Will Claye: Trials "an emotional roller coaster"

After qualifying for the triple jump competition at the Rio Olympics, Will Claye, Christian Taylor and Chris Benard discuss their thoughts ahead of the Games.
Via CSN Mid-Atlantic
9 days ago  |  Discuss

Will Claye wins men's triple jump final

After missing out on an Olympic spot in the long jump, Will Claye won the triple jump to punch his ticket to Rio. Defending Olympic gold medalist Christian Taylor finished second and Chris Benard took third to secure Olympic spots alongside Claye.
Via CSN Mid-Atlantic
9 days ago  |  Discuss

Florida Gators at the 2016 Rio Olympics: Track & field qualifiers include Clement, Claye, Taylor and Dendy

The 2016 U.S. Olympic Track & Field Team was set during trials held in early July, and though more than two dozen former and current Florida Gators participated, four ultimately earned the opportunity to compete for the United States in the 2016 Rio Olympics. Below is a full breakdown of those that qualified both in the U.S. and abroad. Qualified for the Olympics (United States...
Via Only Gators
17 days ago  |  Discuss

2-time Olympic medalist Will Claye embarks on music career

EUGENE, Ore. (AP) Will Claye already has an Olympic silver in the triple jump from the 2012 London Games. A bronze in the long jump, too. Next on his agenda? Gold, of course. Or maybe even platinum, should his upcoming record really take off. The 24-year-old from Phoenix is leaping into a new endeavor this summer, making an album that's titled, ''In the Wild.'' Part rap, some rock...
Via Associated Press
June 25, 2015  |  Discuss

USATF hosts RunJumpThrow Experience at The Armory

NEW YORK -- Elite athletes Will Claye, Kristi Castlin, Jesse Williams, Briana Nelson and Kyle Merber on Thursday led a RunJumpThrow experience at The New Balance Track & Field Center at The Armory. All five athletes will compete at Saturday’s NYRR Millrose Games.
Via USA Track & Field
February 11, 2015

Claye jumps to No. 7 U.S. all-time on Day 3 of USATF Outdoor Championships

SACRAMENTO, Calif. — 2012 Olympic silver medalist Will Claye captured his first outdoor triple jump title Friday at the USATF Outdoor Championships, celebrating with family and friends in the stands after his final attempt.
Via USA Track & Field
June 26, 2014

Athlete Spotlight - Will Claye

In his first year as a professional athlete, Will Claye accomplished more than many athletes could ever dream.
Via USA Track & Field
October 25, 2012

Claye leaps to milestone in horizontal jumps

DAEGU, South Korea - Twenty-year-old Will Claye became just the second American in history to qualify into the finals of the both the men’s horizontal jumps at the World Outdoor Track and Field Championships Friday.
Via USA Track & Field
August 31, 2011

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