BBC Sport - Rio 2016: Bob Beamon's 'enormous' Olympic long jump in 1968

Beamon's 'enormous' long jump in 1968

BBC Sport continues the countdown to the 2016 Rio Olympic Games with Bob Beamon's "enormous" gold medal-winning leap of 8.90m at the 1968 Games in Mexico City. His world record stood for almost 23 years.

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