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by TheBlueShadow
Wed Jan 27, 2010 5:19 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Sports eyeglasses
Replies: 0
Views: 3952

Sports eyeglasses

My son needs a pretty hefty prescription on his glasses and I have found it hard to find good frames for him. He plays soccer, football, track, and wrestling.

I just stumble upon this site and thought you might get some benefit from it:

http://www.libertysport.com/products.asp
by TheBlueShadow
Sat Sep 12, 2009 3:59 am
Forum: Pole Vault - General
Topic: Pole Vault Logo
Replies: 3
Views: 4152

Re: Pole Vault Logo

Easy there rainbow ... I will gladly pay someone for a cool sticker like that.
by TheBlueShadow
Wed Sep 09, 2009 11:14 pm
Forum: Pole Vault - General
Topic: Pole Vault Logo
Replies: 3
Views: 4152

Pole Vault Logo

http://m-fyve.com/storage/Track%20and%20Field/PoleVaultLogo%20RedWhite.jpg Can anyone tell me where I can get a high res version of this logo? I tried searching Google but I'm not exactly sure what to put in the search except Red and Blue pole vault logo. I didn't find anything that looks like it. ...
by TheBlueShadow
Tue Jun 09, 2009 8:45 pm
Forum: Pole Vault - General
Topic: Metric/English-all is answered
Replies: 39
Views: 138059

Re: Metric/English-all is answered

For those who don't want to create one in Excel, here's one that I made. You can enter the values in at the top or search on the charts for what you want. Let me know what you think. http://m-fyve.com/storage/Track%20and%20Field/Vault%20Height%20Conversion%20tables.xls PS: Thanks to dafox for provid...
by TheBlueShadow
Tue Jun 09, 2009 8:29 pm
Forum: Pole Vault - General
Topic: Meters to Feet Conversion Chart
Replies: 7
Views: 15303

Re: Meters to Feet Conversion Chart

Here's one that I made in Excel. You can enter the values in at the top or search on the charts for what you want. Let me know what you think. http://m-fyve.com/storage/Track%20and%20Field/Vault%20Height%20Conversion%20tables.xls PS: Thanks to dafox for providing a cleaner Excel code than I had. I h...
by TheBlueShadow
Mon Jun 08, 2009 1:31 pm
Forum: California
Topic: Pole Vault Summer Camp in Orange County
Replies: 3
Views: 6611

Re: Pole Vault Summer Camp in Orange County

higherflyer wrote:I usually jump on the last day as well; that alone is worth it!


I'd love to be there for that!
by TheBlueShadow
Mon Jun 08, 2009 12:53 pm
Forum: California
Topic: Skipping State for Graduation Activities?! (CA)
Replies: 2
Views: 5175

Re: Skipping State for Graduation Activities?! (CA)

I talked with the Simmons coach about this and he pointed out that the twins were very comfortable with their decision. They had competed at the state meet before. Still .... It would have been a bad-ass competition between them and Michael Woepse at the 16' level. Here are the final results: Boys P...
by TheBlueShadow
Sun Jun 07, 2009 7:29 pm
Forum: Pole Vault - Video Review
Topic: Sutter vaulter - the final meet
Replies: 0
Views: 1514

Sutter vaulter - the final meet

Here is the latest clip from my vaulter. He made it to the California state meet and qualified for the finals with this jump. The next day during finals he missed his attempts at 15'5" by the slightest margin. Anyway, he is off to Boise State to play football for the next few years, so for the ...
by TheBlueShadow
Wed May 20, 2009 1:55 am
Forum: Pole Vault - Video Review
Topic: Sutter Vaulter - 04/24/09
Replies: 14
Views: 3885

Re: Sutter Vaulter - 04/24/09

Nice point ... I'll try the left hand pressure thing. Seems logical.
by TheBlueShadow
Tue May 19, 2009 12:51 pm
Forum: Pole Vault - International
Topic: Hooker Jams Poles In Ceiling at Airport
Replies: 15
Views: 5318

Re: Hooker Jams Poles In Ceiling at Airport

birdi_gurlie wrote:Haha...I was talking with my Driver's Ed instructor about pole vault and he thought the poles came in 2 pieces! I was like, "NOOOOOO!!!!! If they're in two pieces, there's a big problem!"


lol ... tell him they are like a fishing pole and just telescope out when you need them.
by TheBlueShadow
Tue May 19, 2009 12:09 pm
Forum: Pole Vault - Video Review
Topic: Sutter Vaulter - 04/24/09
Replies: 14
Views: 3885

Re: Sutter Vaulter - 04/24/09

Thank you for your long thought out response. :) I am aware of his late planting but I haven't stressed it .... now that you have brought it back into light I am definitely going to stress it this week. The detailed advice regarding when to start the plant is very helpful. It's very tough to "s...
by TheBlueShadow
Mon May 18, 2009 3:30 pm
Forum: Pole Vault - Video Review
Topic: First vault after 18 years
Replies: 15
Views: 4313

Re: First vault after 18 years

Good job man! Keep it up. I did my first vaulting after about as many years as you. It feels really good to get off the ground again.

I like the kid in the background playing in the LJ pit ... lol.

Keep us updated.

:)

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