Lyukman Adams

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Lyukman Adams
Personal information
Born (1988-09-24) September 24, 1988 (age 26)
Saint Petersburg
Height 1.94 m (6 ft 4 12 in)
Weight 87 kg (192 lb)
Country  Russia
Sport Athletics
Event(s) Triple jump
Achievements and titles
Personal best(s) 17.53 m (2012)

Lyukman Rasakovich Adams (Russian: Люкман Расакович Адамс; born 24 September 1988) is a Russian triple jumper. Adams is of Nigerian and Russian descent [1]

His brother Layonel Adams is a professional footballer.


Representing  Russia
Year Competition Venue Position Event Notes
2005 European Youth Olympic Festival Lignano Sabbiadoro, Italy 1st Triple jump
2007 European Junior Championships Hengelo, Netherlands 1st Triple jump 16.50 m
2010 European Championships Barcelona, Spain 6th Triple jump 16.78 m
2012 World Indoor Championships Istanbul, Turkey 3rd Triple jump 17.36 m
Olympic Games London, United Kingdom 9th Triple jump 16.78 m
2014 World Indoor Championships Sopot, Poland 1st Triple jump 17.37 m
European Championships Zürich, Switzerland 2nd Triple jump 17.09 m


  1. ^ Timur Ganeev (April 17, 2012). "Russia’s Olympic team becomes more diverse". Retrieved August 16, 2012. 

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