In 1976 he retired from qualifying at the Olympic Games in Montreal .
In 1977 he won the Pacific Conference Games, and in 1978 he won silver again at the Commonwealth Games in Edmonton .
From 1973 to 1976 he was Australian champion four times in a row. He set his personal best of 8.08 m on January 14, 1978 in Sydney .
His brother Don Commons was successful as a triple jumper.
- Chris Commons in the database of Athletics Australia (English)
- Chris Commons in the database of trackfield.brinkster.net (English)
- Chris Commons in the database of Sports-Reference (English; archived from the original )
|ALTERNATIVE NAMES||Commons, Christopher|
|BRIEF DESCRIPTION||Australian long jumper|
|DATE OF BIRTH||December 9, 1950|