Athletics at the 1930 Women's World Games – long jump

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Long jump
at the 1930 Women's World Games
VenueLetná Stadium
LocationPrague
Dates
  • September 7 (qualification)
  • September 8 (final)
Winning time5.90
Medalists
gold medal    Japan
silver medal    Great Britain
bronze medal    Germany
← 1926
1934 →

The long jump event at the 1930 Women's World Games was held in Prague at the Letná Stadium, with the final being held on 8 September 1930.

Entrants[change | change source]

In August 1930 entrants were published of the athletes of 5 nations: the Netherlands, Sweden, Switzerland, Italy and Great Britain. Listed below are the athletes from these nations who were entered for the long jump event.[1][2]

Nationality Name
 Great Britain Hilda Hatt
 Great Britain Knight
 Great Britain Mary Seary
 Italy Ondina Valla
 Italy Vittorina Vivenza
 Sweden Maj Jacobsson
 Sweden Ruth Svedberg
  Switzerland Devenoges

Results[change | change source]

Qualification[change | change source]

Final[change | change source]

The final took place in the morning of 8 September.

Between sources there are some differences in the distances. This might be typo errors, or possibly a mix-up with the qualification.[3][4]

Rank Name Nationality Distance Notes
1 Kinue Hitomi  Japan 5.90
2 Muriel Cornell  Great Britain 5.76
3 Selma Grieme  Germany 5.71
4 Maj Jacobsson  Sweden 5.65
5 Felicitas Schlarp  Germany 5.52
6 Sara Teitelbaum  Estonia 5.38

References[change | change source]

  1. "Nederlandsche Atleten naar Praag en Brussel". Arnhemsche courant (in Dutch). 27 August 1930. Retrieved 27 June 2022 – via Delpher.
  2. "Derde werdeldspelen". De avondpost (in Dutch). 15 August 1930. Retrieved 27 June 2022 – via Delpher.
  3. "De derde wereldspelen voor vrouwen". Het Vaderland (in Dutch). 9 September 1930. Retrieved 27 June 2022 – via Delpher.
  4. "Mej. Rombout in de finale speerwerpen te Praag". De courant Het nieuws van den dag (in Dutch). 9 September 1930. Retrieved 27 June 2022 – via Delpher.