World Long Jump Record (1991)

World Long Jump Record (1991) (8.95 m)



Neat Ratios ...

World Long Jump Record (1991) (8.95 m)

  • is 1/100 of Length of Tiananmen square in Beijing (880 m)...more
  • is 1/2 of Men's Olympic Triple Jump record (18.09 m)...more
  • is 1/2 of Length of a London Underground carriage (18 m)...more
  • is about as big as Men's Olympic Long Jump record (8.9 m)...more
  • is 2 x Length overall of a `Finn` racing dinghy (4.5 m)...more
  • is 2 x Length of a Jaguar E-type coupe (4.43 m)...more
  • is 2.5 x Length of a standard full size snooker table (3.57 m)...more
  • is 5 x Width of a ice-hockey goal (1.8 m)...more

If this was a standard unit ...

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