| Event type

Triple Jump, Men

Date 1 September 1904
LocationFrancis Field, Washington University, St. Louis
Participants7 from 1 countries
FormatFinal only.

It was virtually impossible to predict a favorite as the event was rarely held. Meyer Prinstein defended the title he had won four years earlier, but failed to break his own Olympic record, missing it by four inches. Prinstein never led until his last jump, when he came through for the victory.

PosNrAthleteNOCDistanceDistance (Imp.)
1136Meyer PrinsteinUSA14.3247-0Gold
232Fred EngelhardtUSA13.9045-7¼Silver1
3158Robert StanglandUSA13.3643-10¼Bronze
4172John FuhrerUSA12.9142-4½2
520Gilbert Van CleveUSA
630Percy HagermanUSA
7163Sam JonesUSA
DNS189Edward FrenchUSA
DNS106Louis HeydenUSA
DNS31Béla MezőHUN
DNS150Ray EwryUSA
DNS148John FlanaganUSA
DNS169Fred SchuleUSA
DNS88Garrett ServissUSA
DNS123Frank ConnollyUSA