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Will Claye

Born: Jun 13, 1991

Birthplace: Tucson

Profession: Track and field athlete

Nationality: United States

Will Claye

Date of Birth : Jun 13, 1991
Birth Place : Tucson

Will Claye is an American track and field athlete of Sierra Leonean descent who competes in the long jump and triple jump. He won a bronze medal in 2011 World Championships in Athletics and the gold medal at the 2012 IAAF World Indoor Championships. In his Olympic debut at the 2012 Summer Olympics, Claye won a bronze medal in long jump and a silver medal in triple jump. Will was two-time Arizona high school champion in the triple jump, establishing a new state record of over 50 feet. He attended Mountain Pointe High School in Phoenix, Arizona, where he was named to the 2008 USA Today's All-USA Team in both jumps. Claye enrolled early at the University of Oklahoma, but later transferred to the University of Florida.

Profession


  • Track and field athlete

Parents


  • Saffie Tunis
  • William Claye Sr.
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