Britain's Shara Proctor reacts after taking a jump in the women's long jump final during the athletics in the Olympic Stadium at the 2012 Summer Olympics, London, Wednesday, Aug. 8, 2012.

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Britain's Shara Proctor reacts after taking a jump in the women's long jump final during the athletics in the Olympic Stadium at the 2012 Summer Olympics, London, Wednesday, Aug.

Shara Proctor raring to go for gold at Rio and put 2012 pain behind her Long jumper was overwhelmed by the occasion at London 2012 but is in a better place after battling back from a thigh injury that left her unable to walk

Shara Proctor raring to go for gold at Rio and put 2012 pain behind her

Shara Proctor raring to go for gold at Rio and put 2012 pain behind her Long jumper was overwhelmed by the occasion at London 2012 but is in a better place after battling back from a thigh injury that left her unable to walk

Shara Proctor

Shara Proctor

(L-R) Silver medalist Shara Proctor of Great Britain, gold medalist Tianna Bartoletta of the United States and bronze medalist Ivana Spanovic of Serbia pose on the podium during the medal ceremony for the Women's Long Jump final during day eight of the 15th IAAF World Athletics Championships Beijing 2015 at Beijing National Stadium

(L-R) Silver medalist Shara Proctor of Great Britain, gold medalist Tianna Bartoletta of the United States and bronze medalist Ivana Spanovic of Serbia pose on the podium during the medal ceremony for the Women's Long Jump final during day eight of the 15th IAAF World Athletics Championships Beijing 2015 at Beijing National Stadium

Britain’s Shara Proctor the first British long jumper to leap over seven metres

Shara Proctor’s outstanding seven metre jumps clinch silver lining

For someone who had just had a gold medal snatched away, Shara Proctor had a big smile on her face. Proctor had become the first British long jumper to leap more than seven metres, then she did it.

For someone who had just had a gold medal snatched away, Shara Proctor had a big smile on her face. Proctor had become the first British long jumper to leap more than seven metres, then she did it again for good measure, only to have the chance of becoming world champion taken from her with the third-last jump of the competition. Proctor had taken the lead with a huge British record leap of 7.07 metres in the third round of the final at the Bird’s Nest Stadium, which she had followed with…

Shara Proctor’s outstanding seven metre jumps clinch silver lining

For someone who had just had a gold medal snatched away, Shara Proctor had a big smile on her face. Proctor had become the first British long jumper to leap more than seven metres, then she did it.

Shara Proctor celebrates qualifying for the London Olympics after winning the long jump at the UK Trials in Birmingham.

Shara Proctor celebrates qualifying for the London Olympics after winning the long jump at the UK Trials in Birmingham.

Shara Proctor in Istanbul

Shara Proctor in Istanbul

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Shara Proctor of Great Britain competes in the Women's Long Jump final during day seven of the IAAF World Athletics Championships Beijing 2015 at Beijing National Stadium on August 2015 in Beijing, China.

Shara proctor IAAF diamond league 2015 july 9 lausanne - Google Search

Shara proctor IAAF diamond league 2015 july 9 lausanne - Google Search

Christian Taylor soars to gold in world championships triple jump • American Taylor jumps second-best distance of all time • Taylor pays tribute to British long jumper Shara Proctor

Christian Taylor soars to gold in world championships triple jump

Christian Taylor soars to gold in world championships triple jump • American Taylor jumps second-best distance of all time • Taylor pays tribute to British long jumper Shara Proctor

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