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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 ... Check out the brandnew Olympic Channel: http://go.olympic.org/watch?p=yt The Olympic guide to the history of the High Jump tells you all ever ...

High Jump history | Greatest Sporting Nation

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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 ...

An Illustrated History of the High Jump - Track & Field - About.com

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The high jump was among the events in the first modern Olympic Games, held in Athens in 1896. Americans won the first eight Olympic high jump ...

High Jump | iaaf.org

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Thereafter, a jump-off will decide the winner. History. High jump contests were popular in Scotland in the early 19th century, and the event was incorporated into  ...

High Jump - Ten Random Facts

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Apr 2, 2013 ... High jump is an athletic event where one must jump, from only one foot, over a supported bar which is raised higher as the competition goes on ...

This Day In Olympic History: Revolutionizing The High Jump

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Oct 20, 2013 ... On this day 45 years ago, Dick Fosbury revolutionized the high jump and would forever change the future of the event when he used the ...

high jump | athletics | Britannica.com

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High jump, sport in athletics (track and field) in which the athlete takes a ... The standing high jump was last an event in the 1912 Olympics. ... Article History.

Evolution High Jump - Pinoyathletics.info

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Jul 3, 2013 ... History of the Evolution of the High Jump. ... The First recorded High Jump was in Scotland within the 1800s. Early jumpers used either a ...

High Jump World Records - Topend Sports

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List of world records for the high jump events. ... outdoor world record was set in 1993 is the longest standing in the history of the men's high jump. high jumper ...

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History of the High Jump - Ben Challenger Ben Challenger

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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 ...

Historical evolution of high jumping technique - Indiana University ...

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

Fosbury flops to an Olympic record - Oct 20, 1968 - HISTORY.com

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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 ...