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by fishman4god
Mon Nov 12, 2012 5:19 pm
Forum: Pole Vault - Training
Topic: Optimal body shape for vaulting.
Replies: 16
Views: 18172

Re: Optimal body shape for vaulting.

Hey by the way how high did you jump in High school? Just curious.
by fishman4god
Mon Nov 12, 2012 5:17 pm
Forum: Pole Vault - Training
Topic: Optimal body shape for vaulting.
Replies: 16
Views: 18172

Re: Optimal body shape for vaulting.

I agree with Rainbowgirl no bodybuilder nonsense. From a pole vaulter/gymnastics point of view size is not the objective but rather strength to weight ratio. And while I am on this slant pulling type activities are more beneficial than pushing for pole vault. I will try to explain; when you plant yo...
by fishman4god
Mon Nov 12, 2012 5:01 pm
Forum: Pole Vault - Equipment
Topic: New Pole Help
Replies: 5
Views: 3959

Re: New Pole Help

So my question is what does your coach say and what poles do you have available to you.
by fishman4god
Mon Nov 12, 2012 4:55 pm
Forum: South and Southeast Regions
Topic: Florida and International Senior Games
Replies: 1
Views: 3525

Florida and International Senior Games

Hey all you 50 plus vaulters the Florida and International senior games are December 9th. The deadline for entry is November 16th. Anyone from any state is welcome so come on down and jump with us. Go to Florida Sports Foundation and click on Senior games and follow the links for Registration. Hope ...
by fishman4god
Mon Nov 12, 2012 4:54 pm
Forum: Pole Vault - Masters
Topic: Florida and International Senior Games
Replies: 5
Views: 5365

Florida and International Senior Games

Hey all you 50 plus vaulters the Florida and International senior games are December 9th. The deadline for entry is November 16th. Anyone from any state is welcome so come on down and jump with us. Go to Florida Sports Foundation and click on Senior games and follow the links for Registration. Hope ...
by fishman4god
Mon Nov 12, 2012 4:53 pm
Forum: Website News and Camp/Competition Announcements
Topic: Florida Senior games
Replies: 0
Views: 1482

Florida Senior games

Hey all you 50 plus vaulters the Florida and International senior games are December 9th. The deadline for entry is November 16th. Anyone from any state is welcome so come on down and jump with us. Go to Florida Sports Foundation and click on Senior games and follow the links for Registration. Hope ...
by fishman4god
Sat Nov 10, 2012 7:56 pm
Forum: Pole Vault - Masters
Topic: Not too late to start pole vaulting again!
Replies: 45
Views: 27471

Re: Not too late to start pole vaulting again!

Good job mike keep at it......great start!
by fishman4god
Sun Oct 14, 2012 7:28 pm
Forum: Pole Vault - Equipment
Topic: Two Sided Pole Vault Pit
Replies: 17
Views: 10023

Re: Two Sided Pole Vault Pit

WOW ! really sweet!!!
by fishman4god
Thu Oct 11, 2012 8:07 am
Forum: Pole Vault - Equipment
Topic: Got a new pole!
Replies: 6
Views: 4001

Re: Got a new pole!

Nope not politics or a legend just the way it is. Not for everyone but yet again you might like one if you jumped on one. Pole design has changed a lot in 50 plus years and a cut pole feels more like what I am used to and other old guys feel the same. Not all of them........just some! Thanks for the...
by fishman4god
Tue Oct 09, 2012 7:36 am
Forum: Pole Vault - Equipment
Topic: Got a new pole!
Replies: 6
Views: 4001

Re: Got a new pole!

Well you are right no high school kids.......and I beg to differ but a lower sail piece(more material) will make the pole bend higher not lower(essxpoles) are a good example of high bend lower sail piece. A lot of us old timers cut our poles for lots of reasons and this pole is for personal(old guy)...
by fishman4god
Sun Oct 07, 2012 9:18 pm
Forum: Pole Vault - Equipment
Topic: Got a new pole!
Replies: 6
Views: 4001

Got a new pole!

Well I got a new pole 15'160 Spirit.................promptly cut 8" inches off the bottom and it works like a dream! really smooth and nice high bend. Anyone else have experience with cut spirits?
by fishman4god
Fri Oct 05, 2012 6:03 pm
Forum: Pole Vault - Masters
Topic: Not too late to start pole vaulting again!
Replies: 45
Views: 27471

Re: Not too late to start pole vaulting again!

Welcome back enjoy and be safe....................also jump high!

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