Stuff Javier Sotomayor Can Jump Over by PolkPanther Posted on January 17, 2013 Watch Javier Sotomayor’s world-record 2.45m high jump from 1993. It’s, like, wow. About PolkPanther PolkPanther is the Thornton Melon Distinguished Chair of Economics at Grand Lakes University. Follow him on Twitter @polkpanther. View all posts by PolkPanther → This entry was posted in Polk Panther and tagged high jump, javier sotomayor, track & field, world record. Bookmark the permalink.