Would you like to know what distance you should be jumping in the triple jump in high school?
We’ve shared some estimated distances in the table below.
Boys triple jump distances
|17||15 metres or more|
Girls triple jump distances
In the comments below, please share your personal best and how old you are. Let us know what distance you are hoping to achieve this athletics season.
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What do you struggle with when doing triple jump?
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What are your triple jumping goals?
- I want to be the best triple jumper at school?
- I want to be the best triple jumper in my state?
- I want to be the best triple jumper in my country!
One of the common injuries that triple jumpers get is a bruised heel. Once you get this, it makes it more difficult to improve your triple jump performance since you will get pain every time you land on your foot. And it will knock your confidence.
To help minimize the risk of getting a bruised heel, you can get heel protection insoles for your shoes.
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