Greg Rutherford Great Britain & N. Ireland

Key Facts

Country

Competed in

Date of birth

17 Nov 1986

Height

1.88m

Weight

87kg

Medals

London 2012
Gold Silver Bronze
1 0 0

Top Performances

Team GB gold medallists Mo Farah and Greg Rutherford Rutherford wants more Games glory

London 2012 long jump champion Greg Rutherford plans to compete in two more Olympics and wants at least one more gold medal.

16 Aug 12

Jessica Ennis British athletics' finest hour

Men's Long Jump

5 Aug 12

Jessica Ennis, Mo Farah and Greg Rutherford rewrote the record books in what was Great British athletics' finest hour, says chief sports writer Tom Fordyce

Greg Rutherford Rutherford takes long jump gold

Men's Long Jump

4 Aug 12

Greg Rutherford wins Britain's 13th gold medal of the London 2012 Olympics after winning the long jump.

Greg Rutherford GB Olympics gold: Who is Greg Rutherford?

Men's Long Jump

4 Aug 12

BBC Sport profiles Great Britain's first Olympic long jump gold medallist since 1964

More Greg Rutherford stories (2)

Results for Greg Rutherford

Date Event Rank Mark
4 Aug Men's Long Jump Final 1 gold 8.31 m
3 Aug Men's Long Jump Qualification, Group A 3 8.08 m

Head to Head

Greg Rutherford vs Chris Tomlinson

Greg Rutherford

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London 2012 medals

1

London 2012 appearances

2

London 2012 results (m)

8.31 Men's Long Jump

Height

1.88m (6'2")

Weight

87kg

Age

27

Chris Tomlinson

Chris Tomlinson Great Britain & N. Ireland flag

London 2012 medals

0

London 2012 appearances

2

London 2012 results (m)

8.07 Men's Long Jump

Height

1.97m (6'6")

Weight

84kg

Age

32

View the London 2012 medallist table