As Thomas and Mattis argue about who can jump the highest, they don't realize that they're headed to uncover Thomas's natural talent. Mattis challenges Thomas on a jumping competition. They argue until Thomas leaves.
Thomas comes back changed ready to jump. He jumps effortlessly and cleared 6'6 on his first try without any practice at all whatsoever. Mattis was very surprised.
Mattis, amazed by Thomas's talent, talks to the high jump coach and begs for a late entry so that Thomas can get into the competition. The coach accepts the plea. Thomas was thankful for the opportunity.
Thomas went to the high jump competition unprepared but he was still breaking records. He was also scared to jump backwards which means how unprepared he was for this competition. He broke the tournament record.
Holm was doing great at first. Then he started messing up. Thomas was ahead in the score board.
Surprisingly, Thomas won the competition. He broke his records several times thanks to his giant Achilles tendon. Then he reached a point where he stopped and hasn't been able to break any for about a decade.