Nelson ÉVORA

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Athlete personal details which are given in the second column

Born20 April 1984Age
GenderMale
Height181 cm Weight70 kg
Club / TeamSLB

Biography

In Beijing 2008 became Portugal’s first ever Olympic Champion (or medallist) in a field event. Still winning big medals a decade later.

17.82w -09, 17.40i -18. LJ pb: 8.10 -07. 1 European Youth LJ 2001; 6 WJC TJ 2002 (dnq LJ); 1 EJC LJ/TJ 2003; 4 ECH TJ 2006 (6 LJ); 1 WCH TJ 2007 (2005-dnq, 2009-2, 2013-5, 2015/2017-3), 3 WIC TJ 2008/2018 (2004-dnq, 2006-3, 2016-4); 1 OLY TJ 2008 (2004-dnq, 2016-6); 1 ETCh TJ 2009 (2 LJ); 6 ETCh TJ 2011; 1 WSG TJ 2013; 6 ECH TJ 2014 (2016-dnq); 1 EIC TJ 2015/2017 (2007-5). 1 Portuguese TJ 2002/2004/2006/2007/2009/2010/2011/2013/2014/2015/2016/2017 (1 LJ 2006/2007). 1 Portuguese junior indoor HJ 2000. Surgery on right right tibia in 2010 and again in 2012. Coach-Ivan Pedroso.

In 2018: 3 WIC TJ; 4 Doha Diamond TJ; 8 Baie-Mahault TJ; 7 Eugene Diamond TJ; 4 Madrid TJ; 2 Székesfehérvár TJ; 8 Monaco Diamond TJ .

DateDiscipline
Olympic Champion 2008Triple Jump
World Champion 2007Triple Jump
World Championships Silver Medallist 2009Triple Jump
World Championships Bronze Medallist 2015Triple Jump
World Indoor Bronze Medallist 2008Triple Jump
European Indoor Champion 2015Triple Jump
Athlete Major results, first column show the competition, the second the rank, then location and discipline
DisciplineRankResultDateLocationCategory
High Jump11.9820 Jun 1999Rio MaiorOutdoor
Long Jump18.1023 Jun 2007MilanoOutdoor
Triple Jump117.7427 Aug 2007OsakaOutdoor
High Jump11.9705 Feb 2000EspinhoIndoor
Long Jump18.0811 Feb 2006EspinhoIndoor
Triple Jump317.4003 Mar 2018BirminghamIndoor
Athlete Major results, first column show the competition, the second the rank, then location and discipline
DisciplineRankResultDateLocationCategory
Triple Jump317.40i03 Mar 2018BirminghamOutdoor
Triple Jump317.4003 Mar 2018BirminghamIndoor