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by dbarrero
Wed Mar 18, 2015 5:23 am
Forum: Pole Vault - Equipment
Topic: Location for a new pit
Replies: 0
Views: 4050

Location for a new pit

Hi I'm very excited because in few days we will have a pit where to jump! The first in 20 years of history of my club! I have the possibility to tell my opinion in which of the four placements where to put the new pits. I drew in the jpg the predominant orientation of the wind and maybe the best pla...
by dbarrero
Wed Jan 21, 2015 8:47 am
Forum: Pole Vault - International
Topic: UCS Pole Vault Summit 2015
Replies: 5
Views: 8022

Re: UCS Pole Vault Summit 2015

Always is a pleasure to see Sam Kendriks jumping! Is the best over the bar! Totally agree with D'Encausse about how important is to see more jumpers in 5.80 or closest to Lavillenie.
by dbarrero
Sun Aug 31, 2014 2:21 pm
Forum: Website News and Camp/Competition Announcements
Topic: RIP Alan Launder (altius)
Replies: 17
Views: 18596

Re: RIP altius

Rest in peace Alan. A big contributor to pole vault knowledge. Honored to have been adviced by him and forever grateful for his book BTB2
by dbarrero
Thu Aug 21, 2014 5:44 am
Forum: Pole Vault - Advanced Technique
Topic: GRV: Lavillenie - From Stall Swing to World Record
Replies: 238
Views: 191729

Re: GRV: Lavillenie - From Stall Swing to World Record

What an amazing information we can find on pvp! Thanks PVstudent. Always search in forum new posts from you :yes:
by dbarrero
Wed Jun 18, 2014 6:58 am
Forum: Pole Vault - Equipment
Topic: Car adapted to pole bag transportation
Replies: 1
Views: 3909

Re: Car adapted to pole bag transportation

I am always worried in how to carry poles in my Nissan Micra without pay a traffic ticket! This is the solution! :D
by dbarrero
Thu Jun 12, 2014 6:22 pm
Forum: Pole Vault - Beginning Technique
Topic: Begginer with a lot to improve
Replies: 3
Views: 11528

Re: Begginer with a lot to improve

Thanks to both for your advices. I will keep you informed how it works!
by dbarrero
Wed Jun 11, 2014 7:26 am
Forum: Pole Vault - Beginning Technique
Topic: Begginer with a lot to improve
Replies: 3
Views: 11528

Begginer with a lot to improve

I will start another 'real' world post style :D Athlete specs Girl of 12 years old (will make 13 in october) Experience: Around 30 sessions in 2 years. She trains three days a week in our track and field club learning all athletic programme (Sprints, long and middle races, jumps, throws, relays and ...
by dbarrero
Wed Jun 11, 2014 4:28 am
Forum: Pole Vault - Beginning Technique
Topic: Another beginner in the "real world"
Replies: 8
Views: 20319

Re: Another beginner in the "real world"

altius wrote:Do you ever get the feeling that we are wasting our time coaching in the 'real' world. No one else seems to be interested in it!

Hey I am very interested! I am a noob coach with beginners and this kind of posts help a lot.
by dbarrero
Sun Jun 01, 2014 7:05 pm
Forum: Pole Vault - International
Topic: Didac Salas (93) 5.60 - Adrian Valles (95) 5.25
Replies: 0
Views: 4311

Didac Salas (93) 5.60 - Adrian Valles (95) 5.25

Good weekend for spanish pole vault. Didac Salas (4th in Barcelona WJC) jumped over 5.60 with a lot of space, PB and the ticket for Zuirch'14. Finally broke the psychological barrier of 5.55 (PB since 2012). http://youtu.be/Hhe302RYHKg Adrián Vallés (95), that will jump for Bearcats the next season,...
by dbarrero
Fri Mar 28, 2014 9:46 am
Forum: Pole Vault - International
Topic: Pole Vault Symposium '14 - Köln
Replies: 2
Views: 5159

Pole Vault Symposium '14 - Köln

The past 14th of march was celebrated the 6th Pole Vault Symposium in the city of Köln (GER), I think the most important event about vertical jumps that are organized in Europe, with elite coaches and atheletes sharing their experience and knowledge. This year two of the most important coaches of po...
by dbarrero
Mon Mar 03, 2014 7:02 am
Forum: Pole Vault - International
Topic: "L'Elevation" [ Lavillenie documentary]
Replies: 1
Views: 4826

"L'Elevation" [ Lavillenie documentary]

Interesting documentary from Cédric Klapisch, aired on Canal+ on 22th of February. Explain the interiority of a Pole Vault competition, and the fortune made that was the Donetsk Pole Vault Stars. A perfect script for the director. If you have 25 minutes don't let pass it. It's in french and it can s...

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