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Will Claye

Will Claye is an American track and field athlete of Sierra Leonean descent who competes in the long jump and triple jump. He won a bronze medal in 2011 World Championships in Athletics and the gold medals at the 2012 IAAF World Indoor Championships and 2018 IAAF World Indoor Championships. In his Olympic debut at the 2012 Summer Olympics, Claye won a bronze medal in long jump and a silver medal in triple jump. He repeated his silver medal in the triple jump four years later. His personal best of 17.91 m (58 ft 9 in), set at the 2017 USA Outdoor Track and Field Championships, ranks him as the #9 triple jumper of all time.


Tori Franklin

Tori Franklin is an American triple jumper. Tori Franklin competed in the women's triple jump at the 2017 World Championships in Athletics, jumping a personal best 14.03 m in the preliminary round to rank #13 as the best non-qualifying athlete. Franklin competed in the World Indoor Championships, jumping 8th place 14.03 m in the final.


Galina Chistyakova

Galina Valentinovna Chistyakova is a retired athlete who represented the Soviet Union and later Slovakia. She is the current world record holder in the long jump, jumping 7.52 metres on 11 June 1988. She is the 1988 Olympic bronze medallist and the 1989 World Indoor champion. She is also a former world record holder in the triple jump with 14.52 metres in 1989.


Lyukman Adams

Lyukman Rasakovich Adams is a Russian triple jumper. Adams is of Nigerian and Russian descent


Fátima Diame

Fátima Dzinzaletaite Diame is a Spanish athlete specialising in the triple jump. She represented her country at the 2017 World Championships without reaching the final. She won a bronze medal in the long jump at the 2015 European Junior Championships.

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Olga Rypakova

Olga Rypakova is a Kazakh track and field athlete. Originally a heptathlete, she switched to focus on the long jump and began to compete in the triple jump after 2007. Her first successes came in the combined events at Asian competitions – she won the women's pentathlon at the 2005 Asian Indoor Games and took the heptathlon gold at the 2006 Asian Games the following year.

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James Connolly

James Brendan Bennet "Jamie" Connolly was an American athlete and author. In 1896, he was the first modern Olympic champion.


Heather Moyse

Heather Moyse is a Canadian athlete and two-time Olympic gold medalist, representing Canada in international competition as a bobsledder, rugby union player, and track cyclist and competing at the Canadian intercollegiate level in rugby, soccer and track and field.


Arpinder Singh

Arpinder Singh is an Indian triple jumper. He also claimed a bronze medal in the sport in the 2014 Commonwealth Games in Glasgow. He is supported by Anglian Medal Hunt Company, a company that supports young Indian athletes towards international competitive success, with an especial aim at the Olympics.


Rolland Romero

Rolland Lee Romero was an American triple jumper. He was national champion in 1935 and competed in the 1932 and 1936 Summer Olympics.


Mohinder Singh Gill

Mohinder Singh Gill is a retired Indian triple jumper who competed at the 1972 Munich Olympics. After placing second in a pre-Olympic meet in Munich, he competed while injured and failed to reach the final. Gill won one gold and one silver medal at the Asian Games.


Omar Craddock

Omar Craddock is an American track and field athlete who competes in the triple jump. With the University of Florida he won one indoor and two outdoor NCAA titles in the event. He followed Christian Taylor and Will Claye in a succession of elite level triple jumpers to come from the Florida Gators track and field team.


Renjith Maheshwary

Renjith Maheśwary is an Indian triple jumper. He finished fourth at the 2006 Asian Games and won the 2007 Asian Championships. He also competed at the 2007 World Championships, the 2011 World Championships and the 2013 World Championships but did not reach the final in any of those events. He represented India at the 2008 Beijing Olympics as well as in 2012 London Olympics. At the 2012 London Games as at the World Championships in Daegu, he committed three consecutive foul jumps at the qualifying stage, stopped his Olympic campaign. Renjith, had performed badly at the Beijing Olympics too, where he came up with a best of 15.77m. Later, he tested positive for a stimulant but was let off with a three-month suspension.


Diana Zagainova

Diana Zagainova is a Lithuanian triple jumper.


Fabrizio Donato

Fabrizio Donato is an Italian athlete competing in the triple jump and occasionally in the long jump. He is known for winning gold medals at the 2001 Mediterranean Games and the 2009 European Indoor Championships, the latter in a new championship record of 17.59 metres. He is the Italian record holder with 17.60 metres outdoor and 17.73 indoor.