Video of Jenn Suhr’s World Record in the Pole Vault 5.02m

  • submit to reddit

by: LetsRun.com
March 2, 2013

Jenn Suhr, the Olympic pole vault champion, is now Jenn Suhr Olympic champion and indoor world record holder.

Saturday at the USATF indoor track and field championships in Albuquerque, New Mexico, Suhr was perfect all day before attempting the world record of 5.02m (16 feet 5 1/2 inches) (Yelena Isinbayeva’s previous world record was 5.01). Suhr broke the record in her first attempt (video below).

Suhr then made three attempts at 5.07 (5.06 is the outdoor world record).

Video of Jenn Suhr’s 5.02m World Record from USATFweb (Watch the meet Sunday from 4-6pm on NBC Sports Network)

*Results below, Reuters recap here

Women’s Pole VaultFinal
Event Records
 RecordTagMark AthleteAffiliationDate 
World5.01m16-5 ¼Yelena IsinbayevaRUSFebruary 23 2012
American4.88m16-0Jenn SuhradidasFebruary 14 2012
Meet4.86m15-11 ¼Jenn SuhradidasFebruary 27 2011

Progressions: 4.15, 4.25, 4.35, 4.40, 4.45, 4.50,4.55,4.60,4.65
One Flight. No Five Alive.

 

 PlaceAthlete NameAffiliationMark   
 1Jennifer Suhradidas5.02m16-5 ½ WR  
 2Kylie HutsonNike4.75m15-7   
 3Mary SaxerNew York Athletic Club4.60m15-1   
 4Janice KepplerUnattached4.60m15-1   
 5Becky HollidayUnattached4.50m14-9   
 6April KubishtaUnattached4.40m14-5 ¼   
 7Katy ViufUnattached4.35m14-3 ¼   
 8April Steiner BennettUnattached4.25m13-11 ¼   
 8Melissa GergelTeam Pacer4.25m13-11 ¼   
 10Catherine StreetUnattached4.15m13-7 ¼   
 NHSarah PappasUnattached     
 NHAngela RummansUnattached     
Field Series
 PlaceAthlete Name4.15m
13-7 ¼
4.25m
13-11 ¼
4.35m
14-3 ¼
4.40m
14-5 ¼
4.45m
14-7 ¼
4.50m
14-9
4.55m
14-11
4.60m
15-1
4.65m
15-3
4.70m
15-5
4.75m
15-7
4.80m
15-9
4.90m
16-0 ¾
5.02m
16-5 ½
5.07m
16-7 ½
     
 1Jennifer Suhr
adidas
PASSPASSPASSPASSPASSPASSPASSPASSOOPASSOOOXXX     
 2Kylie Hutson
Nike
PASSPASSPASSOPASSPASSOPASSOXXOXXOXXX        
 3Mary Saxer
New York Athletic Club
PASSPASSPASSOPASSOPASSOPASSXXX          
 4Janice Keppler
Unattached
PASSOPASSXPPPASSOPASSXXOXXX           
 5Becky Holliday
Unattached
OPASSXOPASSPASSOPASSXXX            
 6April Kubishta
Unattached
OOOOXXPX              
 7Katy Viuf
Unattached
OXOXOPASSXXX               
 8April Steiner Bennett
Unattached
PASSOXXX                 
 8Melissa Gergel
Team Pacer
OOXXX                 
 10Catherine Street
Unattached
XOXXX                  
 NHSarah Pappas
Unattached
XXX                   
 NHAngela Rummans
Unattached
XXPX                  

Posted in: Professional