Till Wöschler in 2013
|World Junior Championships|
|2010 Moncton||Javelin throw|
Till Wöschler (born 9 June 1991 in Saarbrücken) is a German javelin thrower. He represents the sports club LAZ Zweibrücken.
At the 2010 World Junior Championships in Athletics, Wöschler won gold with a distance of 82.52 m, a national junior record for which he received the IAAF rising star award
|Javelin throw||84.38||Ostrava, Czech Republic||2011|
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