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John Craft

Full name: John Melvin Craft
Gender: Male
Height: 6'0" (183 cm)
Weight: 154 lbs (70 kg)
Born: March 24, 1947 in Laurel, Mississippi, United States
Affiliations: Chicago Track Club, Chicago (USA)
Country: USA United States
Sport: Athletics

Biography

John Craft was a five-time champion in the AAU triple jump, winning in 1969 and 1971-74. He also won the AAU indoor triple jump in 1972-73. Craft won a bronze medal in the triple at the 1971 Pan American Games.

Personal Bests: LJ – 7.51 (24-7¾) (1969); TJ – 16.98 (55-8½) (1973).

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1972 Summer 25 München Athletics Men's Triple Jump United States USA 5

Men's Triple Jump

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank D BMD SBMD
1972 Summer 25 München Athletics United States Final Round 5 16.83
1972 Summer 25 München Athletics United States Final Round Round One 3T 16.77
1972 Summer 25 München Athletics United States Final Round Round Two 6 16.75 16.77
1972 Summer 25 München Athletics United States Final Round Round Three 5 16.83 16.83
1972 Summer 25 München Athletics United States Final Round Round Four 5T 16.26 16.83 16.77
1972 Summer 25 München Athletics United States Final Round Round Five 5T pass 16.83 16.77
1972 Summer 25 München Athletics United States Final Round Round Six NP pass
1972 Summer 25 München Athletics United States Qualifying Round 10 QU 16.32
1972 Summer 25 München Athletics United States Qualifying Round Group B 4 16.32
1972 Summer 25 München Athletics United States Qualifying Round Group B Round One 7 15.78
1972 Summer 25 München Athletics United States Qualifying Round Group B Round Two 5 16.09 16.09
1972 Summer 25 München Athletics United States Qualifying Round Group B Round Three NP 16.32