Teddy Tamgho Ruptures Achilles Tendon at Age 25

Teddy Tamgho is one of the world’s greatest triple jumpers, holding the current world indoor record of 17.92 meters.  Several days ago he ruptured his achilles tendon, surprising considering that he is only 25 years old.

Here is a youtube embedded video of the rupture:

Here is a Tweet with images of the rupture: