BBC Sport - Katarina Johnson-Thompson sets national long jump record
Johnson-Thompson sets national record
- From the section Athletics
Heptathlete Katarina Johnson-Thompson wins the long jump at the Birmingham Indoor Grand Prix and sets a new British indoor record of 6.93 metres.
The 22-year-old beat Canada's Christabel Nettey into second place in her second competition since coming back from injury.
Johnson-Thompson continues her impressive start to the season, having set a new British high jump record at the Indoor British Championships in Sheffield last week after clearing 1.97 metres.