Jan Železný

Holds the world record in men´s javelin throw (98,48 m), holds three gold medals from the Olympics  (Barcelona 1992, Atlanta 1996, Sydney 2000), holds a silver medal from the Olympics  (Soul 1988), three times world champion  (Stuttgart 1993, Göteborg 1995, Edmonton 2001).

“I have started to work together with Česká sportovní as an active athlete and I have always been very much looking forward to the Golden Spike. Today, it is an honor to me to be the director of this great meet. During its organization I have worked with perfect professionals.”