Gregor CANKAR

Gregor Cankar - Slovenia - Long Jump bronze at 1999 World Championships.

Photo/Foto: George Herringshaw

Date: 26 August 1999

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    • DATE OF BIRTH
      Saturday, 25 January 1975
    • PLACE OF BIRTH
      Celje, Slovenia
  • INTERNATIONAL
  • Slovenia
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Gregor CANKAR - Slovenia - Long Jump bronze at 1999 World Championships.

Gregor Cankar in action at the 1999 World Championships in Sevilla where

he won the bronze medal in the men's long jump.


In 1994 he won the World junior long jump title in Lisbon (8.04).

His persona best 8.40, a Slovene record, was set in 1997 at Celje, his hometown.

 


Men's Long Jump Final.

World Athletics Championships 1999

 
1. Ivan PEDROSO   CUB   8.56m    
2. Yago LAMELA   ESP   8.40m    
3. Gregor CANKAR   SLO   8.36m  
4. Jai TAURIMA   AUS   8.35m  
5. Shane HAIR   AUS   8.24m  
6. Le HUANG   CHN   8.01m  
7. Kevin DILWORTH   USA   8.00m    
8. Younes MOUDRIK   MAR  

ANNUAL PROGRESS:


1992   7.28   Olympic Stadium, Jamsil, Seoul (KOR) 16 SEP 1992

1993   7.01   San Sebastián (ESP) 30 JUL 1993

1994   7.92   Ljubljana (SLO) 11 JUN 1994

1995   8.04   Luzern (SUI) 27 JUN 1995

1996   8.30   Innsbruck (AUT) 29 MAY 1996

1997   8.40   Celje (SLO) 18 MAY 1997 (personal best & National record)

1998   8.07   Népstadion, Budapest (HUN) 18 AUG 1998

1999   8.36   La Cartuja, Sevilla (ESP) 28 AUG 1999

2000   8.15   Bad Langensalza (GER) 01 JUL 2000

2001   8.12   Maribor (SLO) 08 JUL 2001

2002   8.01   Dolenjske Toplice (SLO) 06 JUL 2002

2003   8.06   Malles Venosta (ITA) 12 JUL 2003

2004   7.84   Malles Venosta (ITA)