Galina Chistyakova with a jump of 7.52 meters.
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
The current world record in women's long jump is held by Christel Schultz of Germany. Her record jump is 6.12 meters.
Galina Chistyakova, with a jump of 7.52 meters (24 ft 8.25 inches).
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")
Mike Powell holds the world record of 8.95meters (29.36) feet for the long- jump.
Mike Powell jumped 8.95 meters and currently holds the world record.
She holds the world long jump record with 7.52m.
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.
Ukraine's Inessa Kravets is the current women's world record holder in the triple jump. Her jump of 15.50 metres (meters) in 1995 is the current world record.
Jonathan Edwards of Great Britain holds the men's record at 18.29 meters (60 feet).
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 with a jump of 8.95 Meters. 29'4 1/2"
The British women's high jump record is 1.95 meters (6 feet, 4 3/4 inches) set by Diana Davies in 1982, Susan Moncrieff in 2001, and Jessica Ennis in 2007.
Mercy Kuttan was the first Indian Woman to cross 6 meters in Long Jump in India
Galina Chistyakova of the then Soviet Union cleared a distance of 7.52 at Leningrad, USSR on June 11, 1988. She holds the women's Long Jump world record to this day.
It was broken in 1968. The record were set aside until Mike Powell broken the record (he still holds it).
World Record: Javier Sotomayor (CUB) 2.45m Olympic Record: Charles Austin (USA) 2.39m
Stefka Kostadinova was the first person to ever jump 2.O9 metres in 1987, Rome. She also has tthe longest going world record as no one has beaten her record.
Outdoors:Great Britain's Jonathan Edwards is the current men's world record holder in the triple jump. His jump of 18.29 metres (meters) in 1995 is the current world record.He also has a jump of 18.43 metres (meters) which was not in the record book because of a strong tailwind.Ukraine's Inessa Kravets is the current women's world record holder in the triple jump. Her jump of 15.50 metres (meters) in 1995 is the current world record.Indoors:France's Teddy Tamgho is the current men's indoor world record holder in the triple jump. His jump of 17.90 metres (meters) in 2010 is the current indoor world record.Russia's Tatyana Lebedeva is the current women's indoor world record holder in the triple jump. Her jump of 15.38 metres (meters) in 2004 is the current indoor world record.