the 1968 Olympic Games

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AllAfrica.com
Long Jump Champ Luvo in High-Flying Record Attemptholds the current world record. Interesting to note is that when Bob Beamon (U
AllAfrica.com / Posted 8 days ago
holds the current world record. Interesting to note is that when Bob Beamon (US) set his world record of 8.90m at the 1968 Olympic Games in Mexico City, he did so at an altitude of 2 250m. At the time it was argued that Beamon had an... Read more
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iol.co.za
Long jump king Manyonga back to work chasing world recorda major factor when former record holder, Bob Beamon of the US, broke the world
iol.co.za / Posted 12 days ago
a major factor when former record holder, Bob Beamon of the US, broke the world record with an opening jump of 8.90m at the 1968 Olympic Games in Mexico City. Boasting a personal best of 8.65m and steeled by his world-title winning performance... Read more
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The Seattle Times
Inside the Cougars’ lair: A tour of the house five WSU football stars shareintrospective side. Directly above his bed hangs a black-and-white poster of th
The Seattle Times / Posted 21 days ago
introspective side. Directly above his bed hangs a black-and-white poster of the 200-meter men’s track medal ceremony at the 1968 Olympic Games. African-American sprinters Tommie Smith and John Carlos finished first and second, respectively that... Read more

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