'Superman dive' at finishing line gives university athlete dramatic win in 400m hurdles

  • Published on May 13, 2019
  • University track star Infinite Tucker clinched victory in the 400m hurdles by performing a 'Superman dive' over the finishing line during an athletics meeting in Arkansas.
    Tucker, who attends Texas A&M, played down his dramatic victory over teammate Robert Grant saying: 'I saw my [mother] at the finish, and I jumped to give her a hug. And that's all it is.'
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Comments • 14 772

  • Alex
    Alex Day ago

    Can they do that? If so, why not more people do it?

  • britishav8tor75
    britishav8tor75 Day ago

    He must have been talking about his mom being on another tree ...

  • поп Андопуло

    Such behaviour should be prohibited. Running is not diving!

  • Peni Waqa
    Peni Waqa Day ago


  • Isaac Germosen
    Isaac Germosen Day ago

    Yoooo wtf

  • a hack's progress

    This is illegal

  • odins son
    odins son Day ago

    He's got a weird way of hugging jumping straight with his arms straight out in front of him... Almost as if he was trying to reach something before someone.

  • Peizxcv
    Peizxcv Day ago

    Should be disqualified. He obvious wasn't running when he crossed the line

  • Gig Accountant
    Gig Accountant Day ago

    He was already winning. The dive was just show boating

  • Fighting Rooster

    I never knew that was allowed

  • kriloxta3000
    kriloxta3000 Day ago

    Great work my bro that is the way to be a champ I'm so proud of you and you motivation to me makes me want to compete again I'm a 200 times gold champ for special Olympics

  • Kennedey Shabola

    The mindset of a winner

  • hen ko
    hen ko Day ago

    كان جد جد دكي . اصبح سباق رائع.

  • Kenw KLS
    Kenw KLS Day ago

    Couldn't let the white man take the win. BY ANY MEANS NECESSARY!✊🏿✊🏿 Black power! ☻

  • TurtleBurger
    TurtleBurger Day ago

    You know he is way faster than that but slowed down just for the dramatic dolphin dive.

  • Luz Angela
    Luz Angela Day ago

    Diving should not be allowed how embarrassing

  • James Tomas
    James Tomas Day ago

    Killed to birds with one stone. He got a free upperbody wax job and won first place at the sametime!

  • cuteboysss
    cuteboysss Day ago

    what kind a floor were they running on?

  • MASSA kush
    MASSA kush Day ago +1

    When That new game of thrones episode drop ..

  • سليمان الرشيدي


  • Tremyane Pierce
    Tremyane Pierce Day ago


  • Gaston Pablo
    Gaston Pablo Day ago

    drugs? B-)

  • Aalpha Splatt
    Aalpha Splatt Day ago

    He came 2nd. Technically your foot has to go over the line, right?

  • yoyo Juarez
    yoyo Juarez Day ago


  • Scythe_Ti
    Scythe_Ti Day ago

    Incoming memes

  • Anton 12345
    Anton 12345 Day ago

    I honestly don't know why more sprinters don't do this. It's so simple when you're thinking about it really.

  • ——
    —— Day ago

    The rule should be that the feet must cross the line. If not, expect to see more dives like this in the upcoming races including the next Olympics.

  • Nesta M
    Nesta M Day ago

    He was ahead tho.

  • HmongGuitarPlayer

    Where’s the father? Never knew him.

  • Kyle R
    Kyle R Day ago

    For the record, track and field timing does NOT go by the "first body part to cross the line" (unless, of course, in cases of ultra super ties that computers can't even distinguish between in which case other body parts will be used to determine a win, I think I remember a case where someone's hair was used to determine a win.), it goes by the midsection typically, I believe it's defined as the "torso" in the rules. Most runners will "bend over" or jut their chest out when finishing a race if it is close, which will make their shoulders and/or chest/stomach hit first (which is fine) but diving isn't inherently useful because as you can see in this video, he actually slowed down significantly once he did. Now if you dove closer to the ground that would have made sense. But in all honesty it SHOULD be against the rules, but it's really not. It's just kind of an unwritten rule and you'll likely be shunned by your peers if you do. (It almost never happens professionally or at the collegiate level.) To me honestly it looked like his legs were shutting down and he was falling but he knew he wasn't going to make it so he just jumped, not an "on purpose" dive.

  • udhaya suriyan
    udhaya suriyan Day ago

    Excellent presence of mind and priceless speech

  • Arte Mon
    Arte Mon Day ago

    Замедленно покажите.....

  • nasro Abdelhak
    nasro Abdelhak Day ago

    كان جد جد دكي . اصبح سباق رائع.

  • Jay 757
    Jay 757 Day ago +1

    *Lightning McQueen???*

  • Doogerauoy Sihtdaer

    Cue the memes.

  • Damilola Emmanuel

    Dude lost he's he's balance but he wasn't about to lose

  • bigdud
    bigdud Day ago

    how is that not against the rules?

  • tatt oo sticker
    tatt oo sticker Day ago


  • Karl Karl
    Karl Karl Day ago

    He was afraid to lose to a white guy

  • Zee Zee
    Zee Zee Day ago

    That was one hellava dive ?

