No one came close to Breaking J. Sotomayor high jump world record in 2008.
The world record in High jump is 8ft for men and was set by Javier Sotomayor Cuba 1993. To see the progression go to : http://www.topendsports.com/sport/athletics/record-high-jump.htm
The men's high jump record stands at 2.45 m (8' 1/4"), and was set by Javier Sotomayor of Cuba in 1993.
world record for rabbit high jump
Women: Stefka Kostadinova of Bulgaria set the women's world record for the high jump in 1987 at a height of 2.09 meters(6 feet, 10 1/4 inches). It is the longest standing world record in the history of the high jump.Men: Javier Sotomayor of Cuba who jumped 2.45 meters on 27th July 1993
Javier Sotomayor from Cuba is the current men's record holder with a jump of 2.45 metres which he set in 1993.Stefka Kostadinova from Bulgaria has the women's world record with a jump of 2.09 metres which she set in 1987.
Javier Sotomayor of Cuba who jumped 2.45 mtrs on 27th July 1993
As of July of 2014, the world record in the high jump is 8 feet and one half inch or 2.45 meters. The feat was performed by Javier Sotomayor on July 27, 1993.
James ollgy from south America made a world record record of 2.45 meters
The world record for the high jump (outdoors) is 2.45 m (8'0.5"), by Javier Sotomayor of Cuba in Salamanca on July 27, 1993
The world record of 177ft into open water is owned by Oliver Favre, who set the record in 1987 in France.