Bob Beamon of the United States.
Richard (Dick) Fosbury of USA, inventor of the Fosbury Flop
Greg Rutherford won a Long Jump Gold Medal with a Jump of 8.31
Greg Rutherford from Great Britain
Greg Rutherford, of Great Britain won the Men's Long Jump at the 2012 London Olympics with a jump of 8.31 metres.
Bob Beamon's 1968 jump of 8.90m (29 feet 2.5 inches) is the men's Olympic record for the long jump.
Jesse Owens took four gold medals in the 1936 Olympics including the 100M Mens, 200M Mens, 4x100 mens relay and the long jump. also hitlor
Bob Beamon of the United States who jumped 8.90 meters (29 feet, 2 1/2 inches) at the 1968 Summer Games in Mexico City.