Historical Highest High Jumps – both of these efforts would have been higher than the current world record. Tell me Kemp and Partyka aren’t at least 4 inches higher than the bar….

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Valery Brumel

High Jumpers Big Arms – high school high jumpers use their arms too much….

High Jumpers Big Arms The takeoff is where the fun begins for a high jumper. Granted, if the jumper’s approach wasn’t right, the fun won’t last long. But good takeoff technique remains important. High jump coach and 6-time All-American jumper Holly Thompson offered her advice on takeoff mechanics at the…

High Jump Approach Importance, most of the jump happens here….

Most Of The High Jump Is The Approach Run The high jump approach is approximately 90% of the high jump. Almost all of what a high jumper needs to do to clear the bar happens in the approach. Once a jumper is air-born, they become a projectile and there is little to do to change […]

Vladimir Yashchenko