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Nadia Eke Breaks Her Own Triple Jump Record To Secure Qualification For World Championships And Olympic Games

Ghanaian triple jumper, Nadia Eke, has qualified for the 2019 IAAF World Championships in Qatar and the 2020 Tokyo Olympic Games with a new national record in Triple Jump.

She becomes the third Ghanaian athlete to qualify for the World Championships after Josephine Anokye and Joseph Amoah.

See Also: Ghanaian Sprinter, Joseph Amoah Sets Another Record In Two Months & Breaks The National 200m Record 

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The 26-year-old triple jump champ broke the triple jump national record with a personal best of 14.33m (+0.8) on her first jump at the 2019 Racers/Adidas Grand Prix in Jamaica.

See Also: Raphael Botsyo Nkegbe Becomes First Ghanaian Para-Athlete To Qualify For The Tokyo 2020 Paralympic Games

The old national record which was 13.93m was also set by Nadia in 2017.

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