long jump


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long jump

an athletic contest in which competitors try to cover the farthest distance possible with a running jump from a fixed board or mark
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In the long jump Louise jumped 3.78m while Catriona jumped 2.99m and Megan 2.66m.
Under-15 Girls: C Paterson (third - 100m - 13.8, high jump - 1.40m); Lucy Atkins (third - B 100m - 14.0); J Clarke (fourth - 200m - 27.8, fifth - long jump - 4.19m); E Hewitt (third - B 200m - 28.9); E McGee (third - 300m - 44.4); R Murray (second - B 300m - 46.1); G Saha (third - 800m - 2.49.3, B 75m hurdles - 15.4); C Johnson (third - B 800m - 2.48.4, fourth - long jump - 4.10m, B shot - 4.61m); Lorna Redpath (third - 1500m - 5.22.8); L Havis (third - B 1500m - 6.06.60); R Dingwall (fifth - discus - 13.39, third - B javelin - 7.77); C Burns (fourth - javelin - 15.10m).
Year 6/7 Girls: 75m Audrey Matambo 10.2, 150m Audrey Matambo 20.8, Ella McNiven 2:27.6, 1200m Kate Miller 3:56.4, Sprint Hurdles Eva Fox-Ford, High Jump Eve Mooney 1.47, Long Jump Lucy Robinson 3.99, Shot Zoe Price 21.25, Discus Kiara Wilde 16.38.
A day after clearing 1.96 metres, the 21-year-old from Liverpool leapt out to 6.75m in the long jump at the English Institute of Sport in Sheffield.
U13 boys: Matthew Hill (C Bay) 100m, 200m; Cai Roberts (Menai) 800m; Tomos Land (C Bay) 1500m; Sam Earl-Jones (C Bay) long jump, high jump; Edward Bo Leung (Menai) shot, discus; Elliot Odunaiya (Wrexham) javelin.
Long Jump: 4 Dominic Woodvine 3.96, B 3 Zander Bennett 3.55.
Abbie Ross equalled the 100-metre record in the year 10 race and also celebrated victory in the long jump.
But she recovered well to win her 60m hurdles heat in a pb 10.79s then set further pbs at long jump (4.64m) and 800m (2:36.95) and a season's best shot (6.03m) to score 2305 points for 16th.
In Faisalabad, Amina, (100m, 400m), Arooj (100m hurdles and 200m), Amna Saeedmatch.m), Arooj Shahzad (long jump), Khadija Mehreen (discuss throw) and Khadija (shot put) emerged winners in their respective Inter-Tehsil athletics events.
Under 15 Girls: Isabel Bangey 5th 75m hurdles 13.70; Holly Brewster 2nd 1500m 5-11.5; Soraya Crodden 4th 75m hurdles 13.50, 3rd 100m 13.40; Lucie Dmonszynski 8th 300m 54.00; Ellie Fedzin 1st High Jump 1.40m, 6th 100m 14.00; Neve Hardcastle 6th High Jump 1.20m, 1st 1500m 5-08.8; Leanna Lunn 8th Long Jump 3.27m, 7th Shot Put 4.64m; Roisin McGrath 5th 800m 2-37.6, 7th discus 8.93 meters; Amy Mourne 7th 800m 2-51.9; Lucy Price 6th 200m 29.90; Hannah Rathmell 5th Javelin 10.97m, 4th discus 10.98m; Gina Speakman 6th Javelin 9.73m, 2nd 300m 44.30; Isabel White 4th Long Jump 4.04m, 1st 200m 27.40.
A(r) Mohammad Akram Sahi, HI(M), SI(M) male athletes will be participating in 9 competitions (100m, 200m, 400m, 400m hurdle race, 110 hurdle race, long jump, high jump, 4X400 relay race) while female athletes will take part in 6 events (100m, 200m, 400m, 800m, high jump, long jump).
The pain on Katarina Johnson-Thompson's face when she blew her 2015 world title chance in Beijing with three fouls in the long jump. But two years later she has changed coach, moved to France and is working to convince herself that she can live up to her own expectations.