The Olympic Games played in 2002 were the Winter Olympics and there was no long jump contested. In the 2000 Summer Olympics, Ivan Pedroso of Cuba won the men's competition with a jump of 8.55 meters and Heike Drechsler of Germany won the women's competition with a jump of 6.99 meters. In the 2004 Summer Olympics, Dwight Phillips of the United States won the men's competition with a jump of 8.59 meters and Tatyana Lebedeva of Russia won the women's competition with a jump of 7.07 meters.
The first winner in high jump at the Modern Olympics was Ellery Clark of the United States who jumped 1.81 meters (5 feet 11 1/4 inches) at the 1896 Games in Athens.
The second winner in high jump at the Modern Olympics was Irving Baxter of the United States who jumped 1.90 meters (6 feet 2 4/5 inches) at the 1900 Games in Paris.
Walter Davis won the high jump in 1952 with a jump of 2.04 meters.
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Walter "Buddy" Davis
Vertical Jump is when they (scorers )measure you and then you jump as high as you can. The winner is the person who jumped the furthest.
The winner of the Veikkausliiga league in 1952 was KTP.
AB club were the winner of the Superligaen cup in 1952.
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Newcastle United was the winner of the FA Cup in 1952.
Dick Fosbury, high jump gold medal winner at the 1968 Summer Games in Mexico City, is credited with having invented the form of high jumping called the flop and was originally known as the Fosbury Flop.
The winner of Miss Universe 1952 was Armi Kuusela from Finland.
Sparta ČKD Sokolovo were the winner of the Czech League in 1952.
Winner Take All - 1952 was released on: USA: 25 February 1952
wFC barcelona as the winner of the Copa del Rey in 1952
Olympiacos was the Greek supper cup winner in 1952.