High jump

(Sport: Field Events - High Jump)

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In this event, competitors attempt to jump over a crossbar that is supported between two vertical poles set 13ft apart, known as uprights. When a competitor successfully clears a height without knocking the crossbar from its supports, the height is increased for the next jump.



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