“Today I wanted over 8.50 (meters) but I didn’t think I could jump so far,” Echevarria said, according to diamondleague.com.
Echevarria almost out-jumped the pit. Incredible.
19 year old @juanmiguelechevarri just jumped 8️⃣.8️⃣3️⃣m (28’11.63”) +2.1 today at the Diamond league!! It is the furthest jump ever produced in any conditions since 1995!! pic.twitter.com/uZ8ojqY9oK