Caterine IBARGUEN

Caterine IBARGUEN - Colombia - 2015 World champion. 2016 Olympic champion

Photo/Foto: George Herringshaw

Date: 24 August 2015

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    • DATE OF BIRTH
      Sunday, 12 February 1984
    • PLACE OF BIRTH
      Apartadó, Colombia.
  • INTERNATIONAL
  • Colombia
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Caterine IBARGUEN - Colombia - 2015 World champion. 2016 Olympic champion

Defending champion Caterine Ibargüen jumping in the 3rd round (14.54m) of the the final

of the women's triple jump in Beijing, where she retained her title with her 4th round jump

of 14.90m.   Her second round jump of 14.80 would also have won her the competition.


1.
 Caterine  IBARGUEN  COL 14.90m

SB

2.
 Hanna  KNYAZYEVA-MINENKO  ISL  14.78 NR
3.  Olga  RYPAKOVA  KAZ  14.77 SB
4.  Gabriela  PETROVA  BUL  14.66 PB
5.  Kimberley  WILLIAMS  JAM  14.45 SB
6.  Olga  SALADUKA  URK  14.41
7.  Ekaterina  KONEVA  RUS  14.37
8.  Kristin  GIERISCH  GER  14.25

 

 

Twice the women's world triple jump champion, Columbia's Caterine Ibargüen

added the Olympic title to her list of achievements, at Rio de Janeiro, when

she jumped a season best of 15.17 metres to win the gold medal.

She had two jumps over 15 metres.

 

2016 Rio de Janeiro Olympic Games.

Women's triple jump final.


 1.     Caterine Ibargüen     Colombia    15.17 SB
 2.     Yulimar Rojas     Venezuela   
   14.98
 3.     Olga Rypakova     Kazakhstan    14.74 SB
 4.     Keturah Orji     United States    14.71
NR
 5.    Hanna Knyazyeva-Minenko     Israel    14.68 SB
 6.     Patrícia Mamona     Portugal    14.65
NR
 7.     Kimberly Williams     Jamaica    14.53
 8.     Paraskevi Papachristou  
    Greece  
   14.26