Greg Rutherford

Athlete Profile

  • COUNTRY
    Great Britain & N.I. Great Britain & N.I.
  • DATE OF BIRTH
    17 NOV 1986
Greg Rutherford wins the long jump at the IAAF World Championships, Beijing 2015 (Getty Images)

Personal Best - Outdoor

Performance Wind Place Date
100 Metres 10.38 +0.6 Mannheim 18 JUN 2005
100 Metres 10.38 +0.3 Bedford, GBR 02 JUL 2005
Long Jump 8.51 +1.7 Chula Vista, CA 24 APR 2014

Personal Best - Indoor

Performance Wind Place Date
60 Metres 6.68 Birmingham (NIA), GBR 21 FEB 2009
Long Jump 8.26 Albuquerque (ABQ Convention Center), NM 05 FEB 2016

Progression - Outdoor

100 Metres

Performance Wind Place Date
2014 10.44 +0.4 Hengelo (Blankers-Koen Stadion) 08 JUN
2005 10.38 +0.3 Bedford, GBR 02 JUL
2005 10.38 +0.6 Mannheim 18 JUN
2004 10.69 London (HA) 14 AUG

Long Jump

Performance Wind Place Date
2016 8.31 -0.3 Roma (Stadio Olimpico) 02 JUN
2015 8.41 +0.3 Beijing (National Stadium) 25 AUG
2014 8.51 +1.7 Chula Vista, CA 24 APR
2013 8.22 +1.6 Eugene (Hayward Field), OR 31 MAY
2012 8.35 +2.0 Chula Vista, CA 03 MAY
2011 8.27 +0.3 Paris Saint-Denis (Stade de France) 08 JUL
2010 8.22 +0.4 New Delhi 09 OCT
2009 8.30 -0.5 Berlin (Olympiastadion) 20 AUG
2008 8.20 +2.0 Birmingham, GBR 12 JUL
2007 7.96 -0.2 Tallinn 22 JUL
2006 8.26 +2.0 Manchester (Sportcity) 15 JUL
2005 8.14 0.0 Kaunas 22 JUL

Progression - Indoor

60 Metres

Performance Place Date
2009 6.68 Birmingham (NIA), GBR 21 FEB
2005 6.80 Birmingham (NIA), GBR 19 FEB

Long Jump

Performance Wind Place Date
2016 8.26 Albuquerque (ABQ Convention Center), NM 05 FEB
2015 8.17 Birmingham (BarclayCard), GBR 21 FEB
2014 8.00 Birmingham (NIA), GBR 15 FEB
2010 7.94 Sheffield 13 FEB
2009 8.00 Torino (Oval Lingotto) 08 MAR
2006 7.82 Bergen (Høiehallen) 04 FEB
2005 7.64 Sheffield 13 FEB

Honours - Long Jump

Rank Mark Wind Place Date
The XXXI Olympic Games 3 8.29 +0.3 Rio de Janeiro (Estádio Olímpico) 13 AUG 2016
15th IAAF World Championships 1 8.41 +0.3 Beijing (National Stadium) 25 AUG 2015
14th IAAF World Championships 8q1 7.87 -1.0 Moskva (Luzhniki) 14 AUG 2013
The XXX Olympic Games 1 8.31 -0.4 London (Olympic Stadium) 04 AUG 2012
13th IAAF World Championships in Athletics 7q2 8.00 +1.4 Daegu (DS) 01 SEP 2011
13th IAAF World Indoor Championships 5q1 7.80 Doha (Aspire Dome) 12 MAR 2010
12th IAAF World Championships in Athletics 5 8.17 +0.7 Berlin (Olympiastadion) 22 AUG 2009
The XXIX Olympic Games 10 7.84 -0.4 Beijing (National Stadium) 18 AUG 2008
11th IAAF World Championships in Athletics 10q2 7.77 +1.1 Osaka (Nagai Stadium) 29 AUG 2007