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Brad Walker 5.90

Unread postby rainbowgirl28 » Fri Jul 13, 2012 11:13 am


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Re: Brad Walker 5.90

Unread postby fishman4god » Fri Jul 13, 2012 12:42 pm

OH MY GOODNESS, seriously that 5.90 jump was HUGE!!!!!!! Holy camoly if he jumps like that in London ............there is no one who can touch that. That was easily 6.10-6.20 any way you slice it. Go Brad GO USA!

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Re: Brad Walker 5.90

Unread postby fishman4god » Fri Jul 13, 2012 4:59 pm

Any video of his 6.0 tryies?

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Re: Brad Walker 5.90

Unread postby KCEric28 » Fri Jul 13, 2012 5:19 pm

I heard on facebook (from somebody who was watching) that he stopped after 5.90

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Re: Brad Walker 5.90

Unread postby rainbowgirl28 » Sat Jul 14, 2012 12:20 am

fishman4god wrote:Any video of his 6.0 tryies?


His coach said he didn't take them up. I assume that means he either ran through or bailed on all of them.

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Re: Brad Walker 5.90

Unread postby Tumbleweed » Sat Jul 14, 2012 12:35 am

Brad & Spencer2.jpg
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I have watched this several times and stopped it at the apex and this vault was the biggest and best jump in the history of pole vault!!!!!!!!!!
He would have set a world record with no problem. My estimate of this jump was 6.30 - 6.35, which would shatter the long standing record.

We are all behind you Brad, I see big things for you at the Olympics!! Go USA!

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Re: Brad Walker 5.90

Unread postby rainbowgirl28 » Sat Jul 14, 2012 6:49 am

It was a great jump, but the camera angle was terrible for trying to estimate how high over the bar he was...

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Re: Brad Walker 5.90

Unread postby fishman4god » Sat Jul 14, 2012 10:01 am

Well you are right ..................however it was a big one for sure. Olympics should be awesome!

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Re: Brad Walker 5.90

Unread postby 73-vaulter » Sat Jul 14, 2012 1:47 pm

Man, what a vault. Thanks for the post. And Spencer; that is a good photo of you and Mr. Walker.


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