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Yulimar Rojas: Jumping for joy and history

The 25-year-old set a new world record in triple jump at Tokyo 2020 to become the first woman to win an Olympic gold medal for Venezuela: "This is history," she said. "Many people will identify with me because it's not only me, it's about 40 million people from my country who followed me."

Yulimar Rojas: Jumping for joy and history

The 25-year-old set a new world record in triple jump at Tokyo 2020 to become the first woman to win an Olympic gold medal for Venezuela: "This is history," she said. "Many people will identify with me because it's not only me, it's about 40 million people from my country who followed me."