1968 - Mexico Olympics - Bob Beamon's long jump world record. This was a leap so awe-inspiring that the measuring device became useless. The tape was called on for assistance.
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Bob Beamon's giant leap. Animation: Jonny Weeks for the Guardian. Click here to see our full gallery
Bob Beamon's World Record Long Jump - 1968 Olympics
Bob Beamon. 1968 Mexico City Olympics
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Bob Beamon - destroying the long jump world record, albeit at high altitude, Mexico City Olympics, 1968.
The moment when Bob Beamon destroyed the Olympic long jump record with the perfect leap in the 1968 Mexico Olympic Games
Bob Beamon destroyed the Olympic long jump record with the perfect leap - Summer Olympics in Mexico City in 1968