1980 – Born on the 25th of January in Gothenburg, Sweden.
1999 – He became interested in triple jump after watching Jonathan Edwards set the world record at the World Championship.
2001 – He had his international breakthrough, when he won silver at the World Championship in Athletics.
2003 – He won gold at the world championships, he did the five best jumps in the whole final.
2004 – He jumped 17.83m and matched the World Record.
– He won the Swedish Championships seven times.