  • 123 kkr
    123 kkr Day ago

    He wants to masturbate

  • Χριστός Κουσης


  • Marco Presti
    Marco Presti Day ago

    When nergigante uses the sky dive

  • yoshyoka
    yoshyoka Day ago

    Mom would not survive such a hug!

  • TheLuca777
    TheLuca777 Day ago +1

    Basic instinct of his predecessors. Jump jump jump

  • Alan Roy
    Alan Roy Day ago

    Oh wait how did the other guy fall down???

  • 山田寛史
    山田寛史 Day ago


  • Kay
    Kay Day ago +2

    That's wrong he cheated

  • Satyam Srivastava
    Satyam Srivastava 2 days ago

    Mother hugger

  • Danny Swain
    Danny Swain 2 days ago

    Please forgive me but does that actually count?

  • David Tichborne
    David Tichborne 2 days ago

    I didn't know that was legal


    Go KRB 👈💪

  • panggop jio
    panggop jio 2 days ago


  • Tamil Thimir
    Tamil Thimir 2 days ago

    It is ethical

  • Aixi Autumn
    Aixi Autumn 2 days ago

    😂😂😂😂😂😂😂😂😂😂😂😂😂😂😂😂😂😂😂😂😂😂😂😂😂😂😂😂😂😂😂😂😂😂😂😂😂😂😂😂😂😂😂😂😂😂😂😂😂😂😂😂😂😂😂😂😂😂😂😂😂😂😂😂😂😂😂😂😂😂😂😂😂😂😂😂😂😂😂😂😂😂😂😂😂runner nowadays.

    MAXIMILLIMIL 2 days ago

    Wait.... is that legal?!

  • The Savages
    The Savages 2 days ago

    Yeah. That should be illegal.

  • Pant Papa
    Pant Papa 2 days ago


  • foxhounduk2k8
    foxhounduk2k8 2 days ago


  • Shawn Bragg
    Shawn Bragg 2 days ago

    That's dedication

    DEREK BROWN 2 days ago

    He dived later on that day

  • amine messai
    amine messai 2 days ago

    15 years ago, i was doing pole vaulting but i suggested this same superman finish to my sprinter friend, he thought it would be embarrassing and wouldn't gain any advantage over other sprinters, i am glad somebody finally tried it, i believe he did gain a slight advantage and would have finished second if he didn't do that, problem is if it's proven that it does give an advantage, everyone will start doing it and i believe the iaaf would add a rule against it in the future.

  • Sin City Streetz
    Sin City Streetz 2 days ago

    0:20 when he straight up dives to the finish line 😂😂😂

  • sergio p
    sergio p 2 days ago


  • عيشه راضيه
    عيشه راضيه 2 days ago

    بلال أول من رفع الأذان بأمر من النبي صلى الله عليه وسلم في المسجد الذي شيد في المدينة المنورة واستمر في رفع الأذان لمدة تقارب العشر سنوات هذه المعلومات كثيرا منا يعرفها ودرسها او قرئها لكن مالا يعرفه الكثيرون هو اين بلال بعد وفاة حبيبه وحبيبنا محمد بن عبد الله صلى الله عليه وسلم ذهب بلال الى ابي بكر رضي الله عنه يقول له:
    (يا خليفة رسول الله، اني سمعت رسول الله -صلى الله عليه وسلم- يقول:
    ( أفضل عمل المؤمن الجهاد في سبيل الله)...
    قال له أبو بكر: (فما تشاء يا بلال؟) قال:
    (أردت أن أرابط في سبيل الله حتى أموت)...
    قال أبو بكر: (ومن يؤذن لنا؟؟)... قال بلال وعيناه تفيضان من الدمع:
    (اني لا أؤذن لأحد بعد رسول الله)...
    قال أبو بكر: (بل ابق وأذن لنا يا بلال)... قال بلال:
    (ان كنت قد أعتقتني لأكون لك فليكن ما تريد، وان كنت أعتقتني لله فدعني وما أعتقتني له)...
    قال أبو بكر: (بل أعتقتك لله يا بلال)... فسافر الى الشام حيث بقي مرابطا ومجاهدا
    يقول عن نفسه:
    لم أطق أن أبقى في المدينة بعد وفاة الرسول صلى الله عليه وسلم، وكان إذا أراد أن يؤذن
    وجاء إلى: "أشهد أن محمدًا رسول الله" تخنقه عَبْرته، فيبكي، فمضى إلى الشام وذهب مع المجاهدين
    وبعد سنين رأى بلال النبي -صلى الله عليه وسلم- في منامه وهو يقول: (ما هذه الجفوة يا بلال؟ ما آن لك
    أن تزورنا؟)... فانتبه حزيناً، فركب الى المدينة، فأتى قبر النبي -صلى الله عليه وسلم- وجعل يبكي عنده
    ويتمرّغ عليه، فأقبل الحسن والحسين فجعل يقبلهما ويضمهما فقالا له: (نشتهي أن تؤذن في السحر!)... فعلا
    سطح المسجد فلمّا قال: (الله أكبر الله أكبر)... ارتجّت المدينة فلمّا قال: (أشهد أن لا آله إلا الله)...
    زادت رجّتها فلمّا قال: (أشهد أن محمداً رسول الله)... خرج النساء من خدورهنّ، فما رؤي يومٌ أكثر باكياً وباكية
    من ذلك اليوم
    وعندما زار الشام أمير المؤمنين عمر-رضي الله عنه- توسل المسلمون اليه أن يحمل بلالا على أن يؤذن لهم
    صلاة واحدة، ودعا أمير المؤمنين بلالا، وقد حان وقت الصلاة ورجاه أن يؤذن لها، وصعد بلال وأذن ...
    فبكى الصحابة الذين كانوا أدركوا رسول الله -صلى الله عليه وسلم- وبلال يؤذن، بكوا كما لم يبكوا من قبل أبدا،
    وكان عمر أشدهم بكاء...
    وعند وفاته تبكي زوجته بجواره، فيقول:
    "لا تبكي.. غدًا نلقى الأحبة.. محمدا وصحبه"..:
    اذا اتممت القرأه فضلا ارجو الاشتراك في قناتي الدينيه وجزاكم الله خيرا

