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pole vault

1. the. a field event in which competitors attempt to clear a high bar with the aid of an extremely flexible long pole
2. a single attempt in the pole vault
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The way it is designed, the broadhead eliminates any tendency to skip, skid or pole-vault on impact.
In between the raindrops, I put together a short dissertation for our pole-vault campers, based on the key principles expounded by Coach Smith.
Sonia, 22, who has switched from Olympic gymnast to Commonwealth pole-vaulter, already boasts a Commonwealth silver in gymnastics and is the British under-23 indoor pole-vault record holder.