TRIPLE JUMP

METHOD OF MARKING

Method of marking a runway are same as given in javelin.
Except for the placement of the take-off board, the same facilities are used for Triple Jump as for Long Jump. For international competition, it is recommended that the take-off board shall be not less than 13m for men and 11m for women from the nearer end of the landing area. For other competitions, this distance shall be appropriate for the level of competition.

1. THE MINIMUM LENGTH OF THE RUN WAY 40m
2. THE WIDTH OF THE RUN WAY 1.22mm±0.01m
3. THE MINIMUM WIDTH OF THE LANDING AREA 2.75m
4. THE MAXIMUM WIDTH OF THE LANDING AREA 3.00m
5. The distance between the take off line and the far end of the landing area shall be at least 21m.

Take off board
For International competition it is recommended that the take off line shall be not less than 13m for men and 11m for women from the nearer end of the landing area.