Yes, she won the gold medal for long jump that year.
Women's vault gold medalist at the 1988 Summer Olympics was Svetlana Boginskaya of the Soviet Union.
The 1988 Summer Olympic games were held in Seoul, South Korea.
Florence Griffith-Joyner won the gold medal in women's 100 meter dash at the 1988 Summer Games. Her time of 10.62 seconds is still an Olympic record.
Jackie Joyner-Kersee won the gold medal in the long jump at the 1988 Summer Olympics with a jump of 7.40 meters which is still the Olympic record.
Taekwondo was a demonstration sport in the 1988 and 1992 Summer Games and became a medal event in 2000.
The US earned a total of 6 medals at the 1988 winter Olympic games.
National Humanities Medal was created in 1988.
Jackie Joyner-Kersee won her first Olympic gold medal on September 24, 1988 at the Summer Olympics in Seoul in long jump. Five days later, on September 29, she won her second Olympic gold medal, this is heptathlon.