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Synonyms for vaulter

an athlete who jumps over a high crossbar with the aid of a long pole

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30 meters, making the 21-year-old vaulter a title favourite.
Japanese pole vaulter Hiroki Ogita was recorded by a camera apparently knocking off the Olympic bar with his manhood and became an internet sensation.
They take place in Russia in July and the selectors will take two men's pole vaulters.
Joanna Eccles from Great Britain is today's most successful vaulter and "Henry" was her partner for all the titles, World champion, European champion and No 1.
Moscow: Yelena Isinbayeva, the greatest woman pole vaulter of all time, thrilled a partisan home crowd roaring her every jump when she landed the third and probably last world title of her illustrious career yesterday.
Ashcroft, who coached middle distance runners and worked with the pole vaulters, was let go at Oregon in July as part of a shake-up in the program.
Solihull pole vaulter Rowan May is raring to get back into action
The Olympic record for pole vault is set by Australian pole vaulter Steven Hooker with 5.
Passers-by were thrilled by the star-studded line-up of British vaulters who reached heights of more than five metres - higher than a double decker bus.
CUTLINE: Master pole vaulter Jim Tylock of Shrewsbury in action at a Westboro High School practice.
The mark McCorkel broke stood for 17 years--held by Morry Sanders, a former Lake Hamilton pole vaulter and current Wolves assistant coach.
Wilson also volunteered as a potential escaper and at first became a vaulter while Eric Williams and Mike Codner began tunneling operations from beneath the horse, excavating tons of sand over several months, which they stuffed into sacks sewn from cut-off trouser legs, before being lugged back into the barber's shop to unload it.
The teenage pole vaulter would love to hit the heights as Olympic champion.
DISCO music, flashing lights and smoke machines are the order of the day for Wales' number one pole vaulter Scott Simpson as he continues his comeback from injury.
I'm just glad the state meet is here this year rather than Sacramento, or I'd have to miss it all together,'' said Steben, the top pole vaulter in the area.