Contact Us

Former CSU Star Janay DeLoach In Action At Olympics Today

Janay DeLoach/Facebook

It is fun to cheer for the Americans in all of the Olympics events, but as we have seen with Missy Franklin it is even more fun to cheer for our neighbors from Colorado. Even if it is not the most prestigious sport in the Olympics like swimming I will still be watching and cheering for former CSU long jumper Janay DeLoach as she competes in London today.

DeLoach is in the second of two 16-competitor groups and will jump 12th in her group. Competition starts at noon MDT.

I am almost there. I can almost taste it. But on August 7th and 8th, I will be as ready as anyone can be to make the most of my year. I will be ready to attack my goal — MEDAL…A GOLD MEDAL.’’ DeLoach wrote on her website while in London.DeLoach enters the competition as a medal contender after recording a wind-aided jump of 23-feet, 5 ½ inches in the prelims of the U.S. Olympic Trials, which is the second-best mark in the world this year. She had a best of 23 feet, ¾ in the finals of the trials to finish third.

In the qualifying round, jumpers receive three attempts with the top 12 advancing to the finals at 1 p.m. MDT Wednesday. In the finals, competitors receive three jumps with the top eight advancing for another three jumps. Those jumpers receive another three jumps to determine the three who will receive medals.

Best of 94.3 Loudwire

Recommended For You

Around the Web

Leave a Comment

It appears that you already have an account created within our VIP network of sites on . To keep your personal information safe, we need to verify that it's really you. To activate your account, please confirm your password. When you have confirmed your password, you will be able to log in through Facebook on both sites.

Forgot your password?

*Please note that your prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

It appears that you already have an account on this site associated with . To connect your existing account just click on the account activation button below. You will maintain your existing VIP profile. After you do this, you will be able to always log in to http://943loudwire.com using your original account information.

*Please note that your prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

Please fill out the information below to help us provide you a better experience.

(Forgot your password?)

Not a member? Sign up here

Sign up for MAXimum Rewards Club quickly by connecting your Facebook account. It's just as secure and no password to remember!

Sign up to have exclusive MAXimum Rewards Club contests, events, coupons, presales, and much more delivered to you for FREE.