The Future of Pole Vault

Sweden’s Armand Duplantis breaks the world record height in the Pole Vault during the Glasgow Indoor Prix at the Emirates Arena in Glasgow, Scotland, Saturday, 15 Feb 2020. Ian Rutherford, AP

Past

Sequence of movements by a world-class male pole vaulter. Reproduced from Ganslen (1979).

Present

Ouch
The setup of the pole vault event, with the bar, standards, pit, and box (runway not shown here) [12].

Future

https://lindseybergevin.files.wordpress.com/2014/01/pole-vault-break-big.jpg

Woks Cited

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