Iuliia Kaplina sets new WR - 6.96


Saturday, 21 November

The new Speed World Record holder is Iuliia Kaplina with 6.96. The Russian won the qualification in the Euro Championship ahead of Alexandra Kalucka 7.75. Complete results. © Leo Zhukov

Noteworthy is that this was the tenth time Kaplina has set a new WR and that she has won 12 World Cups.

A total of 31 women participated out of which a dozen non-Speed specialists with previous good WC results. Petra Klingler, who has qualified to Tokyo, was the fastest among those with 9.01.

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