Nazim Babayev

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Nazim Babayev
Ilham Aliyev attended a ceremony dedicated to sport results of 2015 (Nazim Babayev).jpg
Personal information
NationalityAzerbaijani
Born (1997-10-08) 8 October 1997 (age 21)
EducationPhysical Culture and Sports Academy in Baku
Height1.87 m (6 ft 2 in)[1]
Weight74 kg (163 lb)
Sport
CountryAzerbaijan
SportTrack and field
Event(s)Triple jump

Nazim Babayev (born 8 October 1997) is an Azerbaijani track and field athlete who specializes in the triple jump and long jump.

Biography[edit]

In 2015, he won the triple jump competition at 2015 European Games in Baku.[2] A month later, Babayev set a championship record, national junior record and world junior lead when he leapeed 17.04m in the triple jump at 2015 European Athletics Junior Championships.[3][4] He qualified for the 2016 Olympic Games in Rio for the Men's triple jump.

Competition record[edit]

Year Competition Venue Position Event Notes
Representing  Azerbaijan
2013 European Youth Olympic Festival Utrecht, Netherlands 1st Triple jump 15.53 m
2014 Youth Olympic Games Nanjing, China 3rd Triple Jump 15.96 m
2015 European Indoor Championships Prague, Czech Republic 17th (q) Triple jump 15.92 m
European Junior Championships Eskilstuna, Sweden 1st Triple jump 17.04 m
2016 World Indoor Championships Portland, United States 8th Triple jump 16.43 m
European Championships Amsterdam, Netherlands 23rd (q) Triple jump 16.06 m (w)
World U20 Championships Bydgoszcz, Poland 15th (q) Triple jump 15.74 m
Olympic Games Rio de Janeiro, Brazil 25th (q) Triple jump 16.38 m
2017 Islamic Solidarity Games Baku, Azerbaijan 9th Long jump 7.30 m
1st Triple jump 17.15 m
European U23 Championships Bydgoszcz, Poland 1st Triple jump 17.18 m
World Championships London, United Kingdom 14th (q) Triple jump 16.61 m
Universiade Taipei, Taiwan 1st Triple jump 17.01 m
2018 European Championships Berlin, Germany 4th Triple jump 16.76 m
2019 European Indoor Championships Glasgow, United Kingdom 1st Triple jump 17.29 m
Universiade Naples, Italy 1st Triple jump 16.89 m
European U23 Championships Gävle, Sweden 2nd Triple jump 17.03 m (w)

References[edit]

  1. ^ 2017 Universiade bio
  2. ^ "Nazim Babayev wins the Men's Triple Jump". baku2015.com. Retrieved 20 July 2015.
  3. ^ Paul, Harford. "Six more golds for GB at the European Junior Championships". www.athleticsweekly.com. Retrieved 20 July 2015.
  4. ^ "Nazim Babayev wins gold at European Athletics Junior Championship". azertag.az. Retrieved 20 July 2015.

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