As of 2011, Javier Sotomayor holds the mens world record at 2.45 meters. Stefka Kostadinova holds the womens world record at 2.09 meters.
the current world record for the indoor is held by Kajsa Bergqvist from Sweden with a jump of 2.08m. the current world record for the outdoor is held by Stefka Kostadinova from Bulgaria with a jump of 2.09m
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Javier Sotomayor holds the High Jump world record at 2.45 meters (8'0") He also holds the indoor world record at 2.43 meters (7'11 and 4/5")
Daniel Mahoney holds the record at 9' 6"
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Hawthorne high school
ulysses s grant holds the jumping record at west point -jaedin kelley
Brandon High School in Brandon, Florida
Toby Gerhart (Norco High - Norco, CA)
Steve Smith 2.38.
In 1994, Kevin Fitzpatrick from Hernando High School, still had the record in class 3A with 198 something.
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.