  • CrimsonGreaver
    CrimsonGreaver 2 days ago

    PewDiePie: :Let's just jump right in.
    Me: 0:10

  • Stacey Ohh
    Stacey Ohh 2 days ago

    Texas ppl love fooling around lmao 🤣

  • Shady Fungus
    Shady Fungus 2 days ago

    Leap of faith

  • Adoo B
    Adoo B 2 days ago +1

    This a better Superman than the one in the justice league movie

  • XenoDeki
    XenoDeki 2 days ago

    Imagine you're in the lead and want to style on your opponents... this guy here knows what's up.

  • TheSilentEvil
    TheSilentEvil 2 days ago

    Neymar does it all the time...

  • daniel tang
    daniel tang 2 days ago


  • Darryl Williams
    Darryl Williams 2 days ago


  • Tyler Carhart
    Tyler Carhart 2 days ago +1

    A little road burn never hurt anyone.

  • Trans 8
    Trans 8 2 days ago

    "I jumped to give her a hug" E P I C! Lol....

  • Mary Maid
    Mary Maid 2 days ago

    I'm paralyzed for life but at least I won. Darwin award 😎

  • jaycos3
    jaycos3 2 days ago +1

    That's called CHEATING,Anything goes these days,there's no rules anymore,will any Man Stand up for what is right.

  • SvR2011XBOX360
    SvR2011XBOX360 2 days ago

    Combining long jump with 400m hurdles, that's one less event to fall asleep to now lol

  • Nick Corona
    Nick Corona 2 days ago +1

    AKA, not really winning.

  • ShuKei
    ShuKei 2 days ago

    they're teammates. Lol 😂

  • Bryan-Ben Vistal
    Bryan-Ben Vistal 2 days ago

    Very inspiring 👏❤

  • A C
    A C 2 days ago

    When you are Usain bolt and Michael phelps at the same time

  • C7TV
    C7TV 2 days ago

    He’d have won anyway

  • Zeno Sama El Dios Sensual

    *Friend* : Bro can you give me your homework?
    *Me* : ok but don't do the same.
    *Friend* : ok 0:11

  • Hulk
    Hulk 2 days ago

    That black ops 2 dolphin dive though 😂

  • Nms Samil awesome
    Nms Samil awesome 2 days ago

    So funny do it more time u will win Olympic gold medal

  • Sarcalogos Tortolero

    If you wanna win the race don’t slow down when you get close to finishing

  • lucaboden
    lucaboden 4 days ago

    They are on the same team too.

  • Argjent Begolli
    Argjent Begolli 4 days ago

    That’s called cheating

  • Tony
    Tony 4 days ago

    If you rewatch it you can see him trip and then somehow turn it into a beautiful swan dive.

  • Prestige Clash
    Prestige Clash 4 days ago

    Wasn't a super man dive the guy fell.

  • My Dickens Cidar
    My Dickens Cidar 4 days ago

    Surprised he didn't leave some skin on the track.

  • Whole Bible Believers

    Dramatic "TRIP" maybe..... Superman dive, nope..... either way great race and props to him.

  • craig mitchell
    craig mitchell 4 days ago +1

    But he was gonnna win anyways. May as well let steroids be legal ffs 🤦‍♂️

  • js100serch
    js100serch 4 days ago

    Is that allowed?

  • Four More Days!
    Four More Days! 4 days ago

    sliding out of the dms when she knows your sister

  • enigmatic entity
    enigmatic entity 4 days ago

    So the rules are set up to promote and reward diving across the finish line, doesn't that seem like a strange standard?
    Clearly, a more rational and intelligent way to determine who wins is, the last part of the body crossing the finish line is when the runner has crossed the finish line.

  • DrawDeath
    DrawDeath 4 days ago

    lol, I wouldn't count that

  • Hectix
    Hectix 4 days ago

    Who else though he was throwing him?