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Athletics at the 1904 St. Louis Summer Games:

Men's Standing Long Jump

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Host City: St. Louis, United States
Venue(s): Francis Field, Washington University, St. Louis
Date Started: August 29, 1904
Date Finished: August 29, 1904
Format: Final only.

Gold: USA Ray Ewry
Silver: USA Con King
Bronze: USA John Biller

Summary

Ray Ewry defended his title in this event without being pressed. He would win this again in 1906 and 1908, as he would with the standing high jump, making him the first Olympian in track & field to win the same event at four consecutive Olympics. He has been followed only by Al Oerter (discus throw - 1956-68) and Carl Lewis (long jump (1984-96).

Final Standings

Rank Athlete Age Team NOC Medal D(M) D(I)
1 Ray Ewry 30 United States USA Gold 3.47 11-4 7/8
2 Con King 23 United States USA Silver 3.27 10-9
3 John Biller 26 United States USA Bronze 3.25 10-8¼
4 Henry Field 25 United States USA 3.18 10-5½