Jesse Williams of United States celebrates during the men's high jump final during day six  (Getty Images)
Jesse Williams of United States celebrates during the men's high jump final during day six  (Getty Images)
  • COUNTRY United States United States
  • DATE OF BIRTH 27 DEC 1983
Personal Best - Outdoor
Performance Wind Place Date
High Jump 2.37 Eugene, OR 26 JUN 2011
Long Jump 7.53 +1.3 Los Angeles, CA 25 MAR 2006
Personal Best - Indoor
Performance Wind Place Date
High Jump 2.36 Banská Bystrica 11 FEB 2009
Progression - Outdoor showShow All Graphs
High Jump Show Graphshow
Performance Place Date
2014 2.29 New York City, NY 14 JUN
2013 2.31 Walnut, CA 20 APR
2012 2.36 New York City, NY 09 JUN
2011 2.37 Eugene, OR 26 JUN
2010 2.30 New York City, NY 12 JUN
2009 2.34 Eugene, OR 09 MAY
2008 2.30 Eugene, OR 05 JUL
2008 2.30 Burnaby, CAN 21 JUN
2007 2.33 Los Angeles, CA 24 MAR
2006 2.32 Sacramento, CA 09 JUN
2005 2.30 Stockholm 26 JUL
2004 2.24 Sacramento, CA 18 JUL
2003 2.24 Clemson, SC 10 MAY
2002 2.21 Kingston, JAM 18 JUL
2001 2.16 01 JAN
Long Jump Show Graphshow
Performance Wind Place Date
2006 7.53 +1.3 Los Angeles, CA 25 MAR
2005 7.34 +0.8 Los Angeles, CA 30 APR
Progression - Indoor showShow All Graphs
High Jump Show Graphshow
Performance Place Date
2013 2.24 Trinec 29 JAN
2012 2.32 New York (Armory), NY 11 FEB
2011 2.34 Banská Bystrica 09 FEB
2010 2.34 Albuquerque, NM 27 FEB
2009 2.36 Banská Bystrica 11 FEB
2008 2.32 Banská Bystrica 05 FEB
2007 2.29 Boston (Roxbury), MA 24 FEB
2006 2.29 Fayetteville, AR 11 MAR
2005 2.26 Fayetteville, AR 12 MAR
2003 2.21 Chapel Hill, NC 22 FEB
Honours - High Jump
Rank Mark Wind Place Date
14th IAAF World Championships 13q2 2.22 Moskva (Luzhniki) 13 AUG 2013
The XXX Olympic Games 9 2.25 London (OP) 07 AUG 2012
IAAF World Indoor Championships 2012 6 2.31 Istanbul (Ataköy Arena) 11 MAR 2012
13th IAAF World Championships in Athletics 1 2.35 Daegu 01 SEP 2011
13th IAAF World Indoor Championships 5 2.28 Doha 14 MAR 2010
IAAF/VTB Bank World Athletics Final 3 2.29 Thessaloniki 12 SEP 2009
6th IAAF/VTB Bank World Athletics Final 3 2.29 Stuttgart 13 SEP 2008
The XXIX Olympic Games 8q2 2.25 Beijing (National Stadium) 17 AUG 2008
12th IAAF World Indoor Championships 6 2.27 Valencia, ESP 08 MAR 2008
5th IAAF World Athletics Final 8 2.24 Stuttgart 23 SEP 2007
11th IAAF World Championships in Athletics 15q1 2.23 Osaka (Nagai Stadium) 27 AUG 2007
4th IAAF World Athletics Final 8 2.20 Stuttgart 10 SEP 2006
10th IAAF World Championships in Athletics 9q1 2.24 Helsinki 12 AUG 2005
IAAF/Coca Cola World Junior Championships 4 2.21 Kingston, JAM 18 JUL 2002