Subscribe Today
Thursday, 15 January 2015 17:46

Rivals for Lavillenie in Reno Tomorrow

Written by
Rate this item
(0 votes)
LaVillenie at the 2014 Euro Champs LaVillenie at the 2014 Euro Champs www.PhotoRun.net

Friday´s elite competition at the Pole Vault Summit offers some top names. The biggest star in Reno will be the Olympic winner and World record holder Renaud Lavillenie in his second meet of the indoor season. His main rivals could be US record holder Brad Walker, in-shape Sam Kendricks, last year in good shape jumping Mark Hollis. In the tentative start list also Briton Steve Lewis and decathlon star Trey Hardee. On the women side the Greek European medalist Ekaterini Stefanidi leads the field with experienced US group Mary Saxer, Becky Holliday and April Steiner-Bennett. In good shape already this indoor season is Melissa Gergel and Kelsie Ahbe.

Read 987 times