Jackie Joyner-Kersee proved herself to be one of the greatest athletes of all time by winning three gold medals, one silver medal, and two bronze medals in heptathalon and long jump in the 80s and 90s.

Jackie Joyner-Kersee proved herself to be one of the greatest athletes of all time by winning three gold medals, one silver medal, and two bronze medals in heptathalon and long jump in the 80s and 90s.

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Jackie Joyner-Kersee - most decorated woman in US track and field history!
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Al Joyner and Jackie Joyner Kersee Photo  -- First Brother and Sister to compete in an Olympic Games, Al won Gold and Jackie Won Silver in 1984.

Al Joyner and Jackie Joyner Kersee Photo -- First Brother and Sister to compete in an Olympic Games, Al won Gold and Jackie Won Silver in 1984.

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Spectacular. Olympic champion Jackie Joyner-Kersee soars past spectators during the long jump at the 2000 U.S. trials.

Spectacular. Olympic champion Jackie Joyner-Kersee soars past spectators during the long jump at the 2000 U.S. trials.

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Events Heptathlon - 7291 pts. Long Jump - 7.49 m 100 m hurdles - 12.61 Considered by many to be the greatest female all-around athlete in history, Jackie Joyner-Kersee's achievements include three Olympic gold medals, four World Outdoor Championships gold medals, and the still-standing world record of 7,291 points in the women's heptathlon.

Events Heptathlon - 7291 pts. Long Jump - 7.49 m 100 m hurdles - 12.61 Considered by many to be the greatest female all-around athlete in history, Jackie Joyner-Kersee's achievements include three Olympic gold medals, four World Outdoor Championships gold medals, and the still-standing world record of 7,291 points in the women's heptathlon.

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