Athletics at the 1904 Summer Olympics – Men's long jump
|Men's long jump
at the Games of the III Olympiad
Myer Prinstein during the jump on the way to finish in first place.
|Competitors||9 from 3 nations|
|Athletics at the
1904 Summer Olympics
|110 m hurdles||men|
|200 m hurdles||men|
|400 m hurdles||men|
|2590 m steeplechase||men|
|4 mile team race||men|
|Standing long jump||men|
|Standing triple jump||men|
|Standing high jump||men|
|56 pound weight throw||men|
The men's long jump was a track and field athletics event held as part of the athletics at the 1904 Summer Olympics programme. It was the third time the event was held. Nine athletes from three nations participated. The competition was held on Thursday, September 1, 1904.
Myer Prinstein, who had taken second place in 1900 after leading in the first round of jumping but declining to compete in the second due to it being held on a Sunday, won the contest and set a new Olympic record for distance.
These were the standing world and Olympic records (in metres) prior to the 1904 Summer Olympics.
|World Record||7.61||Peter O'Connor||Dublin (GBR)||August 5, 1901|
|Olympic Record||7.185||Alvin Kraenzlein||Paris (FRA)||July 15, 1900|
Myer Prinstein set a new Olympic record with 7.34 metres.
|1||Myer Prinstein (USA)||7.34 OR|
|2||Daniel Frank (USA)||6.89|
|3||Robert Stangland (USA)||6.88|
|4||Fred Englehardt (USA)||6.63|
|5||George Van Cleaf (USA)|
|6||John Hagerman (USA)|
|7-9||Corrie Gardner (AUS)|
|Béla Mező (HUN)|
|John Oxley (USA)|
- "Athletics at the 1904 St. Louis Summer Games: Men's Long Jump". sports-reference.com. Retrieved 10 December 2017.
- Wudarski, Pawel (1999). "Wyniki Igrzysk Olimpijskich" (in Polish). Retrieved 14 December 2006.