Olympian - World Record Holder - Coach Television Sports Commentator
Dwight Stones is one of the most decorated American high jumpers in history. He is the winner of 2 Olympic medals, the setter of 16 World Records, the only U.S. high jumper to compete in 3 Olympic Finals, the #1 ranked high jumper in history, and a 1998 Track & Field Hall of Fame inductee. Coach Stones set his personal best of 7'8" in making his 3rd Olympic team (1984), setting his 13th American Record.
Since 1977, and for 11 years during his illustrious athletic career, Dwight has also been a television sports analyst, host/play by play announcer, and interviewer for all major networks and cable providers that cover the sport of track & field. He has covered every Summer Olympic Games since 1984 and was also a reporter on cross-country skiing, biathlon, and Nordic Combined during NBC's coverage of the Winter Olympic Games in Salt Lake City, Torino, and Vancouver. He has also covered myriad other sports during his 40+ years in sports broadcasting.
For the past 20+ years, Dwight has coached high school jumpers as a personal high jump coach, as well as being on-staff at several area high schools. Through his Interactive Coaching Program (ICP) and the camps he's participated in, Stones has coached more than 50 State high jump champions from all over the country including 5 of the past 10 Calif. State titlists.
Whether you participate in one of our camps, any of our training programs, Jumper's Club, or private coaching, Dwight Stones Sports guarantees you will improve your level of performance!
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Dwight Stones Sports is a full-service, private high jump coaching company that is dedicated to the ongoing improvement of athletes, through camps, training programs, and various coaching opportunities, who have chosen to participate in the shortest event in the sport. Stones' reputation and expertise in all things high jump-related is beyond compare and his connections to the collegiate coaching community, unprecedented. If your child has what it takes to elevate their performance to a level worthy of collegiate recognition, Stones can get the attention on your child from numerous Div. I NCAA coaches. This can result in a substantial savings to the family in the area of tuition, books, lodging, etc. through potential athletic scholarship opportunities.
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