The Effect of Training Method and Motor Ability on Javelin Throw Technique

  •  Tri Setyo Guntoro    


The objective of this study is to find out the effect of training method and level of motor ability on the javelin throw technique. The sample for the research was 48 students randomly selected from the sports program at the Faculty of Education, Universitas Cenderawasih, Papua. The research reveals that method of training has an effect on the technique of javelin throw. Plyometrics training method gives better effect than conventional training method. Results also showed that students who have high motor ability benefits more with plyometrics training method while students with low motor ability benefits better with conventional training method. Finally, this study proves that there is a positive interaction between training method and motor ability on javelin throw technique.

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