Ainārs Kovals

Ainārs Kovals
Personal information
Born (1981-11-21) 21 November 1981 (age 39)
Rīga, Latvian SSR, USSR
Height 1.91 m (6 ft 3 in)
Weight 100 kg (220 lb)
Sport
Country  Latvia
Sport Athletics
Event(s) Javelin
Achievements and titles
Personal best(s) 86.64 metres (2008)
Updated on 11 August 2012.

Ainārs Kovals (born 21 November 1981) is a Latvian track and field athlete who competes in the javelin throw. His personal best throw is 86.64 metres. He achieved this at the 2008 Summer Olympics, where he finished second.

He has been coached by Valentīna Eiduka. He is married to fellow javelin thrower Sinta Ozoliņa-Kovala.

International competitions

Seasonal bests by year

  • 2002 - 75.05
  • 2003 - 80.75
  • 2004 - 82.13
  • 2005 - 82.22
  • 2006 - 85.95
  • 2007 - 82.23
  • 2008 - 86.64
  • 2009 - 82.47
  • 2010 - 82.33
  • 2011 - 78.39
  • 2012 - 83.89
  • 2013 - 80.71
  • 2014 - 81.75
  • 2015 - 78.90

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