triple jump

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triple jump

an athletic event in which the competitor has to perform successively a hop, a step, and a jump in continuous movement
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The optimal distribution among hop, step and jump phases is set as an important affecting fact according to the triple jump performance.
He was punished for wanting to jump for Ireland but won gold in the hop, step and jump, and silver in the long jump.
Putting together a perfect hop, step and jump, the 27-year-old Olympic silver-medallist produced a massive leap of 15.