IAAF WORLD U18 CHAMPIONSHIPS
LONG JUMP: A NEW WORLD RECORD BROKEN
Jul 18, 2017
Over the past weekend during the World Youth Championships in Nairobi, a new record was set on the MONDO track!
Jordan Diaz of Cuba, class of 2001, beat the standing record by jumping 17,30m and becoming the day’s hero!
The previous record held by his countryman Lazaro Martinez had remained unchallenged since 2014.