As of February, 2008 Mike Powell of the United States holds the men's world record in the long jump at 8.95 meters (29 feet, 4 1/2 inches). The women's world record holder in the long jump is Galina Chistyakova of Russia who jumped 7.52 meters (24 feet, 8 inches).
the current world record is 8.95m
The world record for men is 8.95m
The Women's Long Jump World Record is currently held by Galina Chistyakova (USSR/Russia) who leaped 7.53m (24.7ft) on June 11,1988!
Mike Powell set the long jump world record of 8.95m on 30th August 1991.
8.95m for men.
There is no competition called the long high jump.
She holds the world long jump record with 7.52m.
Galina Chistyakova with a jump of 7.52 meters.