Serge Hélan

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Serge Hélan (born 24 February 1964 in Pointe-à-Pitre, Guadeloupe) is a retired French triple jumper, best known for his bronze medal at the 1995 World Indoor Championships. His personal best was 17.55 metres, achieved at the 1994 European Championships in Helsinki. This was a French record as well. He also competed in the long jump from time to time, his personal best was 8.12 metres.


Year Competition Venue Position Event Notes
Representing  France
1985 World Indoor Games Paris, France 6th Long jump 7.71 m
1986 European Championships Stuttgart, West Germany 9th Triple jump 16.64 m
1987 European Indoor Championships Liévin, France 1st Triple jump 17.15 m
World Indoor Championships Indianapolis, United States 16th (q) Triple jump 15.69 m
World Championships Rome, Italy 18th (q) Triple jump 16.14 m
1988 European Indoor Championships Budapest, Hungary 13th Triple jump 15.88 m
1989 European Indoor Championships The Hague, Netherlands 4th Triple jump 16.83 m
World Indoor Championships Budapest, Hungary 6th Triple jump 16.62 m
1990 European Championships Split, Yugoslavia Triple jump NM
1991 World Championships Tokyo, Japan 21st (q) Triple jump 16.51 m
1992 European Indoor Championships Genoa, Italy 2nd Triple jump 17.18 m
Olympic Games Barcelona, Spain 31st (q) Long jump 7.60 m
20th (q) Triple jump 16.47 m
1993 World Indoor Championships Toronto, Canada 15th (q) Triple jump 16.25 m
Mediterranean Games Narbonne, France 3rd Long jump 7.89 m (w)
World Championships Stuttgart, Germany 9th Triple jump 17.09 m
1994 European Indoor Championships Paris, France 4th Triple jump 17.23 m
European Championships Helsinki, Finland 2nd Triple jump 17.55 m
1995 World Indoor Championships Barcelona, Spain 3rd Triple jump 17.06 m
1997 World Championships Paris, France 16th (q) Triple jump 16.58 m
World Championships Athens, Greece 10th Triple jump 16.97 m
1998 European Indoor Championships Valencia, Spain 3rd Triple jump 17.02 m

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