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Report03 Aug 2021

Pole vault star Duplantis soars to Olympic gold in Tokyo

The thing is that Mondo Duplantis makes it look so easy.

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Previews30 Jul 2021

Five things to follow on day two in Tokyo

There are three titles up for grabs on the second day of athletics action at the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games on Saturday (31).

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Previews22 Jul 2021

Tokyo Olympics preview: pole vault

Expected highlights in the women's and men's pole vault.

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Series22 Jul 2021

Sam Kendricks: why I vault

The pole vault can seems a little scary to many people but I believe it is thrilling because you have to balance risk versus reward.

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Feature18 Jul 2021

Duplantis, pole vault legend in the making

Pole vault star Mondo Duplantis is not content with only flying high. Now he wants to do it on the major stage as he continues his journey to an athletics immortality.

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News18 Jun 2021

Stefanidi and Bradshaw in world-class Gateshead pole vault field

Some of the world’s best pole vaulters will be looking to test themselves on the eve of the Tokyo Olympics when they compete at the Muller British Grand Prix – a Wanda Diamond League meeting – in Gateshead International Stadium on 13 July.

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Series31 May 2021

100 ones to watch in Tokyo: vertical jumps

Every athlete has a story.

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Previews26 May 2021

Rojas ready to fly again in Doha

Thirty-two athletes who earned medals at the World Athletics Championships Doha 2019 – including 12 champions – will return to the Qatari capital on Friday (28) for the second Wanda Diamond League meeting of 2021.

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News24 May 2021

How the world's best vaulters have got each other covered

If there is an image to epitomise the camaraderie within the pole vault, the photograph of Mondo Duplantis holding an umbrella over Sam Kendricks to protect him from the Gateshead elements would be it.

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News16 May 2021

Seven Diamond League clashes to look forward to in 2021

The first Wanda Diamond League meeting of 2021 is set to take place in Gateshead on 23 May.

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News13 May 2021

World pole vault medallists reunite in Doha

All three 2019 women’s world pole vault medallists ¬– Sandi Morris, Anzhelika Sidorova and Katerina Stefanidi – will compete again in Doha for the Wanda Diamond League meeting on Friday 28 May.

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News06 May 2021

Duplantis, Cheptegei and Richardson set to make Czech debut in Ostrava

World record-holders Monto Duplantis and Joshua Cheptegei, along with world U20 record-holder Sha’Carri Richardson, will compete in the Czech Republic for the first time in their careers when they line up at the Golden Spike, a World Athletics Continental Tour Gold meeting, in Ostrava on 19 May.

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