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Men's Athletics
Bronze 1992 Triple Jump

Frank Rutherford (born November 23, 1964) is a former triple jumper from Bahamas. He competed in three Olympic Games, and won a bronze medal in 1992. Subject: The Olympic Rings. ... Jump to: navigation, search Athletics, also known as track and field or track and field athletics, is a collection of sport events. ... The Games of the XXV Olympiad were held in 1992 in Barcelona, Catalonia, Spain. ... Jump to: navigation, search November 23 is the 327th day of the year (328th in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar, with 38 days remaining. ... Jump to: navigation, search 1964 was a leap year starting on Wednesday (link will take you to calendar). ... The triple jump is an athletics (track and field) event, previously also known as hop, step and jump, whose various names describe the actions a competitor takes. ... Jump to: navigation, search Athletics Medal Winners at the 1992 Barcelona Olympics: Categories: 1992 Summer Olympics | Athletics at the Olympics ...


His personal best was 17.41 metres, a Bahamian record that has later been beaten by Leevan Sands. Leevan Sands (born August 16, 1981) is a Bahamian athlete competing in the triple jump. ...


Major achievements

Year Tournament Venue Result Extra
1987 World Indoor Championships Indianapolis, United States 3rd Both these events were
Pan American Games Indianapolis, United States 3rd actually held in Indianapolis.
1992 Olympic Games Barcelona, Spain 3rd

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External links

  • Bahamas Track

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The Freeport News - Finding the Bahamian elite (962 words)
Rutherford, the first Bahamian to win a major medal at the Olympics, was in town recently to see which kids would have the opportunity to become a part of that Programme.
Rutherford's Elite, Developmental Programme, which is set up in Houston, Texas, scouts out Bahamian kids (from all of the islands) who have the potential to make it to either the NBA or NFL, and put them in the programme where they would begin a series of vigorous training and academic studies.
Rutherford was in town and got a chance to look at a number of Grand Bahamian youngsters who have the size and the potential to play college football.
The Nassau Guardian - www.thenassauguardian.com.com (584 words)
Frank Rutherford has his eyes on a new prospect in the country, and he is none other than 6'9" Winslo Barry from Harbour Island.
Rutherford is trying to get him in the system as soon as possible.
Rutherford's programme is centred around offering young physically gifted Bahamians an opportunity to learn a systematic approach to basketball or football while at the same time obtaining a good education.
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