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

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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.

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

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