Shara Proctor raring to go for gold at Rio and put 2012 pain behind her Long jumper was overwhelmed by the occasion at London 2012 but is in a better place after battling back from a thigh injury that left her unable to walk

Shara Proctor raring to go for gold at Rio and put 2012 pain behind her

Shara Proctor raring to go for gold at Rio and put 2012 pain behind her Long jumper was overwhelmed by the occasion at London 2012 but is in a better place after battling back from a thigh injury that left her unable to walk

Britain's Shara Proctor reacts after taking a jump in the women's long jump final during the athletics in the Olympic Stadium at the 2012 Summer Olympics, London, Wednesday, Aug. 8, 2012.

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Britain's Shara Proctor reacts after taking a jump in the women's long jump final during the athletics in the Olympic Stadium at the 2012 Summer Olympics, London, Wednesday, Aug. 8, 2012.

Shara Proctor celebrates qualifying for the London Olympics after winning the long jump at the UK Trials in Birmingham.

Shara Proctor celebrates qualifying for the London Olympics after winning the long jump at the UK Trials in Birmingham.

Happy Birthday Shara Proctor!!! Anguillan-born Olympic Long Jumper!!! Today we celebrate you!!! @SharaProctor #Sharaproctor #islandpeeps #islandpeepsbirthdays #Olympic #LongJumper #Anguilla

Happy Birthday Shara Proctor!!! Anguillan-born Olympic Long Jumper!!! Today we celebrate you!!! @SharaProctor #Sharaproctor #islandpeeps #islandpeepsbirthdays #Olympic #LongJumper #Anguilla

Christian Taylor soars to gold in world championships triple jump • American Taylor jumps second-best distance of all time • Taylor pays tribute to British long jumper Shara Proctor

Christian Taylor soars to gold in world championships triple jump

Christian Taylor soars to gold in world championships triple jump • American Taylor jumps second-best distance of all time • Taylor pays tribute to British long jumper Shara Proctor

Britain’s Shara Proctor the first British long jumper to leap over seven metres

Shara Proctor’s outstanding seven metre jumps clinch silver lining

Britain’s Shara Proctor the first British long jumper to leap over seven metres

6/12/14 OSLO:  USA’s Tianna Bartoletta Grabs Long Jump Gold at the ExxonMobil Bislett Games on Wed evening!! Tianna leapt 7.02m in the 2nd rd of the long jump & her furthest leap was enough to grab victory. The 2006 World Indoor Champion finished comfortably ahead of GB’s World Indoor 4th-placer, Shara Proctor w/ 6.78m in the 4th rd.

6/12/14 OSLO: USA’s Tianna Bartoletta Grabs Long Jump Gold at the ExxonMobil Bislett Games on Wed evening!! Tianna leapt 7.02m in the 2nd rd of the long jump & her furthest leap was enough to grab victory. The 2006 World Indoor Champion finished comfortably ahead of GB’s World Indoor 4th-placer, Shara Proctor w/ 6.78m in the 4th rd.

Shara Proctor, Anguillian long-jumper and holder of the British long jump record, jumps for more than joy at the #Olympics! Wish her success at Anguilla Facebook... https://www.facebook.com/photo.php?fbid=482771291752720=a.137020436327809.20606.117305311632655=1_id=1524438=0_comments=15

Shara Proctor, Anguillian long-jumper and holder of the British long jump record, jumps for more than joy at the #Olympics! Wish her success at Anguilla Facebook... https://www.facebook.com/photo.php?fbid=482771291752720=a.137020436327809.20606.117305311632655=1_id=1524438=0_comments=15

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