pole vaulter

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Noun1.pole vaulter - an athlete who jumps over a high crossbar with the aid of a long polepole vaulter - an athlete who jumps over a high crossbar with the aid of a long pole
athlete, jock - a person trained to compete in sports
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Ernest John Obiena, the Italy-trained pole vaulter who is expected to deliver a gold medal for the Philippines, dropped out of the Southeast Asian Games even before he could even take the plane out of Manila.
French pole vaulter Renaud Lavillenie was reduced to tears after being booed on the podium while he received his silver medal.
ATHLETICS MIDDLESBROUGH pole vaulter Charlie Myers is seeking a top five finish at next week's World Under-20 Athletics Championships.
Pole vaulter Charley Myers in action at Loughborough (main pic) and (inset) discus thrower Alan Toward
m va Games pole vaulter Sally Peake, from Hawarden in Flintshire, continued her good start to 2016 with a clearance of 4.
French pole vaulter Renaud Lavillenie picked up the men's prize while British sprinter Adam Gemili, who took European 200m gold, took the Rising Star Award.
The last chance to try and salvage some small pride this evening will rest on the shoulders of pole vaulter Sally Peake, javelin ace Lee Doran and Chris Gowell who qualified for the 1500m final.
Silva, the best female pole vaulter in Bowdoin history, has competed at the national meet four times and owns in the indoor and outdoor school records in her event.
Summary: Moscow: Yelena Isinbayeva, the greatest woman pole vaulter of all time, thrilled a partisan home .
Ashcroft was an All-America women's pole vaulter at Nevada and won a state Class 2A championship in the event at Sheridan High School.
Solihull pole vaulter Rowan May says his return to full fitness could not have gone any better as he prepares to make his comeback from a debilitating knee injury.
The image on Google's home page shows a female pole vaulter attempting a leap over the bar using a long and flexible pole.