triple jump


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triple jump

n.
A distance jump in track and field consisting of a hop landing on the take-off foot, a stride landing on the other foot, and a jump landing on both feet.

triple jump

n
(Athletics (Track & Field)) an athletic event in which the competitor has to perform successively a hop, a step, and a jump in continuous movement. Also called: hop, step, and jump

tri′ple jump′



n.
(in track and field) a jumping event for distance in which a participant leaps on one foot from a takeoff point, lands on the same foot, steps forward on the other foot, leaps, and lands on both feet. Also called hop, step, and jump.
[1960–65]
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Noun1.triple jump - an athletic contest in which a competitor must perform successively a hop and a step and a jump in continuous movementtriple jump - an athletic contest in which a competitor must perform successively a hop and a step and a jump in continuous movement
athletic competition, athletic contest, athletics - a contest between athletes
Translations
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Ladbrokes bet - women's triple jump: 1-4 T Lebedeva, 4 T Marinova, 10 O Govorova, 14 A Hansen, 16 bar.
hurdles: Cossio (Bar) :53.21; 1600: Fitzpatrick (Bar) 5:11.2; 200: Carr (BG) :27.6; 4x400 relay: Barrington 4:21; Long jump: Sobolak (BG) 14-11; High jump: Olhava (Hers) 5-6; Triple jump: Sobolak (BG) 32-10.5; Shot put: Rydzewski (Hers) 33-4; Discus: Rydzewski (Hers) 115-6; Pole vault: Barcroft (Bar) 9-6.
Among the senior girls who hit county standard were Jessica Reid (long jump), Hannah Pringle (shot and triple jump), Sarah McDonald (800m), and Rebecca Ferguson (400m).
He then led a club clean sweep in the triple jump (12.67m) with Sam Norton (Middlesbrough) and Jack Mitchinson (Middlesbrough) taking the silver and bronze medals respectively.
TJ Kinnaon won the triple jump (37-2) and the 300 hurdles (48.41) for Lowell, which had 79 points.
O'Neill jumped 15.45m in the triple on Sunday, but on Monday, faced with the considerable task of taking on Phillips Idowu, the current Commonwealth Games and European Indoor triple jump champion and no mean long jumper, and Chris Kirk, the top ranked UK long jumper this year with 7.82m, showed his strength and determination when all around him in a field more than 25 jumpers started to falter.
Year 8: Hurdles J Meredith (De La Salle) 11.20, 100m J McMackereth (Liverpool College) 12.02, 200m J Mackereth 12.02, 400m A Stevens-Davies 57.70, 800m T Eaves 2.19.88 1500m M Bush 4.56.47, long jump M Smith (St Edward's) 4.78, triple jump S Gifford (West Derby) 10.34, high jump R Lemont (St Edwards) 1.47, shot B Taylor (Gateacre) 10.09 javelin J Swatton (De La Salle) 27.25, discus R Power (St Edwards) 25.82, 4 X 100m relay Liverpool College.
"I always thought it'd be a hard transition technically from long jump to triple jump, but it wasn't too bad," said the Lewis University-bound Olenek, who drilled on videos of Olympians.
Under-20 events: Men- 100m, 200m, 400, 800m, 5,000m, 10,000m, 110m hurdles, 400m hurdles, 3,000m steeplechase, 10,000m race walk, 4x100m, 4x400m,high jump, long jump, triple jump, shot put, discus, javelin.Women:- Men- 100m, 200m, 400, 800m, 5,000m, 10,000m, 100m hurdles, 400m hurdles, 3,000m steeplechase, 5,000m race walk, 4x100m, 4x400m,high jump, long jump, triple jump, shot put, discus, javelin.
This study has demonstrated that the approach velocity is highly related to jumping performance in triple jump. It can be suggested that the speed ability should be priority testing in talent identification in triple jump.
Churchill 267, Springfield 147: Samuel Jackson won the long jump (23-5) and the triple jump (44-0 1/2 ) for Churchill.