The coin is issued for the Summer Olympic games in Moscow in 1980. Total circulation - 339726 PCs (119143 quality brilliant uncirculated, the rest Uncirculated). Part of the circulation is minted with the mark of the Moscow mint
The obverse of the coin is divided into two parts (upper approximately in 2 times more low). Each piece is framed with a solid line. In the upper part of the emblem of the USSR of the sample of 1956 with 15 bands of the tape (number of republics). The coat of arms is simplified and has no inscriptions on the ribbon. Left and right of the emblem there is an inscription "СССР" divided into two parts ("СС"and "СР". The letters are arranged in a semicircle, skirting the crest. At the bottom of the obverse in the middle is the denomination - a large numeral "5" under it, in smaller font the word "РУБЛЕЙ"
In the foreground of the reverse of the jumper in height, beneath the stadium above it - the building of Moscow state University (right) and the emblem of the Olympics-80 (left). At the top along the rim, a semicircular inscription stretches "ИГРЫ XXII ОЛИМПИАДЫ" In the lower part of the field of the coin - the inscriptions "МОСКВА"and "1980", separated by a dot. Above the letters "ВА"label mint (LMD - Leningrad). On the left, near Kant is the year of issue coins "1978".
On the front and back parts of the coin along the circumference has a raised rim.
The jump is an independent discipline at the Summer Olympic games. Athletes choose the height at which installs easily knocks the crossbar. Jump made with a running start, you must proleten over the crossbar without knocking it off, then the height is counted.