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by fishman4god
Tue Jul 10, 2012 2:10 pm
Forum: Pole Vault - Equipment
Topic: Pole question
Replies: 9
Views: 5384

Re: Pole question

Thanks and some good points and yes...........................it is a beast and kinda scary :eek:
by fishman4god
Tue Jul 10, 2012 2:07 pm
Forum: Pole Vault - Advanced Technique
Topic: Bending Trail Leg?
Replies: 27
Views: 21311

Re: Bending Trail Leg?

Well for sure it answers some questions..........and I agree with most of the post, however some questions as you said........remain unanswered. The real big one is--------- does the left are pull from the beginning? I will try it and see if it makes a difference eliminating some passive phases :D t...
by fishman4god
Mon Jul 09, 2012 6:42 pm
Forum: Pole Vault - Equipment
Topic: Pole question
Replies: 9
Views: 5384

Re: Pole question

He great advice I will try that. Makes sense just was not sure how to go about it. Thanks! :D
by fishman4god
Mon Jul 09, 2012 3:38 pm
Forum: Pole Vault - Advanced Technique
Topic: Bending Trail Leg?
Replies: 27
Views: 21311

Re: Bending Trail Leg?

OK I understand what you are saying.....but for the sake of clarification lets call it the take-off phase instead of he drive/chest drive phase. How could you eliminate the take-off position (even passing through it) that as many vaulters past and present recognize as the revese "c" . I ag...
by fishman4god
Mon Jul 09, 2012 3:02 pm
Forum: Pole Vault - Equipment
Topic: Pole question
Replies: 9
Views: 5384

Re: Pole question

Right!
by fishman4god
Mon Jul 09, 2012 12:31 pm
Forum: Pole Vault - Historical
Topic: Steve Smith
Replies: 2
Views: 13392

Steve Smith

Anyone have a video of Steve Smith pole vaulting from a skateboard downhill? (Yes he really did it), but would love to see the video!
by fishman4god
Mon Jul 09, 2012 12:28 pm
Forum: Pole Vault - General
Topic: Sh!t Vaulters Say
Replies: 19
Views: 16795

Re: Sh!t Vaulters Say

The classic "can we move the pit it's a headwind". and how about "I usually jump better when I'm not tired" or "I really jumped great the other day I wish I had a video to proove it". These seem to be common in the south (florida) at meets! Or my favorite "it is re...
by fishman4god
Mon Jul 09, 2012 12:13 pm
Forum: Pole Vault - Equipment
Topic: Pole question
Replies: 9
Views: 5384

Re: Pole question

Well that is knda where I am at. Just gonna jump on i and see what happens. Thanks for the insight..................however if anyone has any first hand experience with what I am about to do please chime in!
by fishman4god
Mon Jul 09, 2012 9:44 am
Forum: Pole Vault - Equipment
Topic: Pole question
Replies: 9
Views: 5384

Pole question

Ok, this is gonna be kinda long so...................bear with me. I am currently jumping on an Altius (2012) model 13'9" 190. The new Altius poles can be gripped all the way to the top minus about an inch for the weight label. ( I am a masters vaulter so I realize that that is incosequential ,...
by fishman4god
Mon Jul 09, 2012 9:14 am
Forum: Pole Vault - International
Topic: Steve Hooker
Replies: 52
Views: 27517

Re: Steve Hooker

Bummer, hope he gets it together brfore London.
by fishman4god
Sun Jul 08, 2012 2:30 pm
Forum: Pole Vault - Advanced Technique
Topic: Bending Trail Leg?
Replies: 27
Views: 21311

Re: Bending Trail Leg?

I can agree with that statement "if you over exagerate any phase" just wanted to clarify the chest leads part...............and it does just not as an intentional action but as a result fo good technique!
by fishman4god
Sun Jul 08, 2012 2:23 pm
Forum: Pole Vault - International
Topic: Steve Hooker
Replies: 52
Views: 27517

Steve Hooker

So what is up with Hooker,or should I say with the absence of steve Hooker? His website is kind of non-existent compared to the past versions.

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