 1936 Final Round, Round Five 1
4 45.57 Herma Bauma AUT London 1948 31 July 1948 Final Standings 1
5 46.17 Aleksandra Chudina URS Helsinki 1952 24 July 1952 Qualifying Round 1
6 46.23 Lily Kelsby DEN Helsinki 1952 24 July 1952 Final Round, Round One 4
7 46.71 Aleksandra Chudina URS Helsinki 1952 24 July 1952 Final Round, Round One 2
8 50.47 Dana Zátopková TCH Helsinki 1952 24 July 1952 Final Round, Round One 1
9 51.63 Inese Jaunzeme URS Melbourne 1956 28 November 1956 Final Round, Round One 1
10 53.40 Inese Jaunzeme URS Melbourne 1956 28 November 1956 Final Round, Round Four 1
11 53.86 Inese Jaunzeme URS Melbourne 1956 28 November 1956 Final Round, Round Six NP
12 55.98 Elvīra Ozoliņa URS Roma 1960 1 September 1960 Final Round, Round One 1
13 62.40 WR Yelena Gorchakova URS Tokyo 1964 16 October 1964 Qualifying Round, Round One 1
14 63.88 Ruth Fuchs GDR München 1972 1 September 1972 Final Round, Round Five 1
15 65.14 Marion Becker FRG Montréal 1976 23 July 1976 Qualifying Round, Round One 1
16 65.94 Ruth Fuchs GDR Montréal 1976 24 July 1976 Final Round, Round One 1
17 66.66 Ute Richter GDR Moskva 1980 24 July 1980 Qualifying Round, Group A Round Two 1
18 68.40 María Colón CUB Moskva 1980 25 July 1980 Final Round, Round One 1
19 69.56 Tessa Sanderson GBR Los Angeles 1984 6 August 1984 Final Round, Round One 1
20 72.62 Petra Felke GDR Seoul 1988 26 September 1988 Final Round, Round One 1
21 74.68 Petra Felke GDR Seoul 1988 26 September 1988 Final Round, Round Two 1
22 59.13 Sonia Bisset CUB Sydney 2000 29 September 2000 Qualifying Round, Group A Round One 4 1
23 63.34 Mirela Maniani-Tzelili GRE Sydney 2000 29 September 2000 Qualifying Round, Group A Round One 3
24 65.76 Steffi Nerius GER Sydney 2000 29 September 2000 Qualifying Round, Group A Round One 1
25 67.34 Osleidys Menéndez CUB Sydney 2000 29 September 2000 Qualifying Round, Group B Round One 1
26 68.91 Trine Hattestad NOR Sydney 2000 30 September 2000 Final Round, Round One 1
27 71.53 Osleidys Menéndez CUB Athina 2004 27 August 2004 Final Round, Round One 1