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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/High_jump

The first recorded high jump event took place in Scotland in the 19th century. Early jumpers used either an elaborate straight-on ...

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Jun 27, 2014 ... The Olympic guide to the history of the High Jump tells you all ever wanted to know the sport's history, development, current champions and it's ...

www.greatestsportingnation.com/content/high-jump-history

Nov 29, 2009 ... The first recorded high jump event took place in Scotland in the 19th century. Early jumpers used either an elaborate straight-on approach or a ...

www.iaaf.org/disciplines/jumps/high-jump

History. High jump contests were popular in Scotland in the early 19th century, and the event was incorporated into the first modern Olympics Games in 1896.

www.benchallenger.com/high-jump/history-of-the-high-jump

The high jump is one of three athletic jumping events. Unlike the pole vault, competitors must jump over a horizontal bar placed at measured heights without any ...

pinoyathletics.info/2013/07/evolution-the-high-jump

Jul 3, 2013 ... The First recorded High Jump was in Scotland within the 1800s. Early jumpers used either a straight on approach or a scissors technique.

www.britannica.com/sports/high-jump

high jump: sport in athletics (track and field) in which the athlete takes a running jump to attain height. The sport's venue includes a level, semicircular runway ...

www.indiana.edu/~sportbm/p391-presentations/hjevo-isbs.ppt

The Evolution of High Jumping Technique: Biomechanical Analysis. Jesús Dapena. Department of Kinesiology. Indiana University. U.S.A.. adapted from the  ...

www.history.com/this-day-in-history/fosbury-flops-to-an-olympic-record

On October 20, 1968, 21-year-old Oregonian Dick Fosbury wins gold—and sets an Olympic record—when he high-jumps 7 feet 4 1/4 inches at the Mexico City ...