Athlete Profile

Leevan Sands

  • COUNTRY Bahamas Bahamas
  • DATE OF BIRTH 16 AUG 1981
Leevan Sands of the Bahamas sets a national record to win Olympic triple jump bronze (Getty Images)
Leevan Sands of the Bahamas sets a national record to win Olympic triple jump bronze (Getty Images)
  • COUNTRY Bahamas Bahamas
  • DATE OF BIRTH 16 AUG 1981
Personal Best - Outdoor
Performance Wind Place Date
Long Jump 8.13 +1.7 Nassau 10 JUL 2005
Triple Jump 17.59 +0.9 Beijing (National Stadium) 21 AUG 2008
Personal Best - Indoor
Performance Wind Place Date
Long Jump 8.10 Lexington, KY 28 FEB 2004
Triple Jump 17.02 Fayetteville, AR 14 FEB 2004
Progression - Outdoor showShow All Graphs
Long Jump Show Graphshow
Performance Wind Place Date
2009 7.50 0.0 Padova 30 AUG
2008 7.74 -0.2 London (CP) 26 JUL
2007 7.69 +1.3 Auburn, AL 07 APR
2005 8.13 +1.7 Nassau 10 JUL
2004 8.04 +1.8 Oxford, MS 15 MAY
2003 8.01 +1.3 Sacramento, CA 13 JUN
2002 7.90 +0.3 Odessa, TX 17 MAY
2001 7.85 +0.2 Ciudad de Guatemala (Mateo Flores) 21 JUL
2000 7.83 San Juan 14 JUL
Triple Jump Show Graphshow
Performance Wind Place Date
2012 17.23 0.0 Paris Saint-Denis 06 JUL
2011 17.21 -0.2 Daegu 04 SEP
2010 17.21 +0.8 Mayagüez 29 JUL
2009 17.32 -0.5 Berlin 18 AUG
2008 17.59 +0.9 Beijing (National Stadium) 21 AUG
2007 17.23 +0.9 London (CP) 03 AUG
2005 17.30 0.0 Helsinki 06 AUG
2004 17.41 +1.0 London (CP) 30 JUL
2003 17.40 +0.3 London 08 AUG
2002 17.50 +0.4 Odessa, TX 18 MAY
2001 16.39 +1.9 Austin, TX 06 APR
2000 16.22 -1.3 Santiago de Chile 20 OCT
2000 16.22 +0.5 Santiago de Chile 19 OCT
1998 15.70 -0.1 Annecy 31 JUL
Progression - Indoor showShow All Graphs
Long Jump Show Graphshow
Performance Wind Place Date
2004 8.10 Lexington, KY 28 FEB
2003 8.04 Fayetteville, AR 14 MAR
2002 7.84 Manhattan, KS 02 MAR
Triple Jump Show Graphshow
Performance Wind Place Date
2011 16.18 Glasgow (KH) 29 JAN
2009 16.56 Karlsruhe 15 FEB
2008 16.73 Fayetteville, AR 16 FEB
2007 16.95 Stuttgart 03 FEB
2006 16.99 State College, PA 28 JAN
2004 17.02 Fayetteville, AR 14 FEB
2003 16.71 Gainesville, FL 02 MAR
2002 16.79 Manhattan, KS 02 MAR
Honours - Long Jump
Rank Mark Wind Place Date
10th IAAF World Championships in Athletics q1 NM +0.6 Helsinki 12 AUG 2005
IAAF/Coca Cola World Junior Championships 11q2 7.19 +0.1 Santiago de Chile 21 OCT 2000
Honours - Triple Jump
Rank Mark Wind Place Date
The XXX Olympic Games 5 17.19 +0.2 London (OP) 09 AUG 2012
13th IAAF World Championships in Athletics 7 17.21 -0.2 Daegu 04 SEP 2011
IAAF/VTB Bank World Athletics Final 2 17.19 -0.1 Thessaloniki 12 SEP 2009
12th IAAF World Championships in Athletics 4 17.32 -0.5 Berlin 18 AUG 2009
6th IAAF/VTB Bank World Athletics Final 6 16.78 0.0 Stuttgart 13 SEP 2008
The XXIX Olympic Games 3 17.59 +0.9 Beijing (National Stadium) 21 AUG 2008
12th IAAF World Indoor Championships 12q1 16.31 Valencia, ESP 07 MAR 2008
5th IAAF World Athletics Final 5 17.07 +0.8 Stuttgart 22 SEP 2007
11th IAAF World Championships in Athletics 10q2 16.53 -0.2 Osaka 25 AUG 2007
11th IAAF World Indoor Championships q1 DNS Moskva (Olimpiyskiy Stadion) 11 MAR 2006
3rd IAAF World Athletics Final 5 16.93 0.0 Monaco 09 SEP 2005
10th IAAF World Championships in Athletics 4 17.39 +2.3 Helsinki 11 AUG 2005
2nd IAAF World Athletics Final 6 16.91 0.0 Monaco 18 SEP 2004
28th Olympic Games 14q1 16.35 -0.3 Athína (Olympic Stadium) 20 AUG 2004
1st IAAF World Athletics Final 7 16.40 0.0 Monaco 14 SEP 2003
9th IAAF World Championships in Athletics 3 17.26 -0.4 Paris Saint-Denis 25 AUG 2003
IAAF/Coca Cola World Junior Championships 5 16.22 -1.3 Santiago de Chile 20 OCT 2000
IAAF World Junior Championships 9q1 15.70 -0.1 Annecy 31 JUL 1998