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by master
Fri May 04, 2012 1:23 am
Forum: Pole Vault - Equipment
Topic: Two Sided Pole Vault Pit
Replies: 17
Views: 10317

Re: Two Sided Pole Vault Pit

University of Oregon, Hayward Field, Eugene, Oregon. Two doubled ended pits, side by side. Can run two competitions at the same time with approach run either from north or south. I can't remember for sure, but I think there is a big "O" in the center of the top cover. http://www.goducks.co...
by master
Sun Apr 22, 2012 7:09 pm
Forum: Pole Vault - High School
Topic: NFHS Clarification on passing after 2 minute warm-up
Replies: 7
Views: 5089

Re: NFHS Clarification on passing after 2 minute warm-up

Thanks for posting those emails. It is nice to read the exact wording of the people involved.
by master
Sun Apr 22, 2012 3:18 am
Forum: Pole Vault - High School
Topic: NFHS Clarification on passing after 2 minute warm-up
Replies: 7
Views: 5089

Re: NFHS Clarification on passing after 2 minute warm-up

ART. 16 . . . A pole vault competitor(s) who has passed three consecutive heights and has not entered the competition should be permitted two minutes of warm-up jumps per the number of competitors entering at that height without the crossbar in place. The competitor(s) shall enter the competition a...
by master
Sun Apr 22, 2012 2:42 am
Forum: Pole Vault - High School
Topic: NFHS Clarification on passing after 2 minute warm-up
Replies: 7
Views: 5089

Re: NFHS Clarification on passing after 2 minute warm-up

Are the comments by Becky Oakes officially published somewhere? If so, would you please tell us where?
by master
Mon Apr 16, 2012 11:41 pm
Forum: Texas
Topic: Masters/open competitions
Replies: 3
Views: 5179

Re: Masters/open competitions

Direct Athletics is a site that I check for meets. You can specify in your search criteria that you want meets that accept individuals. http://www.directathletics.com/ And of course there is the USATF website. http://www.usatf.org/calendars/searchResults.asp?ageGroup=M&includeAllAges=ON and the ...
by master
Sun Apr 15, 2012 11:16 pm
Forum: Pole Vault Safety
Topic: Missing the Mats
Replies: 13
Views: 31085

Re: Missing the Mats

I have personally experienced and observed with other vaulters the following which can direct the vaulter to the right. If you plant with a "round house" motion of your top hand, your body will instinctively respond with your take off step crossing toward the right resulting in your take o...
by master
Sun Apr 15, 2012 12:39 am
Forum: Pole Vault - Coaches Forum
Topic: Limit Opening Heights in High School/Youth
Replies: 17
Views: 20096

Re: Limit Opening Heights in High School/Youth

Your points are well taken dj. If high school was intended to be the place where future Olympians trained, rather than where teenagers got an education and had the opportunity to be exposed to individual and team sports (as well as many other worthwhile endeavors), then your proposals would be more ...
by master
Mon Apr 09, 2012 12:09 am
Forum: Pole Vault - Equipment
Topic: What size pole to use
Replies: 8
Views: 6687

Re: What size pole to use

Below is an attempt to describe the relationship between flex and weight rating for poles. Note I am trying to convey the concept and I created the flex numbers to weight rating chart only for communicating the concept. I have probably left something out but if I have someone on PVP will correct it....
by master
Sun Apr 08, 2012 2:18 pm
Forum: Pole Vault - Equipment
Topic: What size pole to use
Replies: 8
Views: 6687

Re: What size pole to use

Okay i will do that. But the 135 wasnt soft because the kid ha just bought it at the end of last hear i think he said. It was a good pole i just have a good explosive take off i think for the most part. For any given weight rating there is a range of stiffness. It has nothing to do with how new the...
by master
Sat Mar 17, 2012 1:52 pm
Forum: Pole Vault - Masters
Topic: 2012 USATF Masters Indoor Champs Results (partial)
Replies: 2
Views: 4435

2012 USATF Masters Indoor Champs Results (partial)

Mens 60 and 65 M60 Pole Vault ==================================================================================================== 60 USA: R 4.05m Name Age Team Finals Points ==================================================================================================== Finals 1 Gorman, Steven ...
by master
Fri Mar 16, 2012 1:58 am
Forum: West and Northwest and Canyon Regions
Topic: Rick Baggetts DVD's coming to all the schools
Replies: 11
Views: 24447

Re: Rick Baggetts DVD's coming to all the schools

Hey Rick, Corvallis HS got the copies of the DVDs this week. Thank you and your sponsors very much for your generosity.

- John

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