Category Archives: Jumps

>Superfan Rankings Update: Women’s Jumps

>Looking at leaps both vertical and horizontal… High JumpRank Athlete NAT Pts1 Blanka Vlašic CRO 3092 Chaunté Howard USA 2743 Ruth Beitia ESP 166.54 Ariane Friedrich GER 1575 Svetlana Shkolina RUS 147.56 Levern Spencer LCA 1377 Antonietta Di Martino ITA … Continue reading

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>Superfan Rankings Update: Jumps

>MENHigh JumpThe three medalists at the World Indoor Championships are in the three leaders, and in the same order.1. Ivan Ukhov2. Yaroslav Rybakov3. Dusty Jonas4. Jesse Williams5. Samson Oni6. Aleksey Dmitrik7. Kyriakos Ioannou8. Kabelo Kgosiemang9. Aleksandr Shustov10. Sergey Mudrov Pole … Continue reading

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>World Rankings Update — Men’s Jumps

>High Jump1. Ivan Ukhov, RUS, 1832. Jesse Williams, USA, 1153. Andra Manson, USA, 694. Aleksey Dmitrik, RUS, 53.55. Linus Thörnblad, SWE, 476. Yaroslav Rybakov, RUS, 387. Aleksandr Shustov, RUS, 33.58. Raul Spank, GER, 31.59. Andrey Tereshin, RUS, 2710. Jessé de … Continue reading

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>World Rankings Update — Jumps

>MENHigh Jump1. Ivan Ukhov, RUS, 1722. Jesse Williams, USA, 1023. Andra Manson, USA, 724. Aleksandr Shustov, RUS, 46.55. Linus Thörnblad, SWE, 40.56. Yaroslav Rybakov, RUS, 337. Aleksey Dmitrik, RUS, 318. Tora Harris, USA, 309. Andrey Tereshin, RUS, 27.510. Raul Spank, … Continue reading

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>World Rankings Update – Jumps

>MENHigh Jump1. Ivan Ukhov, RUS, 1722. Jesse Williams, USA, 883. Andra Manson, USA, 724. Aleksandr Shustov, RUS, 46.55. Linus Thörnblad, SWE, 40.56. Yaroslav Rybakov, RUS, 337. Aleksey Dmitrik, RUS, 318. Tora Harris, USA, 309. Andrey Tereshin, RUS, 27.510. Kyriakos Ioannou, … Continue reading

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>World Rankings Update – Jumps

>Since all the jumps are competed fairly regularly through the indoor season, these are pretty meaningful. I don’t have it together on the women’s triple jump yet. MENHigh Jump1. Ivan Ukhov, RUS, 1722. Jesse Williams, USA, 863. Andra Manson, USA, … Continue reading

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>Who is Sebastian Bayer?

>He’s a German long jumper who added 21 inches to his PR this morning. At the European Indoor Championships, he jumped 28’6¾” (8.71 meters). The only men who have jumped further (non wind- or altitude-aided) are Mike Powell, Carl Lewis, … Continue reading

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>Olympic Preview: Men’s Jumps

>The fifth installment of my look at the Olympic track & field events concerns the four men’s jumping events. High JumpThe Schedule: qualifying, Sunday Aug 17; final, Tuesday Aug 19The Americans: #4 Jesse Williams, #8 Andra Manson, #11 Dusty JonasThe … Continue reading

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