Practice the Fosbury Flop. Horine increased the world standard to 2. In the table below, dashes indicate that a height was not attempted, crosses indicate failed attempts, and circles indicate a cleared height.

Complete the jump. His technique was predominant through the Berlin Olympics of , in which the event was won by Cornelius Johnson at 2. Omar Wright.

Tatyana Shevchik 2. The elegant Soviet jumper radically sped up his approach run, took the record up to 2.