Athletics at the 2018 Commonwealth Games – Men's long jump

The men's long jump at the 2018 Commonwealth Games, as part of the athletics programme, took place in the Carrara Stadium on 10 and 11 April 2018.[1]

Men's long jump
at the 2018 Commonwealth Games
VenueCarrara Stadium
Dates10 April (qualifying round)
11 April (final)
Competitors28 from 20 nations
Winning distance8.41 m GR
Medalists
gold medal    South Africa
silver medal    Australia
bronze medal    South Africa
← 2014
2022 →

RecordsEdit

Prior to this competition, the existing world and Games records were as follows:[2]

World record   Mike Powell (USA) 8.95 m Tokyo, Japan 30 August 1991
Games record   Fabrice Lapierre (AUS) 8.30 m New Delhi, India 9 October 2010

ScheduleEdit

The schedule was as follows:[1]

Date Time Round
Tuesday 10 April 2018 11:30 Qualification
Wednesday 11 April 2018 20:32 Final

All times are Australian Eastern Standard Time (UTC+10)

ResultsEdit

Qualifying roundEdit

Across two groups, those who jumped ≥7.90 m (Q) or at least the 12 best performers (q) advanced to the final.[3]

Rank Group Name #1 #2 #3 Result Notes Qual.
1 B   Henry Frayne (AUS) 8.34
+1.1 m/s
8.34 GR, PB Q
2 A   Ruswahl Samaai (RSA) 8.06
+1.2 m/s
8.06 Q
3 A   Ifeanyichukwu Otuonye (TCA) 8.03
+0.1 m/s
8.03 PB Q
4 A   Dan Bramble (ENG) 7.60
+1.0 m/s
8.02
+1.3 m/s
8.02 =SB Q
5 B   Damar Forbes (JAM) 7.93
+0.5 m/s
7.93 Q
6 B   Luvo Manyonga (RSA) 7.91
-0.7 m/s
7.91 Q
7 A   Tyrone Smith (BER) 7.52
0.0 m/s
7.89
-0.2 m/s
7.89 q
8 B   Tajay Gayle (JAM) 5.68 w
+2.9 m/s
7.06
+0.6 m/s
7.88
+1.1 m/s
7.88 q
9 A   Marcel Mayack (CMR) 7.73
+0.8 m/s
7.70
+0.7 m/s
7.84
+1.0 m/s
7.84 q
10 B   D.A.G. Janaka Wimalasari (SRI) 7.56
+0.5 m/s
7.70
+1.5 m/s
7.84
+0.8 m/s
7.84 q
11 B   Chris Mitrevski (AUS) 7.75
+1.8 m/s
7.82
+2.0 m/s
7.73
+0.7 m/s
7.82 q
12 A   Fabrice Lapierre (AUS) 7.54
-0.1 m/s
x
+0.9 m/s
7.76
+1.4 m/s
7.76 q
13 A   Shawn-D Thompson (JAM) 7.55
+0.4 m/s
7.69
+1.1 m/s
7.30
+1.2 m/s
7.69
14 A   Adam McMullen (NIR) 7.66
+0.7 m/s
7.43
+0.8 m/s
x
+0.9 m/s
7.66
15 A   David Registe (DMA) 7.40
+0.2 m/s
7.25
+1.3 m/s
7.59
+1.8 m/s
7.59
16 A   Bethwel Lagat (KEN) 7.49
+0.7 m/s
7.45
+0.1 m/s
7.58
-0.4 m/s
7.58
17 A   Darren Morson (MSR) 7.51
+0.7 m/s
7.21
+0.3 m/s
x
+1.4 m/s
7.51 SB
18 A   Ian Grech (MLT) 7.22
+0.5 m/s
x
+0.6 m/s
7.43
+0.7 m/s
7.43 PB
19 B   Jonathan Drack (MRI) 7.33
+0.9 m/s
7.37
+0.8 m/s
7.22
+1.1 m/s
7.37 =SB
20 B   Melvin Echard (GRN) x
-0.5 m/s
7.29
+0.4 m/s
7.07
+0.8 m/s
7.29
21 B   Emanuel Archibald (GUY) x
0.0 m/s
7.24
+1.4 m/s
7.24
-0.9 m/s
7.24
22 A   Anthony Mwanga (TAN) 7.20
+1.8 m/s
6.83
+1.1 m/s
6.83
+0.7 m/s
7.20 PB
23 A   Peniel Richard (PNG) 6.79
+0.6 m/s
6.84
+1.6 m/s
6.98
+0.6 m/s
6.98 SB
24 B   Andrew Cassar Torreggiani (MLT) x
+0.5 m/s
6.65
-0.1 m/s
6.87
+1.2 m/s
6.87
25 B   Eugene Vollmer (FIJ) 6.85
+0.8 m/s
6.67
0.0 m/s
6.62
-0.1 m/s
6.85
B   Lavon Allen (MSR) x
+1.3 m/s
NM
B   Carl Morgan (CAY) x
+1.2 m/s
x
+0.7 m/s
x
+0.2 m/s
NM
B   Bavon Sylvain (DMA) x
+0.9 m/s
x
+1.2 m/s
NM

