Tag: Long Jump


Sreeshankar leaps to long jump national record

AFI Media 27 September 2018 Bhubaneswar (Odisha). Murali Sreeshankar was the star performer on the third day of the 58th National Open Athletics Championships, setting a new national record en route a gold medal in the men’s long jump competition. The 19-year-old representing Kerala cleared a distance of 8.20m erasing the old mark of 8.19 m set by Ankit Sharma

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Laimwn Nazary breaks 25-year-old Junior National Record

11 June 2017 AFI Media Lucknow: One more old standing record crashed on Sunday at the 15th Federation Cup National Junior Athletics Championships on Sunday as Laimwn Narzary of Assam set a new Junior National Record in the Girls’ High Jump event with a 1.77m effort. At the P.A.C. Athletics Stadium, Laimwn broke Bobby Aloysius’s 1992 record of the 1.75m

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