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Unread postby smokinvaulter1 » Fri Jun 13, 2003 2:10 am

I was just told she is working with a new coach and scooting her takeoff back getting on longer poles. Can she jump 16' with a good take off from under her top hand?

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Unread postby wacky274 » Tue Jun 17, 2003 2:14 pm

She is working with greg hull out of phoenix, arizona who is the coach of nick hysong. I personally know this coach and he is an amazing coach. he has indeed, from another arizona coach who knows them well, started to rework a lot of her takeoff, but i have not heard about longer poles. I will have to find out, but yes, i think she is going to be jumping again big here in the future, with her work ethic and ability, she has the oppurtunity to do it.
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Unread postby rainbowgirl28 » Tue Jun 17, 2003 2:25 pm

She got beat by Feofanova this weekend. 15-5 to 15-1 I believe.


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