Sand in the jumping pit is a modern invention. The skamma was simply a
temporary area dug up for that occasion and not something that remained over
Jun 28, 2015 ... In 1912, the International Association of Athletics Federations was created to
govern the long jump and other track and field sports, and the ...
Long jump, also called broad jump, sport in athletics (track-and-field) consisting
of a horizontal jump for distance. It was formerly performed from both standing ...
Athletics Discipline - Long Jump. ... of World Athletics IAAF. Tianna Bartoletta in
the long jump at the IAAF World Championships Beijing 2015 (Getty images ...
Aug 15, 2014 ... Long jump at the GE Money Grand Prix in Helsinki, July 2005. ... The long jump
has been part of modern Olympic competition since the ...
Long jump. The long jump was not practiced as a separate event, but was part of
the pentathlon. The jumper landed, just as today, in a sandpit. It was created by ...
long jump has been around for centuries. It was invented in Ancient Greece and
was one of the original sports in the first Olympiad game (a.k.a the.
Sep 18, 1979 ... A portable long jump pit is disclosed which may be installed in a gymnasium, ...
The present invention relates to athlete's landing pits and, more ...
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Feb 9, 2013 ... ... re-invents the high jump competition with the use of his Fosbury flop metho... ...
Bob Beamon's Incredible Leap - Long Jump | Mexico 1968 ...