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Ineh Emmeanuel Oritsemeyiwa of Nigeria (Silver), Jordan Alejandro Diaz Fortun of Cuba (Gold) and Praveen Chithravel of India (Bronze) after the Athletics - Men’s Triple Jump on Day 10 of the Buenos Aires 2018 Youth Olympic Games at the Athletics Field, Youth Olympic Park on October 16, 2018 in Buenos Aires, Argentina.
In the Olympics, 70 metres is considered the “standard” range.
Throughout Europe, local fairs and festivals often included running, jumping and throwing events.
In Ireland and Scotland, these developed into organised sets of Tailteann and Highland Games, respectively.
Such events included longer foot races, a race in armour, and a pentathlon event that consisted of the “stadium” race, long jump, discus throw, javelin throw and wrestling.
Similar events were held in ancient Greece at the Isthmian, Nemean and Pythian Games.
Its presence on the Games programme has allowed its popularity to increase across the world.