FinalEdit

The medals were determined in the final.[2]

Rank Name #1 #2 #3 #4 #5 #6 Result Notes
    Luvo Manyonga (RSA) 8.24
+1.2 m/s
8.21
+0.4 m/s
x
+0.7 m/s
8.35
+0.5 m/s
x
+0.9 m/s
8.41
+0.6 m/s
8.41 GR
    Henry Frayne (AUS) 8.00
0.0 m/s
8.33
+0.8 m/s
x
+0.5 m/s
8.08
+0.2 m/s
x
+1.2 m/s
x
+1.1 m/s
8.33
    Ruswahl Samaai (RSA) 8.06
+0.6 m/s
8.22
+0.2 m/s
8.17
+0.9 m/s
7.89
+1.0 m/s
8.18
+0.7 m/s
8.08
+0.7 m/s
8.22
4   Tajay Gayle (JAM) 7.92
+0.6 m/s
7.98
+0.4 m/s
8.12
-0.1 m/s
x
+0.3 m/s
7.94
+0.3 m/s
8.00
+0.6 m/s
8.12 PB
5   Dan Bramble (ENG) 7.58
+0.9 m/s
7.56
+0.4 m/s
7.94
+0.1 m/s
7.72
+0.9 m/s
7.76
+0.6 m/s
7.41
+0.9 m/s
7.94
6   Chris Mitrevski (AUS) 7.50
+0.9 m/s
7.66
+0.8 m/s
7.81
+0.7 m/s
7.43
+0.6 m/s
7.81
+0.5 m/s
7.90
+0.8 m/s
7.90
7   D.A.G. Janaka Wimalasari (SRI) x
+0.6 m/s
7.52
+0.9 m/s
7.89
+0.5 m/s
7.50
+0.3 m/s
x
+0.4 m/s
x
+0.2 m/s
7.89
8   Damar Forbes (JAM) x
+0.4 m/s
7.88
+0.9 m/s
7.86
+0.2 m/s
7.60
+0.3 m/s
x
+0.4 m/s
7.69
+0.7 m/s
7.88
9   Ifeanyichukwu Otuonye (TCA) 7.45
+0.2 m/s
7.70
+1.0 m/s
7.80
+0.7 m/s
N/A 7.80
10   Tyrone Smith (BER) x
+0.8 m/s
7.79
+0.3 m/s
x
+0.1 m/s
7.79
11   Marcel Mayack (CMR) 7.36
+0.8 m/s
7.61
+0.9 m/s
7.70
+0.5 m/s
7.70
12   Fabrice Lapierre (AUS) x
+0.5 m/s
7.56
+0.7 m/s
x
+0.2 m/s
7.56

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b "Athletics at the 2018 Commonwealth Games: Event Schedule - Men's long jump". Gold Coast 2018. Retrieved 30 March 2018.
  2. ^ a b Athletics | Men's Long Jump - Final (PDF). Gold Coast 2018. p. 73. Retrieved 23 April 2018.
  3. ^ Athletics | Men's Long Jump - Qualification (PDF). Gold Coast 2018. pp. 74–76. Retrieved 23 April 2018.