Ivana Španović is a Serbian long jumper, reigning World indoor champion and reigning European indoor champion. In 2013, she became the first Serbian track and field athlete to win a medal at the IAAF Outdoor World Championships. In 2018, she became the first Serbian track and field athlete to win a world senior gold medal at the IAAF Indoor World Championships. She is the Serbian record holder in the long jump, indoors and outdoors, and also she is the national indoor record holder in the 60 metres and in the pentathlon. Her coach is Goran Obradović and she is a member of the Athletic Club Vojvodina in Novi Sad.
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About Ivana Spanovic
Serbian long jumper who won a bronze medal at the 2013 Outdoor World Championships, making her the first track & field competitor from her country to medal at the competition. She won gold at the 2015 European Indoor Championships and 2016 European Championships.
She started competing internationally in 2005. She won the World Junior Championships in 2008, earning her the honor of Serbia's Best Young Athlete that year.
She represented her country at the 2008 and 2012 Olympic Games. She was named Sportswoman of the Year by the Olympic Committee of Serbia in 2013 and 2015.
She was born to Ljubisa and Vesna Spanovic and has a brother named Nemanja.
Brittney Reese won gold in long jump at the 2012 Olympics.
Information related to Ivana Španović
- Olympic athletes of Serbia
- Olympic bronze medalists for Serbia
- Sportspeople from Zrenjanin
- Serbian female long jumpers
- Recipients of the Order of Karađorđe's Star
- European champions for Serbia