Athlete Profile

Phillips Idowu

  • COUNTRY Great Britain & N.I. Great Britain & N.I.
  • DATE OF BIRTH 30 DEC 1978
British triple jumper Philips Idowu (Getty images)
British triple jumper Philips Idowu (Getty images)
  • COUNTRY Great Britain & N.I. Great Britain & N.I.
  • DATE OF BIRTH 30 DEC 1978
Personal Best - Outdoor
Performance Wind Place Date
100 Metres 10.60 +1.4 Ballarat 25 FEB 2006
Long Jump 7.56 +0.3 Gateshead 11 JUN 2006
Triple Jump 17.81 +0.1 Barcelona (O) 29 JUL 2010
Personal Best - Indoor
Performance Wind Place Date
60 Metres 6.81 Carshalton 31 JAN 2004
Triple Jump 17.75 Valencia, ESP 09 MAR 2008
Progression - Outdoor showShow All Graphs
100 Metres Show Graphshow
Performance Wind Place Date
2006 10.60 +1.4 Ballarat 25 FEB
Long Jump Show Graphshow
Performance Wind Place Date
2006 7.56 +0.3 Gateshead 11 JUN
Triple Jump Show Graphshow
Performance Wind Place Date
2014 16.70 +0.2 Glasgow (Hampden Park) 01 AUG
2013 16.44 -0.1 Roma (Stadio Olimpico) 06 JUN
2012 17.31 +1.0 Hengelo 27 MAY
2011 17.77 0.0 Daegu 04 SEP
2010 17.81 +0.1 Barcelona (O) 29 JUL
2009 17.73 0.0 Berlin 18 AUG
2008 17.62 +0.9 Beijing (National Stadium) 21 AUG
2007 17.35 +0.9 Oslo 15 JUN
2006 17.50 +0.5 Manchester (SC) 16 JUL
2005 16.96 +0.9 Athína (Olympic Stadium) 14 JUN
2004 17.47 +0.2 London (CP) 30 JUL
2002 17.68 +1.2 Manchester 28 JUL
2001 17.33 +1.2 Haniá 04 JUN
2000 17.12 -0.6 Sydney 23 SEP
1999 16.41 +0.3 Loughborough 23 MAY
Progression - Indoor showShow All Graphs
60 Metres Show Graphshow
Performance Place Date
2004 6.81 Carshalton 31 JAN
Triple Jump Show Graphshow
Performance Wind Place Date
2011 17.57 Birmingham, GBR 19 FEB
2010 17.25 Birmingham, GBR 20 FEB
2008 17.75 Valencia, ESP 09 MAR
2007 17.56 Birmingham, GBR 03 MAR
2005 17.30 Sheffield 13 FEB
Honours - Triple Jump
Rank Mark Wind Place Date
The XXX Olympic Games 8q1 16.53 -1.0 London (OP) 07 AUG 2012
13th IAAF World Championships in Athletics 2 17.77 0.0 Daegu 04 SEP 2011
IAAF/VTB Bank Continental Cup 2010 3 17.24 +1.3 Split 05 SEP 2010
IAAF/VTB Bank World Athletics Final 4 17.03 +1.0 Thessaloniki 12 SEP 2009
12th IAAF World Championships in Athletics 1 17.73 0.0 Berlin 18 AUG 2009
The XXIX Olympic Games 2 17.62 +0.9 Beijing (National Stadium) 21 AUG 2008
12th IAAF World Indoor Championships 1 17.75 Valencia, ESP 09 MAR 2008
11th IAAF World Championships in Athletics 6 17.09 -0.9 Osaka (Nagai Stadium) 27 AUG 2007
28th Olympic Games f NM Athína (Olympic Stadium) 22 AUG 2004
18th IAAF Grand Prix Final 7 16.35 +1.8 Paris (Charléty) 14 SEP 2002
8th IAAF World Championships 9 16.60 +0.3 Edmonton 06 AUG 2001
27th Olympic Games 6 17.08 0.0 Sydney 25 SEP 2000