Athletics at the 1990 Commonwealth Games – Women's long jump

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The women's long jump event at the 1990 Commonwealth Games was held on 2 February at the Mount Smart Stadium in Auckland. [1]

Long jump track and field event

The long jump is a track and field event in which athletes combine speed, strength and agility in an attempt to leap as far as possible from a take off point. Along with the triple jump, the two events that measure jumping for distance as a group are referred to as the "horizontal jumps". This event has a history in the Ancient Olympic Games and has been a modern Olympic event for men since the first Olympics in 1896 and for women since 1948.

Athletics at the 1990 Commonwealth Games

At the 1990 Commonwealth Games, the athletics events were held at the Mount Smart Stadium in Auckland, New Zealand from 27 January to 3 February 1990. A total of 42 events were contested, 23 by male and 19 by female athletes.

Mount Smart Stadium football stadium

The Mount Smart Stadium is a stadium in Auckland, New Zealand. It is the home ground of National Rugby League team, the New Zealand Warriors. Built within the quarried remnants of the Rarotonga / Mount Smart volcanic cone, it is located 10 kilometres south of the city centre, in the suburb of Penrose.

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Results

Final

RankNameNationality#1#2#3#4#5#6ResultNotes
Gold medal icon.svg Jane Flemming Flag of Australia (converted).svg  Australia x6.266.456.63?6.786.78
Silver medal icon.svg Beatrice Utondu Flag of Nigeria.svg  Nigeria 6.376.566.456.34x6.65w6.65w
Bronze medal icon.svg Fiona May Flag of England.svg  England x6.446.496.536.556.546.55
4 Chioma Ajunwa Flag of Nigeria.svg  Nigeria 6.48
5 Jayne Moffitt Flag of New Zealand.svg  New Zealand 6.46
6 Shonel Ferguson Flag of the Bahamas.svg  Bahamas 6.37x5.83x??6.41w
7 Mary Berkeley Flag of England.svg  England 6.33w
8 Sandra Priestley Flag of Australia (converted).svg  Australia 6.32
9 Kim Hagger Flag of England.svg  England 6.27
10 Sharon Jaklofsky Flag of Australia (converted).svg  Australia 6.25w
11 Lisa Ball Flag of New Zealand.svg  New Zealand 6.21w
12 Euphemia Huggins Flag of Trinidad and Tobago.svg  Trinidad and Tobago 6.19
13 Donna Smellie Flag of Canada (Pantone).svg  Canada 5.73

References

  1. "Results". Archived from the original on 2012-09-14. Retrieved 2016-08-06.