If the javelin had hit me 10cm to the left, it would have punctured my lung, 20cm higher the throat, which would have been the worst-case scenario. Just 1cm higher and it would have hit bone, muscle and tendon and that would have been the end of my sporting career.

— Roman Sebrle

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I am the type of guy that always looks into the future.

But, of course, you never completely forget a javelin in your shoulder.


I looked at my shoulder and saw a javelin stuck in it. I was in shock.