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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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BRITAIN'S triple-jump Olympic gold medal hope Phillips Idowu angered the Crystal Palace crowd yesterday by pulling out of the London Grand Prix just half an hour before he was due to take part.
The goals of mPBL are the same as those which define the "pure" form of PBL However, the mPBL approach incorporates the essential elements of collaborative team-based learning (Michaelson & Black, 1994), Triple-Jump Competency learning (Zoppi, ct.
Moore will triple-jump for the first time since his return to athletics in the Bedford meeting - the second stop on the UK Challenge Series - at the weekend.
In the triple-jump, Chester-le-Street's Lorna McMichael erased Straker's 1998 under-17 figures from the record books with a superb opening round effort of 10.92m.
The triple-jump star took part in yesterday's heats of the 60 metres at the National Arena, finishing second, but withdrew from the semis