|Full name||JuVaughn Krishna Harrison|
|National team||United States|
|Born||April 30, 1999|
Huntsville, Alabama, United States
|Height||6 ft 4 in (193 cm)|
|Sport||Athletics/Track and field|
|Club||LSU Tigers track and field|
|Achievements and titles|
JuVaughn Harrison, formerly known as JuVaughn Blake (born April 30, 1999) is an American high jumper and long jumper.
In high school, Harrison recorded bests of 7 feet 2 inches in the high jump and 23 feet 0.5 inches in the long jump.
On March 12, 2021, in Fayetteville, Arkansas on the occasion of the 2021 NCAA Division I Indoor Track and Field Championships, Harrison set personal records in the high jump with 2.30 m and in the long jump with 8.45 m, thus becoming the first man in history capable of jumping at least 8.40 m in the long jump and 2.30 m in the high jump.
On June 27, 2021, Harrison won both the long jump and the high jump at the US National Team Olympic Trials in Eugene, Oregon. At the 2020 Summer Olympics, he became the first American man since Jim Thorpe in 1912 to compete in both the long jump and high jump at the Olympics.
After the 2020 Olympic Trials, Harrison signed with Puma to compete professionally. Harrison finished 5th in the long jump and 7th in the high jump at the 2020 Summer Olympics.
|2018||World Junior Championships||Tampere||3rd||High jump||2.23 m||PB|
|9th||Long jump||7.63 m|
|2021||Olympic Games||Tokyo||7th||High jump||2.33 m|
|5th||Long jump||8.15 m|
Harrison won six national championships.
Full name is JuVaughn Krishna Blake … Born on April 30, 1999 … Mother is Georgia Harrison …