Luciana Chavez is the textbook definition of a student-athlete….

Luciana Chavez of Bisbee Bisbee High School senior Luciana Chavez is the textbook definition of a student-athlete. She excels in the classroom with a 4.2 weighted GPA and will graduate in the top 10 percent in her class, all while being a top discus and shot put thrower in the…


Brume Breaks Record – the African long jump record falls….

Brume Breaks Record Brume Breaks Record. African champion, Ese Brume, sets new record in the Long Jump at the National Sports Festival in Abuja. Brume, leaped 6.62m to claim gold and also erase the record of 6:39m held by Chinedu Udozor. Brume said she was happy to win gold for her…

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…

Yashira Rhymer-Stuart breaks national record….

Yashira Rhymer-Stuart breaks national record Yashira Rhymer-Stuart breaks national record. Rhymer-Stuart broke the National Record in the high jump for first place at the Indianapolis Winter Break Meet with a leap of 1.76m. Furthermore, she achieved a USA number one ranking. She also earned an IAAF world ranking of 9th,…

Angel Beats Old Record of 3

Angel P. Devasia has been making rapid progress in high jump.   –  K.RAGESH Angel P. Devasia took to sports late, but she is more than making up for that with consistent results. The 23-year-old high-jumper was adjudged the best female athlete at the 50th Calicut University inter-collegiate athletics championship, which concluded here on…

Tech Analyst High Jumper – Matt McCubbins is both….

At any given moment, there are numerous prestigious athletes present on Notre Dame’s campus. With currently elite programs — football, women’s and men’s basketball, fencing, hockey, lacrosse, etc. — and a historic repertoire of athletic excellence, Notre Dame has built a reputation for producing strong competitors. However, there are plenty…

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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 […]

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Fosbury Flop – how to manuever in the air….

High jump technique after liftoff is 10% of the jump and the flight determines your success.

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