olympic triple jump record
The Olympic Record for the men's long jump is Bob Beamon's 8.90 jump in the 1968 Olympic games.
World Record: Mike Powell 8.95 meters, Tokyo, Japan, 1991. Olympic Record: Bob Beamon 8.90 meters, Mexico City, Mexico, 1968.
As far as an Olympic Record, Bob Beamon's Long Jump of 8.90m is the longest standing having lasted 40 years. He set the record at the Mexico City Summer Games in 1968. It was the World Record until Mike Powell posted a jump of 8.95m at the 1991 World Championships in Tokyo but Beamon's record has still yet to topped in Olympic competition.
Mike Powell set the long jump world record of 8.95m on 30th August 1991.
The Olympic Long jump record for men is 8.90 meters jumped by Bob Beamon.
Mike Powell's 8.95 meters jump.
8.95meters by Mike Powell.
He broke the record for the long jump distance