Quick Trivia: Olympic Long Jump and Triple Jump


How many have won both the long jump and triple jump in the same Olympics?

Five.

Myer Prinstein is the first man to win medals in both long jump and triple jump (1904) in a single Olympic Games

1904 Myer Prinstein  (USA) gold in both long jump and triple jump.

1912 Georg Åberg (Sweden) bronze in long jump and silver in triple jump.

1932 Chuhei Nambu (Japan) bronze in long jump and gold in triple jump

1936 Naoto Tajima (Japan) bronze in long jump and gold in triple jump

2012  Will Claye (USA) bronze  in long jump and silver in triple jump

Source: Wikipedia

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