Troy Kemp

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Troy Kemp
Medal record
Men’s athletics
Competitor for  Bahamas
World Championships
Gold 1995 Gothenburg High jump
Pan American Games
Silver 1987 Indianapolis High jump
Silver 1991 Havanna High jump
CAC Junior Championships (U20)
Gold 1984 San Juan High jump
CAC Junior Championships (U17)
Silver 1982 Bridgetown High jump
Bronze 1982 Bridgetown Pole vault
CARIFTA Games
Junior (U20)
Gold 1985 Bridgetown High jump
Silver 1984 Nassau High jump
CARIFTA Games
Youth (U17)
Gold 1982 Kingston High jump
Silver 1983 Fort-de-France High jump
Silver 1983 Fort-de-France Javelin Throw
Bronze 1981 Nassau High jump

Troy Kemp (born June 18, 1966) is a former high jumper from Bahamas who won the gold medal at the 1995 World Championships in Athletics. Having jumped 2.38m in Nice 1995, Kemp is a co-holder of the Commonwealth record.

Achievements[edit]

Year Competition Venue Position Event Notes
Representing the  Bahamas
1981 CARIFTA Games (U-17) Nassau, Bahamas 3rd High jump 1.88 m
1982 CARIFTA Games (U-17) Kingston, Jamaica 1st High jump 1.88 m
Central American and Caribbean Junior Championships (U-17) Bridgetown, Barbados 2nd High jump 1.82 m
3rd Pole vault 2.64 m
1983 CARIFTA Games (U-17) Fort-de-France, Martinique 2nd High jump 1.86 m
2nd Javelin throw 44.64 m
1984 CARIFTA Games (U-20) Nassau, Bahamas 2nd High jump 2.11 m
Central American and Caribbean Junior Championships (U-20) San Juan, Puerto Rico 1st High jump 2.12 m
1985 CARIFTA Games (U-20) Bridgetown, Barbados 1st High jump 2.13 m
1987 Pan American Games Indianapolis, United States 2nd High jump 2.28 m
1988 Olympic Games Seoul, South Korea 20th (q) High jump 2.19 m
1989 World Indoor Championships Budapest, Hungary 13th High jump 2.25 m
Central American and Caribbean Championships San Juan, Puerto Rico 2nd High jump 2.26 m
1991 Pan American Games Havana, Cuba 2nd High jump 2.32 m
World Championships Tokyo, Japan 5th High jump 2.34 m
1992 Olympic Games Barcelona, Spain 7th High jump 2.31 m
1993 World Championships Stuttgart, Germany 5th High jump 2.34 m
1995 World Championships Gothenburg, Sweden 1st High jump 2.37 m
1996 Olympic Games Atlanta, United States 13th High jump 2.25 m

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