Athletics 16.7.2017 06:18 pm

Breyton Poole: The ‘tiny boy’ who’s conquered the high jump

The 17-year-old Capetonian has the athletics world abuzz after he cleared a massive 2.24m to win gold at the IAAF U-18 World Champs.

On the surface, it shouldn’t make sense.

Breyton Poole: The ‘tiny boy’ who’s conquered the high jump
Breyton Poole: The ‘tiny boy’ who’s conquered the high jump

Breyton Poole: The ‘tiny boy’ who’s conquered the high jump

The 17-year-old Capetonian has the athletics world abuzz after he cleared a massive 2.24m to win gold at the IAAF U-18 World Champs.

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