is first Pinoy bet in 2022 Tokyo Olympics !-- -- Joey Villar (Philstar.com) - September 4, 2019 - 10:33am MANILA, Philippines Pole vaulter
EJ Obiena has become the first Filipino qualifier to the 2020 Tokyo Olympics.
Ernest John Obiena cleared 5.81 meters in a tournament in Chiara, Italy late Tuesday to earn a spot in the 2020 Tokyo Olympics.
Uy's feat came a few days after fellow pole vaulter
EJ Obiena shattered the 26-year-old tournament record in the men's side.
One of them is Natalie Uy, a Filipino-American pole vaulter
whose personal best is well beyond the gold medal mark of the SEA Games.
Armand Duplantis beat Kenya's Rhonex Kipruto to the rising star award while American hurdler Sydney McLaughlin was the best rising female athlete.
Doha: Greek pole vaulter
Katerina Stefanidi has suggested the IAAF trim her taller rivals' arms and legs in their bid for equality, in a dig at new rules on women's testosterone for certain track events.
All eyes will also be on pole vaulter
Charlie Myers, the Teessider in fine form in 2018.
MIDDLESBROUGH pole vaulter
Charlie Myers says he cannot wait to don the Great Britain vest in one of the most prestigious athletics competitions in the world next month.
Japanese pole vaulter
Hiroki Ogita knocks the bar off with his privates in an embarrassing shot that went viral.
m va Games pole vaulter
Sally Peake, from Hawarden in Flintshire, continued her good start to 2016 with a clearance of 4.31m, after a 4.40m the previous week.
LIVERPOOL John Moores University pole vaulter
Harry Coppell insists he is only just getting started this season after taking gold at the 2016 BUCS Nationals in Sheffield.