Athlete Profile

Jackie Joyner-Kersee

  • COUNTRY United States United States
  • DATE OF BIRTH 3 MAR 1962
IAAF Hall of Fame - Jackie Joyner Kersee (USA) (Getty Images)
IAAF Hall of Fame - Jackie Joyner Kersee (USA) (Getty Images)
  • COUNTRY United States United States
  • DATE OF BIRTH 3 MAR 1962
Personal Best - Outdoor
Performance Wind Place Date
200 Metres 22.30 0.0 Indianapolis, IN 15 JUL 1988
800 Metres 2:08.51 Seoul (Olympic Stadium) 24 SEP 1988
100 Metres Hurdles 12.61 +0.2 San José, CA 28 MAY 1988
400 Metres Hurdles 56.70 New York, NY 22 MAY 1993
High Jump 1.93 Indianapolis, IN 15 JUL 1987
Long Jump 7.49 +1.3 New York, NY 22 MAY 1994
Long Jump 7.49 +1.7 Sestriere 31 JUL 1994
Shot Put 16.00 Roma 31 AUG 1987
Javelin Throw 50.08 Indianapolis, IN 16 JUL 1988
Heptathlon 7291 Seoul (Olympic Stadium) 24 SEP 1988
Personal Best - Indoor
Performance Wind Place Date
50 Metres Hurdles 6.67 Reno, NV 10 FEB 1995
Progression - Outdoor showShow All Graphs
200 Metres Show Graphshow
Performance Wind Place Date
1993 23.19 0.0 Stuttgart 16 AUG
1988 22.30 0.0 Indianapolis, IN 15 JUL
800 Metres Show Graphshow
Performance Place Date
1993 2:14.49 Stuttgart 17 AUG
1988 2:08.51 Seoul (Olympic Stadium) 24 SEP
100 Metres Hurdles Show Graphshow
Performance Wind Place Date
1995 13.30 San José, CA 27 MAY
1994 12.75 0.0 San José, CA 28 MAY
1993 12.89 +0.1 Stuttgart 16 AUG
1991 12.96 +0.9 Tokyo 26 AUG
1988 12.61 +0.2 San José, CA 28 MAY
400 Metres Hurdles Show Graphshow
Performance Place Date
1993 56.70 New York, NY 22 MAY
High Jump Show Graphshow
Performance Place Date
1993 1.81 Stuttgart 16 AUG
1991 1.91 Tokyo 26 AUG
1987 1.93 Indianapolis, IN 15 JUL
Long Jump Show Graphshow
Performance Wind Place Date
2000 6.67 +1.3 Sacramento, CA 16 JUL
1998 6.39 0.0 Edwardsville, IL 25 JUL
1997 6.79 +0.7 Athína 09 AUG
1996 7.00 +0.5 Atlanta, GA 02 AUG
1995 6.73 +0.3 Göteborg 05 AUG
1994 7.49 +1.7 Sestriere 31 JUL
1994 7.49 +1.3 New York, NY 22 MAY
1993 7.09 +0.1 San José, CA 29 MAY
1991 7.32 0.0 Tokyo 25 AUG
1988 7.40 +0.9 Seoul (Olympic Stadium) 29 SEP
1987 7.45 +0.6 Indianapolis, IN 13 AUG
Shot Put Show Graphshow
Performance Place Date
1993 14.38 Stuttgart 16 AUG
1991 15.30 Tokyo 26 AUG
1988 15.80 Seoul (Olympic Stadium) 23 SEP
1987 16.00 Roma 31 AUG
Javelin Throw Show Graphshow
Performance Place Date
1988 50.08 Indianapolis, IN 16 JUL
Heptathlon Show Graphshow
Performance Place Date
1998 6502 Uniondale, NY 22 JUL
1994 6606 Sankt-Peterburg 26 JUL
1993 6837 Stuttgart 17 AUG
1992 7044 Barcelona 02 AUG
1991 6878 New York, NY 13 JUN
1990 6783 Seattle, WA 23 JUL
1988 7291 Seoul (Olympic Stadium) 24 SEP
1987 7128 Roma (Stadio Olimpico) 01 SEP
1986 7158 Houston, TX 02 AUG
1985 6718 Baton Rouge, LA 28 JUL
1984 6579 Los Angeles, CA 17 JUN
Progression - Indoor showShow All Graphs
50 Metres Hurdles Show Graphshow
Performance Place Date
1996 6.73 Reno, NV 09 FEB
Honours - 60 Metres Hurdles
Rank Mark Wind Place Date
1st IAAF World Indoor Championships 4h1 8.62 Indianapolis, IN 06 MAR 1987
Honours - Long Jump
Rank Mark Wind Place Date
6th IAAF World Championships In Athletics 5 6.79 +0.7 Athína 09 AUG 1997
XXVI Olympic Games 3 7.00 +0.5 Atlanta, GA 02 AUG 1996
5th IAAF World Championships in Athletics 6 6.74 +3.3 Göteborg 06 AUG 1995
10th IAAF/Mobil Grand Prix Final 1 7.21 +0.0 Paris 03 SEP 1994
3rd IAAF World Championships in Athletics 1 7.32 0.0 Tokyo 25 AUG 1991
XXIV Olympic Games 1 7.40 +0.9 Seoul (Olympic Stadium) 29 SEP 1988
2nd IAAF World Championships in Athletics 1 7.36 +0.4 Roma (Stadio Olimpico) 04 SEP 1987
1st IAAF World Championships in Athletics q1 DNS Helsinki (Olympic Stadium) 13 AUG 1983
Honours - Heptathlon
Rank Mark Wind Place Date
4th IAAF World Championships in Athletics 1 6837 Stuttgart 17 AUG 1993
XXV Olympic Games 1 7044 Barcelona 02 AUG 1992
3rd IAAF World Championships in Athletics DNF Tokyo 27 AUG 1991
XXIV Olympic Games 1 7291 Seoul (Olympic Stadium) 24 SEP 1988
2nd IAAF World Championships in Athletics 1 7128 Roma (Stadio Olimpico) 01 SEP 1987
1st IAAF World Championships in Athletics DNF Helsinki (Olympic Stadium) 09 AUG 1983