Athlete Profile

James Beckford

  • COUNTRY Jamaica Jamaica
  • DATE OF BIRTH 9 JAN 1975
  • COUNTRY Jamaica Jamaica
  • DATE OF BIRTH 9 JAN 1975
Personal Best - Outdoor
Performance Wind Place Date
Long Jump 8.62 +0.7 Orlando, FL 05 APR 1997
Triple Jump 17.92 +1.9 Odessa, TX 20 MAY 1995
Personal Best - Indoor
Performance Wind Place Date
60 Metres 6.79 Chemnitz 27 FEB 2004
Long Jump 8.40 Madrid 09 FEB 1996
Triple Jump 16.99 Manhattan, KS 04 MAR 1995
Progression - Outdoor showShow All Graphs
Long Jump Show Graphshow
Performance Wind Place Date
2013 7.56 0.0 Feldkirch-Gisingen 27 JUL
2012 7.60 -0.3 Klagenfurt 21 JUL
2011 7.61 +1.3 Bellville 11 MAR
2010 7.93 +2.0 Haniá 31 MAY
2009 7.97 -0.1 Orlando, FL 10 MAY
2008 8.01 +0.4 Rheinau-Freistett 22 JUN
2007 8.37 +0.5 Warszawa 17 JUN
2006 8.25 +1.5 Bad Langensalza 08 JUL
2005 8.28 +0.3 Monaco 10 SEP
2004 8.31 +0.8 Athína (Olympic Stadium) 26 AUG
2003 8.28 +0.1 Paris Saint-Denis (Stade de France) 29 AUG
2002 8.21 +0.5 Doha 15 MAY
2001 8.41 +1.3 Torino 09 JUN
2000 8.42 Bad Langensalza 01 JUL
1999 8.50 +0.2 Torino 24 JUN
1998 8.60 +0.4 Bad Langensalza 06 JUN
1997 8.62 +0.7 Orlando, FL 05 APR
1996 8.52 +1.6 Innsbruck 29 MAY
1995 8.45 +0.8 Oristano 18 SEP
1994 8.13 Odessa, TX 20 MAY
1993 7.53 01 JAN
Triple Jump Show Graphshow
Performance Wind Place Date
1995 17.92 +1.9 Odessa, TX 20 MAY
1994 17.29 +1.3 Tempe, AZ 02 APR
Progression - Indoor showShow All Graphs
60 Metres Show Graphshow
Performance Place Date
2004 6.79 Chemnitz 27 FEB
Long Jump Show Graphshow
Performance Wind Place Date
2013 7.66 Linz 31 JAN
2009 7.68 Praha (O2 Arena) 26 FEB
2008 7.91 Valencia, ESP 07 MAR
2007 7.99 Chemnitz 23 FEB
2006 7.99 Chemnitz 03 MAR
2005 8.12 Chemnitz 25 FEB
2004 8.31 Budapest (SA) 06 MAR
2003 8.17 Erfurt 31 JAN
2002 8.06 Budapest-OH 09 FEB
2001 7.98 Pireás 21 FEB
2000 8.06 Birmingham 20 FEB
1999 8.31 Stockholm 25 FEB
1998 8.21 Madrid 03 FEB
1997 8.17 Paris-Bercy (Palais Omnisports) 08 MAR
1996 8.40 Madrid 09 FEB
Triple Jump Show Graphshow
Performance Wind Place Date
1995 16.99 Manhattan, KS 04 MAR
Honours - Long Jump
Rank Mark Wind Place Date
12th IAAF World Indoor Championships 6 7.85 Valencia, ESP 08 MAR 2008
11th IAAF World Championships in Athletics 6 8.17 +0.1 Osaka (Nagai Stadium) 30 AUG 2007
4th IAAF World Athletics Final 7 7.83 -0.1 Stuttgart 10 SEP 2006
11th IAAF World Indoor Championships 6q1 7.78 Moskva (Olimpiyskiy Stadion) 10 MAR 2006
3rd IAAF World Athletics Final 3 8.28 +0.3 Monaco 10 SEP 2005
10th IAAF World Championships in Athletics 9 8.02 +0.1 Helsinki 13 AUG 2005
2nd IAAF World Athletics Final 5 7.96 0.0 Monaco 19 SEP 2004
28th Olympic Games 4 8.31 +0.8 Athína (Olympic Stadium) 26 AUG 2004
10th IAAF World Indoor Championships 2 8.31 Budapest (SA) 06 MAR 2004
1st IAAF World Athletics Final 7 7.93 +0.1 Monaco 13 SEP 2003
9th IAAF World Championships in Athletics 2 8.28 +0.1 Paris Saint-Denis (Stade de France) 29 AUG 2003
9th IAAF World Indoor Championships 6q2 7.74 Birmingham, GBR 14 MAR 2003
17th IAAF Grand Prix Final 4 7.92 +1.9 Melbourne 09 SEP 2001
8th IAAF World Championships 7 8.08 -0.4 Edmonton 11 AUG 2001
27th Olympic Games 9q2 7.98 +0.5 Sydney 25 SEP 2000
7th IAAF World Indoor Championships 5 8.16 Maebashi 07 MAR 1999
13th IAAF Grand Prix Final 2 8.40 0.0 Fukuoka 13 SEP 1997
6th IAAF World Championships In Athletics 4 8.14 +0.6 Athína 05 AUG 1997
6th IAAF World Indoor Championships 5 8.17 Paris-Bercy (Palais Omnisports) 08 MAR 1997
XXVI Olympic Games 2 8.29 -1.4 Atlanta, GA 29 JUL 1996
IAAF/Mobil Grand Prix Final 3 8.20 0.0 Monaco 09 SEP 1995
5th IAAF World Championships in Athletics 2 8.30 0.0 Göteborg (Ullevi Stadium) 12 AUG 1995
Honours - Triple Jump
Rank Mark Wind Place Date
5th IAAF World Championships in Athletics 6 17.13 +2.5 Göteborg (Ullevi Stadium) 07 AUG 1995