Pole Vault Records For Greeks

first_imgGreek pole vaulters Costas Filippidis and Nicole Kyriakopoulou set new national records records over the past weekend in Paris, showing growing international promise.Filippidis improved his recent record of 5.85 meters, leaping 5.91 meters, only the fourth vaulter in the world this year to go that high. It gave him the win in the event.Kyriakopoulou vaulted 4.83 meters to break her own Greek record as well as the Diamond League record and record the world’s leading performance,just one month ahead of the World Championships in Beijing.Hurdler Costas Douvalidis matched his national record at 110 meters at 13.34 seconds. High jumper Antonis Mastoras cleared 2.29 meters and qualified for next years Olympic Games in Rio.TweetPinShare0 Shareslast_img