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Athletes in Motion: Triple Jump

David Oluwadara on deciding when to come down

In this five-part series, top BU athletes talk about how they do what they do best. In part two, BU track and field athlete David Oluwadara talks about not going too high and staying in the air as long as you can.

Triple jump: David Oluwadara (ENG’17)

Years invested: 4

Commitment: 12 to 15 hours a week

Laurels: Patriot League Field Athlete of the Year 2015; Triple Jump Champion, Intercollegiate Association of Amateur Athletes of America, 2015

Goals: Break the indoor and outdoor triple jump records

Joe Chan

Joe Chan can be reached at joechan@bu.edu.

3 Comments on Athletes in Motion: Triple Jump

  • Logic Rules on 11.03.2015 at 1:28 pm

    Great video. Those triple jump records are 30 years old and need to be broken.

    • That Guy on 02.13.2016 at 11:48 pm

      He broke it today

  • Jay on 11.03.2015 at 9:28 pm

    Cool. I’m looking forward to your record jump!

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