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triple jump in Other sports topic

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishtriple jumpˈtriple jump noun [singular]  DSOan athletics event in which you jump with one foot, then with your other foot, and finally with both feettriple jumper noun [countable] Triple jumper Edwards set a new world record.
Examples from the Corpus
triple jumpFurther success for Liverpool was registered by Andrew Parkinson in the boys under-15 triple jump with 12.06 metres.Ewry also took the standing long jump at 11-4 and the standing triple jump with a whopping 37-7.The triple jump is certainly an arcane discipline.