Glasgow, 20 February 2016.

Omar Craddock sealed his 2nd victory in 6 days in the IAAF World Indoor Series with a new stadium record of 16.93m in the Emirates Arena, Glasgow. Craddock lead throughout with a consistent series of six jumps all well in excess of 16 metres: 16.60m, 16.80m, 16.48m, 16.93m, 16.74m, 16.83m. Chris Carter took 2nd place with his final jump of 16.64m as he edged out Karol Hoffman (16.59m) as they both set season best performances. In 5th place Nathan Douglas opened his 2016 campaign with 16.23m to move to the top of the UK Rankings this winter.

Senior Men:
1. Omar Craddock (USA) 16.93m
2. Chris Carter (USA) 16.64m
3. Karol Hoffman (Poland) 16.59m
4. Fabian Florent (France) 16.32m; 5. Nathan Douglas (GB) 16.23m; 6. Jonathan Drack (Mauritius) 16.15m.

Written by iTripleJump

A Triple Jumper for over 35 years - from an over-hopping junior to a county-level senior - I still enjoy jumping in national and international Masters competitions in the event that has gripped me since my first hop, step and jump onto a springless PE mat. Waiting for that perfect jump. That one perfect jump ...

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