Event: Long Jump
PR: 8.10m/26-7 (2004)
Born: October 8, 1982 in Inglewood, Calif.
Current Residence: Chino, Calif.
High School: St. Paul HS (Santa Fe Springs, Calif.) 00
College: Mt. San Antonio CC 02, South Carolina 04
Coach: Ernie Gregoire
Agent: Charlie Wells
Career Highlights: Runner-up at 2004 U.S. Olympic Trials; runner-up at 2005 USA Indoors; 2-time NCAA Division I runner-up; 2004 NCAA indoor runner-up
One of Americas up and comers in the mens long jump, Allmond nearly qualified for the 2005 World Outdoor Championships when he placed fourth at the 2005 USA Outdoor Championships in June in Carson, Calif. Allmond set a new personal best of 8.10 meters/26 feet, 7 inches, with his runner-up finish at the 2004 U.S. Olympic Trials, but did not make the Olympic qualifying standard. As a prep he lettered in track for two years, as well as basketball ... finished fourth in the state in the 400m in 1999team finished third at the CIF in 2000. A team captain and four-time All-American at South Carolina, where he majored in Advertising.
2005: 4th at USA
Outdoors (7.86m/25-09.50)2nd at the Reebok Grand Prix (7.60m/24-11.25)USA
Indoor runner-up (7.76m/25-5.50)ranked #6 in U.S. by T&FN...best of 7.86m/25-9.50.
2004: 2nd at Olympic Trials (8.10m/26-7)2nd at NCAA Outdoors (8.35m/27-4.75w)2nd at NCAA Indoors (8.08m/26-6.25)ranked #4 in U.S. by T&FNbest of 8.10m/26-7.
2003: Runner-up at NCAA Outdoors (8.02m/26-3.75, USC record)7th at USA Outdoors (7.69m/25-2.75)4th at NCAA Indoorsranked #6 in U.S. by T&FNbest of 8.02m/26-3.75.
2002: 10th at USA Outdoors (7.31m/23-11.75)Cal JUCO championbest of (7.12m/23-4)
2001: U.S. Junior runner-up (7.60m/24-11.25)Cal JUCO championbest of 7.60m/24-11.25.
2000: Best of 7.42m/24-4.