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How many long jump events in modern olympic games?

Long jump has been an Olympic event since the Modern Olympics began in 1896. Men have competed in Olympic long jump since 1896. Women have competed in Olympic long jump since 1948.


When did long jump become a Olympic event?

since the first international Olympic games in 1896 :)


What is the Olympic record for the long jump?

The Olympic Record for the men's long jump is Bob Beamon's 8.90 jump in the 1968 Olympic games.


What olympic event did Jesse Owens compete in?

he competed in long jump and 100m sprints and 200m sprints


History of long jump?

The long jump is an event that is generally performed at track and field events. It involves a person running about 20 meters and then jumping into a pit of sand. This event originated in the Ancient Greek Olympic games. It was incorporated into the modern Olympic games in 1896 for men and 1948 for women.


In what Olympic event might they use a fosbury flop?

High Jump is the Olympic event that the Fosbury Flop is used in.


What is the length of a long jump in the Olympics?

Dwight Phillips of the United States won the men's long jomp event in the 2004 Olympic Games with a jump of 8.59 meters and Tatyana Lebedeva of Russia won the women's long jump with a jump of 7.07 meters.


Is a long jump a field or a event?

The long jump is a field event.


Name an olympic event in which speed is not important?

Gymnastic, Volleyball, Diving, Shot Put, Archery, Long Jump


How do you unlock dream long jump in Mario and sonic at the olympic games on ds?

You have to beat an event and then you can play the dream long jump you have to finish a certain circut to unlock it.


When did high jump become an olympic sport?

High jump has been an Olympic event since the first modern Games in 1896.


Is high jump is a Olympic game?

Yes, the high jump is an event in the Summer Olympics.


In what Olympic event did Jackie Joyner-Kersee have the most success?

Heptathlon and long jump. Jackie won 6 Olympic medals, 3 each in heptathlon (2 gold, 1 silver) and long jump (1 gold, 2 bronze).


What was the first olympic games event ever?

The Triple Jump


What is the Olympic long jump record?

The Olympic Long jump record for men is 8.90 meters jumped by Bob Beamon.


What Olympic event that might use a fosbury flop?

The high jump.


Carl Lewis won which olympic event 4 times in a row?

Long jump at the 1984, 1988, 1992, and 1996 Summer Olympics.


When Was The First Olympic Event Held?

Taken from Wikipedia The heats of the 100 metres were the first Olympic event to be conducted, and the winner of the first heat, Francis Lane, can thus be considered the first Olympic winner. The first Olympic champion was crowned in the triple jump, Harvard student James Connolly. Connolly also did well in the other jumping events, placing second in the high jump and third in the long jump. The first Events of the 1896 Olympics were contested on April 6th at the Panathinaiko Stadium in Athens


When did the long jump become an Olympic sport?

It was a sport in the first Olympic.


When was triple jump accepted as an Olympic sport?

Triple jump for men was an event at the first modern Olympics in 1896.


What is a Running strips for jumpers and throwers to build up speed as they approach the event called?

Long jump


Long jump is a track or field?

Long jump is a field event.


How long has shooting been an olympic event?

Shooting has been an Olympic event since 1896.


What is the mens Olympic long jump record?

Bob Beamon's 1968 jump of 8.90m (29 feet 2.5 inches) is the men's Olympic record for the long jump.


Is high jump a olympic sport?

It is one event in the sport Track and Field.