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#High Jump

# high-jump - Last year 2021

'Just have to take it on the chin and use it as a learning experience for Paris 2024'
# High Jump
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# High Jump

'Just have to take it on the chin and use it as a learning experience for Paris 2024'

Aug 29th 2021, 1:53 PM 6,703 Views 2 Comments

Jordan Lee finished ninth in Tokyo after three unsuccessful attempts at 1.79.

Tokyo Paralympics: 5 Irish athletes to watch
# Ready To Go
From The42
# Ready To Go

Tokyo Paralympics: 5 Irish athletes to watch

Aug 23rd 2021, 4:20 PM 15,612 Views 3 Comments

A handy guide to a selection of Team Ireland’s star athletes.

Barshim and Tamberi on a high in rare Olympic athletics share of gold
# Tokyo 2020
From The42
# Tokyo 2020

Barshim and Tamberi on a high in rare Olympic athletics share of gold

Aug 1st 2021, 2:29 PM 37,785 Views 12 Comments

It is the first time since 1912 that an Olympic track and field event gold has been shared.

# high-jump - All time

From gutted she couldn't 'be like Sonia' to finding her niche and flying the flag worldwide
# Jumping All Over The World
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# Jumping All Over The World

From gutted she couldn't 'be like Sonia' to finding her niche and flying the flag worldwide

Aug 13th 2017, 6:30 AM 10,338 Views 3 Comments

Irish high jump record-holder and Olympian Deirdre Ryan spoke to The42 about her own experiences and the importance of sport.

British Olympic silver medallist Germaine Mason killed in motorcycle accident
# RIP
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# RIP

British Olympic silver medallist Germaine Mason killed in motorcycle accident

Apr 20th 2017, 3:38 PM 23,421 Views 2 Comments

The 34-year-old former high jumper died when his vehicle crashed in Jamaica.

An audience with the Sultan to Olympic hell: Rolling back the years with Adrian O'Dwyer
# Jump Around
From The42
# Jump Around

An audience with the Sultan to Olympic hell: Rolling back the years with Adrian O'Dwyer

Oct 4th 2015, 10:00 AM 6,329 Views 3 Comments

Adrian O’Dwyer was the rising star of Ireland’s 2004 Olympic squad. Then it all went wrong.

Double-world champion Vlasic in Ireland — to seek Carlow man's healing touch
# Star Man
From The42
# Star Man

Double-world champion Vlasic in Ireland — to seek Carlow man's healing touch

Oct 21st 2013, 9:30 PM 18,007 Views 22 Comments

Vlasic hopes that work with Anthony ‘Star’ Geoghegan will help her return to full fitness.

These Kenyan schoolboys doing the high jump will make your day better
# Rift Valley
From The42
# Rift Valley

These Kenyan schoolboys doing the high jump will make your day better

May 28th 2013, 9:15 AM 4,957 Views 6 Comments

No crash-mat, no problem.

Derval O'Rourke hurdles to victory in National League Final
# Winning Ways
From The42
# Winning Ways

Derval O'Rourke hurdles to victory in National League Final

Aug 19th 2012, 7:27 PM 1,637 Views 2 Comments

The Cork athlete was a surprise inclusion in the field at Tullamore Harriers’ stadium.

Ryan unable to raise the bar for London
# 2012 Olympics
From The42
# 2012 Olympics

Ryan unable to raise the bar for London

Aug 9th 2012, 12:17 PM 3,314 Views 8 Comments

The Dubliner failed to progress to the women’s high jump final this morning.

Olympics: Croat high jump star Vlasic out of Games
# Misfortune
From The42
# Misfortune

Olympics: Croat high jump star Vlasic out of Games

Jul 14th 2012, 4:12 PM 1,126 Views 1 Comment

The athlete, who won a silver medal in 2008, has failed to recover from a foot problem.

London 2012: Introducing... Deirdre Ryan
# 30 Days To Go
From The42
# 30 Days To Go

London 2012: Introducing... Deirdre Ryan

Jun 27th 2012, 8:20 PM 4,930 Views 0 Comments

High jump hopeful Deirdre Ryan is next under the spotlight as we continue our athlete-by-athlete guide to Ireland’s Olympic squad.

Murphy sets new Irish Heptathlon record
# Take A Bow
From The42
# Take A Bow

Murphy sets new Irish Heptathlon record

May 13th 2012, 4:33 PM 607 Views 0 Comments

The athlete overtook Sharon Foley, who previously held the record, by five points.

2012 Olympics: Ryan ready to hit that high in London
# Interview
From The42
# Interview

2012 Olympics: Ryan ready to hit that high in London

Apr 28th 2012, 9:00 AM 2,950 Views 0 Comments

Now that she’s injury-free, Deirdre Ryan is steeling herself for a rollercoaster ride to London’s Olympic Stadium.

Redemption for Bolt in 200m
# Lightning
From The42
# Lightning

Redemption for Bolt in 200m

Sep 3rd 2011, 1:55 PM 248 Views 0 Comments

Jamaican sprint sensation Usain Bolt has put the disappointment of his disqualification from the 100m behind him to take gold in the 200m at the World Athletics Championships in Daegu, South Korea.

Mixed fortunes for O’Rourke and Ryan at World Championships
# Injury
From The42
# Injury

Mixed fortunes for O’Rourke and Ryan at World Championships

Sep 3rd 2011, 1:40 PM 638 Views 1 Comment

Ireland’s Derval O’Rourke was forced to withdraw from her 100m hurdles semi-final at the World Championships in Daegu.