Nelson Evora

Athlete Profile

  • COUNTRY
    Portugal Portugal
  • DATE OF BIRTH
    20 APR 1984
Nelson Evora in the triple jump at the IAAF World Championships, Beijing 2015 (Getty Images)

Personal Best - Outdoor

Performance Wind Place Date
Long Jump 8.10 -0.9 Milano 23 JUN 2007
Triple Jump 17.74 +1.4 Osaka (Nagai Stadium) 27 AUG 2007

Personal Best - Indoor

Performance Wind Place Date
High Jump 1.88 Espinho 24 FEB 2002
Long Jump 8.08 Espinho 11 FEB 2006
Triple Jump 17.33 Karlsruhe 10 FEB 2008

Progression - Outdoor

Long Jump

Performance Wind Place Date
2009 7.94 -0.1 Leiria 20 JUN
2009 7.94 -0.5 Seixal 30 MAY
2008 7.99 -0.5 Faro 07 JUN
2007 8.10 -0.9 Milano 23 JUN
2006 8.05 0.0 Thessaloníki 17 JUN
2005 7.43 +2.0 Lisboa 10 JUN
2003 7.83 +0.7 Tampere 25 JUL
2002 7.66 +1.5 Vila Réal de Santo António 02 JUN
2001 7.55 +1.5 Lisboa 16 JUN

Triple Jump

Performance Wind Place Date
2017 17.19 -0.1 London (Olympic Stadium) 10 AUG
2016 17.03 +0.1 Rio de Janeiro (Estádio Olímpico) 16 AUG
2015 17.52 +0.3 Beijing (National Stadium) 27 AUG
2014 16.97 0.0 Paris Saint-Denis (Stade de France) 05 JUL
2013 16.68 +1.9 Lisboa 09 JUN
2011 17.35 0.0 Daegu (DS) 04 SEP
2010 16.36 -0.6 Leiria 17 JUN
2009 17.66 +0.7 Belém (Mangueirão) 24 MAY
2008 17.67 +1.1 Beijing (National Stadium) 21 AUG
2007 17.74 +1.4 Osaka (Nagai Stadium) 27 AUG
2006 17.23 +0.4 Göteborg (Ullevi Stadium) 10 AUG
2005 16.89 +1.9 Erfurt 17 JUL
2004 16.02 +0.2 Lisboa 15 MAY
2003 16.43 +0.4 Tampere 27 JUL
2002 15.87 -0.2 Kingston (NS), JAM 20 JUL
2001 16.15 -0.2 Braga 10 JUN

Progression - Indoor

High Jump

Performance Place Date
2002 1.88 Espinho 24 FEB

Long Jump

Performance Wind Place Date
2015 7.81 Pombal 14 FEB
2011 7.67 Pombal 12 FEB
2008 8.02 Espinho 02 FEB
2007 7.54 Pombal 10 FEB
2006 8.08 Espinho 11 FEB
2005 7.00 Espinho 05 FEB
2004 7.54 Espinho 31 JAN
2003 7.53 Espinho 23 FEB
2002 7.50 Espinho 10 FEB

Triple Jump

Performance Wind Place Date
2017 17.20 Beograd (Kombank Arena) 05 MAR
2016 16.89 Portland (Oregon Convention Center), OR 19 MAR
2015 17.21 Praha (O2 Arena) 07 MAR
2011 16.69 Pombal 13 FEB
2008 17.33 Karlsruhe 10 FEB
2007 17.17 Stuttgart (Schleyer Halle) 03 FEB
2006 17.19 Moskva 25 JAN
2004 16.85 Moskva 15 FEB
2003 16.34 Espinho 22 FEB
2001 15.43 Espinho 11 FEB

Honours - Long Jump

Rank Mark Wind Place Date
11th IAAF World Championships in Athletics q2 DNS Osaka (Nagai Stadium) 29 AUG 2007
IAAF/Coca Cola World Junior Championships 8q1 7.28 +0.7 Kingston (NS), JAM 17 JUL 2002

Honours - Triple Jump

Rank Mark Wind Place Date
IAAF World Championships London 2017 3 17.19 -0.1 London (Olympic Stadium) 10 AUG 2017
The XXXI Olympic Games 6 17.03 +0.1 Rio de Janeiro (Estádio Olímpico) 16 AUG 2016
IAAF World Indoor Championships 4 16.89 Portland (Oregon Convention Center), OR 19 MAR 2016
15th IAAF World Championships 3 17.52 +0.3 Beijing (National Stadium) 27 AUG 2015
13th IAAF World Championships in Athletics 5 17.35 0.0 Daegu (DS) 04 SEP 2011
12th IAAF World Championships in Athletics 2 17.55 +0.1 Berlin (Olympiastadion) 18 AUG 2009
6th IAAF/VTB Bank World Athletics Final 1 17.24 +0.3 Stuttgart (Gottlieb-Daimler Stadion) 13 SEP 2008
The XXIX Olympic Games 1 17.67 +1.1 Beijing (National Stadium) 21 AUG 2008
12th IAAF World Indoor Championships 3 17.27 Valencia (Velódromo Luis Puig), ESP 09 MAR 2008
5th IAAF World Athletics Final 3 17.30 +0.2 Stuttgart (Gottlieb-Daimler Stadion) 22 SEP 2007
11th IAAF World Championships in Athletics 1 17.74 +1.4 Osaka (Nagai Stadium) 27 AUG 2007
11th IAAF World Indoor Championships 6 17.14 Moskva (Olimpiyskiy Stadion) 12 MAR 2006
10th IAAF World Championships in Athletics 9q1 16.60 +1.8 Helsinki (Olympic Stadium) 10 AUG 2005
28th Olympic Games 23q2 15.72 -0.4 Athína (Olympic Stadium) 20 AUG 2004
10th IAAF World Indoor Championships 10q1 16.30 Budapest (Sportaréna) 05 MAR 2004
IAAF/Coca Cola World Junior Championships 6 15.87 -0.2 Kingston (NS), JAM 20 JUL 2002
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