Smith Opens Season Finishing 5th in Vista Field Festival
Tyrone Smith got his 2021 Track and Field Season underway, competing in the Chula Vista Field Festival.
Smith competed in the Menís Long Jump finishing 5th with a top leap of 8.03m.
Smith would start with back-to-back fouls, he would then leap 7.95m on his third attempt, before hitting the 8.03m mark on the fourth attempt.
A foul on the fifth attempt, before closing out with a leap of 7.95m.
Smith said, ďToday was not perfect, but I hit my furthest jump since 2018. This did so much for my confidence. Iím not ashamed to say that the last year Iíve been filled with doubt about my ability and battling a little depression. Today I proved to myself I still got it.Ē