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by spike gibeault
Mon Mar 24, 2008 9:01 pm
Forum: Pole Vault - Equipment
Topic: Spirit Pole Test Weights
Replies: 22
Views: 7164

Anyone correct me if im wrong here, but i heard that the newer UCS spirits have moved their labels up on the pole so that it is not 6" down, but as for your real question, i am assuming they would measure it from the max hand hold, otherwise it would be a lot stiffer
by spike gibeault
Mon Mar 24, 2008 8:50 pm
Forum: Pole Vault - USA Elite
Topic: former collegiate great making a comeback for '08
Replies: 277
Views: 129853

i checked all the meets that i could find and no one was seated at 5.50...?
by spike gibeault
Thu Mar 20, 2008 10:27 pm
Forum: New England Region
Topic: CT-USATF Indoor Results
Replies: 9
Views: 9316

well there are the USATF Junior Olympics in june... but after the association there are regionals and nationals... but you have to qualify for them Hey bill, the junior Olympics require a usatf number, which you probably know, but i heard the usatf guys talking about how nobody shows up for the jun...
by spike gibeault
Wed Mar 19, 2008 9:26 pm
Forum: New England Region
Topic: Babcock sets school record again
Replies: 2
Views: 5392

Nice job! Glad to hear your progressing!...now i have to go another season of you beating me by one height :( lol im cool with it though, i have another year without you! :D
by spike gibeault
Wed Mar 19, 2008 3:36 pm
Forum: South and Southeast Regions
Topic: Labor Day Street Vault 2008, Jacksonville, FL
Replies: 1
Views: 2304

I was there last year it was great! Great people, great environment, great food!, great vaulting. The runway was really fast too. It was worth the trip from connecticut. :yes: :yes: GO TO IT! :D
by spike gibeault
Mon Mar 17, 2008 9:20 pm
Forum: New England Region
Topic: Connecticut Outdoor Season Master Schedule
Replies: 4
Views: 6706

if you beat me...i would be proud, and we would have to party
by spike gibeault
Mon Mar 17, 2008 4:02 pm
Forum: New England Region
Topic: happy st paTRACKs day :)...and first day of track for ct
Replies: 0
Views: 4444

happy st paTRACKs day :)...and first day of track for ct

Woo happy st Patrick's day! if you didn't get it in the title i capitalized track :P im lame...but anyway, its the first day of outdoor track here at woodstock academy, and i think it is at all the other school in ct but correct me if im wrong, but, i just wanted to say, happy st patricks day and i ...
by spike gibeault
Mon Mar 17, 2008 3:56 pm
Forum: New England Region
Topic: Connecticut Outdoor Season Master Schedule
Replies: 4
Views: 6706

LHSvaulter wrote:Ledyard Boys team is going away to Woodstock for the first time in at least 4 years. Maybe I'll beat you on your own pole.

haha not.
i just got 13'6" on it :P good luck, although i hope i can get on a 13'6" or a 14' by then
by spike gibeault
Thu Mar 13, 2008 2:20 pm
Forum: Pole Vault - Advanced Technique
Topic: Trail Leg- Tuck or Petrov?
Replies: 127
Views: 69403

Re: just curious

Why is everyone arguing with a teen who is vaulting 13'? I am sorry to offend you, spike, but I just don't understand why you would think that any of your points are valid. Personal experience? Exactly how much of that do you have? Compared with the last 30 years of experience of the VAULTING WORLD...
by spike gibeault
Tue Mar 11, 2008 2:07 pm
Forum: Pole Vault - USA Elite
Topic: former collegiate great making a comeback for '08
Replies: 277
Views: 129853

SMOKING 5.50!?! :dazed: impressive!!
by spike gibeault
Sun Mar 09, 2008 12:55 pm
Forum: Pole Vault - General
Topic: 20 feet
Replies: 44
Views: 16391

PVG8R wrote:what was the pole that bubka was on when he cleared 20?


http://www.polevaultpower.com/6mclub.php

5.20m pole 10.6 flex holding at 5.18

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