T&FT Rewind No. 21 – Jonathan Edwards

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T&FT Rewind No. 21 Jonathan Edwards 

Jonathan Edwards, the flying man…. with all of his major performances and jumps including the extraordinary 18.43m wind assisted Lille leap in 1995, his 18.29m world record later that year in Gothenburg and other medal winning events including his 2000 gold in Sydney. The human bouncing athletic bomb.

7TH AUGUST: On this day in 1995 Jonathan Edwards broke the World Triple Jump record.  Delight for Jonathan Edwards as he breaks the World Triple jump record in the World Championships in Gothenburg tonight (Monday).

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