New World Record in the Women’s Pole Vault – it takes training of the right sort!

View from the bull-pen at the USA Indoor Track and Field Championships:

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Mood Reading: ZZ’s  (didn’t get a ton of sleep last night but WHO CARES!  Got a spanking brand new World Record in the Women’s Pole Vault last night to celebrate!!)

The indoor pole vault pit at the Albuquerque Convention Center yesterday was a lot hotter than the chilly temperatures outside.  We wandered over from the hotel to catch the men’s heptathlon vault that was scheduled before the women’s event  and for a bunch of big guys, they put on a pretty good show. Read the rest of this entry »