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Renaud Lavillenie: Out-Vaulting Bubka - Track & Field - About.com
A brief athletic biography of French pole vaulter Renaud Lavillenie, the 2012 Olympic champion and world record-holder.
Men's Track & Field World Records by Event - Track and Field
Renaud Lavillenie, France, 6.16 meters (20 feet, 2½ inches). Competing in Donetsk, Ukraine - the home town of former world record-holder Sergey Bubka - and ...
The Best 2013 World Championship Men's Jumpers - Track & Field
Defending Olympic champion Renaud Lavillenie of France has dominated men's pole vaulting in 2013 and enters the World Championships as the clear favorite ...
World's Top 2012 Olympic Contenders - Track and Field - About.com
Renaud Lavillenie. The Frenchman never earned more than a bronze medal in World Championship competition until he won the World Indoor title in 2012, just ...
2013 World Championship Review: Men's Jumps - Track & Field
France's Renaud Lavillenie was the clear favorite in the men's pole vault, but his opening miss during qualifications, at 5.65/18-6½, foreshadowed a difficult road ...
Men's Pole Vault World Records - Track & Field - About.com
That was a fortunate change for France's Renaud Lavillenie. Jumping in Donetsk in 2014, with Bubka watching, Lavillenie cleared 6.16/20-2½ on his first try to ...
2011 World Championships Recap: Jumps
Cuba's surprising Lazaro Borges also cleared 5.90 – on his third attempt – to earn the silver medal, while pre-Championships favorite Renaud Lavillenie took ...
London Olympics Preview: Jumps - Track and Field - About.com
France's Renaud Lavillenie will cross the Channel looking for London pole vault gold after winning the World Indoor Championship and dominating the 2012 ...
World Indoor Championships Men's Jumps Review - Track & Field
The absence of France's Renaud Lavillenie hung over the event, as he suffered an injury after breaking the world record just a few weeks before the ...
Introduction to the Pole Vault - Track and Field - About.com
But Renaud Lavillenie of France broke Bubka's indoor mark in 2014, clearing 6.16/20-2½. Lavillenie's mark is accepted as the overall world record. Women's ...