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

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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 Vault Final
Event Records
 Record Tag Mark   Athlete Affiliation Date 
World 5.01m 16-5 ¼ Yelena Isinbayeva RUS February 23 2012
American 4.88m 16-0 Jenn Suhr adidas February 14 2012
Meet 4.86m 15-11 ¼ Jenn Suhr adidas February 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.

 

 Place Athlete Name Affiliation Mark      
 1 Jennifer Suhr adidas 5.02m 16-5 ½  WR   
 2 Kylie Hutson Nike 4.75m 15-7     
 3 Mary Saxer New York Athletic Club 4.60m 15-1     
 4 Janice Keppler Unattached 4.60m 15-1     
 5 Becky Holliday Unattached 4.50m 14-9     
 6 April Kubishta Unattached 4.40m 14-5 ¼     
 7 Katy Viuf Unattached 4.35m 14-3 ¼     
 8 April Steiner Bennett Unattached 4.25m 13-11 ¼     
 8 Melissa Gergel Team Pacer 4.25m 13-11 ¼     
 10 Catherine Street Unattached 4.15m 13-7 ¼     
 NH Sarah Pappas Unattached         
 NH Angela Rummans Unattached         
Field Series
 Place Athlete Name 4.15m
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
         
 1 Jennifer Suhr
adidas
PASS PASS PASS PASS PASS PASS PASS PASS O O PASS O O O XXX          
 2 Kylie Hutson
Nike
PASS PASS PASS O PASS PASS O PASS O XXO XXO XXX                
 3 Mary Saxer
New York Athletic Club
PASS PASS PASS O PASS O PASS O PASS XXX                    
 4 Janice Keppler
Unattached
PASS O PASS XPP PASS O PASS XXO XXX                      
 5 Becky Holliday
Unattached
O PASS XO PASS PASS O PASS XXX                        
 6 April Kubishta
Unattached
O O O O XXP X                            
 7 Katy Viuf
Unattached
O XO XO PASS XXX                              
 8 April Steiner Bennett
Unattached
PASS O XXX                                  
 8 Melissa Gergel
Team Pacer
O O XXX                                  
 10 Catherine Street
Unattached
XO XXX                                    
 NH Sarah Pappas
Unattached
XXX                                      
 NH Angela Rummans
Unattached
XXP X                                    

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