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Jumping for joy: A closer look at Olympic jumping events

Olympic competitors will be taking flight in the athletic jumping events in Rio, comprising of the height-oriented pole vault and high jump, as well as the distance-oriented long jump and triple jump. Learn what it takes to be the best in each of these events in a new infographic from Reuters.

Olympic jumping events

Explanatory graphic showing equipment and rules of the athletics jumping events at the Rio 2016 Olympics

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