Muhammad Halim

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Muhammad Halim
Personal information
Full name Muhammad Taqi Abdul Halim
Born (1986-10-26) October 26, 1986 (age 28)
Christiansted, Saint Croix, U.S. Virgin Islands
Height 1.91 m (6 ft 3 in)
Weight 82 kg (181 lb)
Sport
Country  United States Virgin Islands
Sport Athletics
Event(s) Triple jump
Achievements and titles
Personal best(s) 16.87i metres (2011)
Updated on 18 August 2012.

Muhammad Taqi Abdul Halim (born in Christiansted, Saint Croix, U.S. Virgin Islands) is a Virgin Islander athlete.[1][2][3] At the 2010 Central American and Caribbean Games, he won a silver medal in the men's long jump event. He also broke the territory's men's triple jump record at the 2011 MSU Legacy with 16.61 metres, also his personal best. Halim competed in the Men's triple jump event at the 2012 Summer Olympics but was eliminated in the first round.

Personal bests[edit]

Event Result Venue Date
Outdoor
Long jump 7.82 m (wind: +0.2 m/s) United States Ithaca, New York 1 May 2010
Triple jump 16.61 m (wind: NWI) United States Baltimore, Maryland 23 Apr 2011
Indoor
Long jump 7.85 m United States Ithaca, New York 3 Dec 2011
Triple jump 16.87 m United States Ithaca, New York 3 Dec 2011

Achievements[edit]

Year Competition Venue Position Event Notes
Representing the  United States Virgin Islands
2010 Central American and Caribbean Games Mayagüez, Puerto Rico 2nd Long jump 7.79 m (wind: +0.6 m/s)
5th Triple jump 16.36 (wind: +0.8 m/s)
2011 Central American and Caribbean Championships Mayagüez, Puerto Rico 4th Triple jump 15.95 m (wind: -1.2 m/s)
Pan American Games Guadalajara, México 9th Triple jump 15.94 m A (wind: -0.5 m/s)
2012 Olympic Games London, United Kingdom 18th (q) Triple jump 16.39 m (wind: -0.6 m/s)
2014 Central American and Caribbean Games Xalapa, México 2nd Long jump 7.75 m A (wind: -0.6 m/s)
8th Triple jump 15.45 m A (wind: -1.2 m/s)

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