Lyukman Adams

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Lyukman Adams
Personal information
Born (1988-09-24) September 24, 1988 (age 28)
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 15.35 m
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
2015 World Championships Beijing, China 5th Triple jump 17.28 m


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

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