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Arnie Robinson

Full name: Clarence Earl "Arnie" Robinson, Jr.
Gender: Male
Height: 6-2 (188 cm)
Weight: 163 lbs (74 kg)
Born: April 7, 1948 in San Diego, California, United States
Affiliations: Maccabi Track Club, Los Angeles (USA)
Country: USA United States
Sport: Athletics

Medals: 1 Gold, 1 Bronze (2 Total)

Biography

After taking the 1970 NCAA long jump while attending San Diego State, Arni Robinson won many more major titles. Only DeHart Hubbard and Ralph Boston could match his record of six AAU titles, and Robinson won the Pan-Am title in 1971 as well as the first World Cup long jump championship in 1977 and won silver at the 1975 Pan American Games. In winning the Olympic gold medal in 1976, Robinson set a career best of 27-4¾ (8.35) and he was still in the top flight of long jumpers in 1980 when he placed sixth at the Final Olympic Trials.

Personal Bests: HJ – 6-10 (2.08) (1971); LJ – 27-4¾ (8.35) (1976); TJ – 51-0 (15.54) (1971).

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1972 Summer 24 München Athletics Men's Long Jump United States USA 3 Bronze
1976 Summer 28 Montréal Athletics Men's Long Jump United States USA 1 Gold

Men's Long Jump

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank D BMD
1972 Summer 24 München Athletics United States Final Round 3 8.03
1972 Summer 24 München Athletics United States Final Round Round One NP foul
1972 Summer 24 München Athletics United States Final Round Round Two 6 7.89 7.89
1972 Summer 24 München Athletics United States Final Round Round Three 5 7.95 7.95
1972 Summer 24 München Athletics United States Final Round Round Four 5 foul 7.95
1972 Summer 24 München Athletics United States Final Round Round Five 3 8.03 8.03
1972 Summer 24 München Athletics United States Final Round Round Six NP foul
1972 Summer 24 München Athletics United States Qualifying Round 4 QU 7.99
1972 Summer 24 München Athletics United States Qualifying Round Group B 2 7.99
1972 Summer 24 München Athletics United States Qualifying Round Group B Round One 1 7.99
1972 Summer 24 München Athletics United States Qualifying Round Group B Round Two 1 pass 7.99
1972 Summer 24 München Athletics United States Qualifying Round Group B Round Three NP pass
1976 Summer 28 Montréal Athletics United States Final Round 1 8.35
1976 Summer 28 Montréal Athletics United States Final Round Round One 1 8.35
1976 Summer 28 Montréal Athletics United States Final Round Round Two 1 8.26 8.35
1976 Summer 28 Montréal Athletics United States Final Round Round Three 1 foul 8.35
1976 Summer 28 Montréal Athletics United States Final Round Round Four 1 8.04 8.35
1976 Summer 28 Montréal Athletics United States Final Round Round Five 1 8.16 8.35
1976 Summer 28 Montréal Athletics United States Final Round Round Six NP 7.91
1976 Summer 28 Montréal Athletics United States Qualifying Round 2 QU 7.95
1976 Summer 28 Montréal Athletics United States Qualifying Round Group A 2 7.95
1976 Summer 28 Montréal Athletics United States Qualifying Round Group A Round One NP foul
1976 Summer 28 Montréal Athletics United States Qualifying Round Group A Round Two 2 7.95 7.95
1976 Summer 28 Montréal Athletics United States Qualifying Round Group A Round Three NP pass
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