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He repeated his number one ranking in the 100 m and long jump, and ranked number six in the 200 m.
Additionally, he was named Athlete of the Year by Track and Field News.
Before Lewis, Template: T&Fcalc2 had been exceeded on two occasions by two people: Beamon and 1980 Olympic champion Lutz Dombrowski.
During 1982, Lewis cleared Template: T&Fcalc2 five times outdoors, twice more indoors, going as far as 8.7 m (28 ft 6 This article uses material from the Wikipedia article Carl Lewis, that was deleted or is being discussed for deletion, which is released under the Creative Commons Attribution-Share Alike 3.0 Unported License.
Lewis owns a marketing and branding company named C. Frederick Carlton Lewis was born in Birmingham, Alabama, on July 1, 1961, the son of William and Evelyn Lewis. His mother (née Lawler) was a hurdler on the 1951 Pan-Am team.
At age 13, Lewis began competing in the long jump, and he emerged as a promising athlete while coached by Andy Dudek and Paul Minore at Willingboro High School in his hometown of Willingboro Township, New Jersey.
He is one of 3 Olympic athletes who won 4 gold medals in a single event (the others being Al Oerter and Michael Phelps).
His career spanned from 1979 to 1996 when he last won an Olympic title and subsequently retired.
at Indianapolis, he had three fouls with his toe barely over the board, two of which seemed to exceed Beamon's record, the third which several observers said reached Template: T&Fcalc2.
Lewis said he should have been credited with that jump, claiming the track officials misinterpreted the rules on fouls.
Comparisons were beginning to be made with Jesse Owens, who dominated sprint and long jump events in the 1930s.
Lewis qualified for the American team for the 1980 Olympics in the long jump and as a member of the 4 × 100 m relay team.
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In response to a question about his skipping a 1982 long jump competition at altitude, he said, "I want the record and I plan to get it, but not at altitude.