Markus Rehm

editorial in 2016 for 1890


The exceptional athlete Markus Rehm jumps (despite prosthesis) longer than most of his colleagues without handicap. Rehms problem are the new rules of the IAAF in dealing with non-handicaped athletes. Accordingly, he must now prove itself that his carbon prosthesis gives him no advantage to other athletes in the competition. I accompanied him to the Grand Prix in Glasgow , where he won with a width of 8.10 meter.