Archive: Oct 2015

  1. “HALLOWEEN FLYING” @ CIRCUS …Tedi DeMaria (12′ 4″) …. Nick Marino(14′ 1.25″) Lead -the-Circus-Pack !!!!!!

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    The Hudson Valley FLYING CIRCUS Pole Vault Project
    Warwick,NY
    Meet #2 6 STEP HALLOWEEN VAULT

    October 31 – Before the candy…. The Day belonged to Pole Vault.
    CONGRATULATIONS to all 43 Pole Vault enthusiasts for making HALLOWEEN 6 STEP another FUN DAY TOGETHER. The chilly night air was replaced with some hot vaulting technique in the drafty old Barn at The Warwick Center for Pole Vault Development. Sportsmanship and Friendship was on display all day…with costumes and music revving up the filled seats of proud parents and spectators. Many thanks to all volunteers helping with all the meet details of scoring…bar placing and standards adjustments. ” VOLUNTEERS MOVE-THE-WORLD “…… THANK YOU.

    AM GIRLS SECTION….. New York State Champion..Tedi DeMaria flew over 12′ 4″ and was close at 12′ 8″ on all three attempts…Commack,NY junior…Amanda McNelis punched her first ever 12′ 1″ Leap of Faith and close bars for Coach Jim Henderson at 12′ 4″!!! Stephanie Duffy(Wash’ville,NY) took the open at 12′ 7″ as Waldo Costume looked great…Genevieve Reilly(Warwick,NY) set another 8th grade record at 9′ 1″ to win Middle School…and Chloe Pasek(Mahwah,NJ) lifted to a personal best elementary school record of 7’7″ for the 6th grader!!!!! 12 School Records were set by the Girls!!!

    Girls High School Division:
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    12′ 4″ Tedi DeMaria(Albany,NY
    12′ 1″ Amanda McNelis(Commack,NY)
    11′ 8″ Alana Carroll(Albany,NY)
    11′ 4″ Leah Saifi (Livingston,NJ)
    11′ 4″ Samantha Kaplan(New Paltz,NY)
    11′ 1″ Jessica Ippolito(Fair Lawn,NJ)
    11′ 1″ Caitlin Reverand(Demarest,NJ)
    10′ 7″ Madisyn Hawkins(Coughlin,PA)
    10′ 7″ Michelle Rubinetti(Demarest,NJ)
    10′ 7″ Bridget Muller(Mahwak,NJ)
    9′ 1″ Kelly Zavtacks(Smithtown,Y)
    9′ 1″ Erin Yuder(Demarest,NJ)
    9′ 1″ Lia Zavattaro(Greenwich,CT)
    9′ 1″ Cassy Gtonery(Holy Cross,PA)
    8′ 1″ Gabriela Nebiker(monroe,NY)
    7′ 1″ Alisha Tamarrher(New Paltz,NY)
    7′ 1″ Kais Beckan(North Highlands,NJ)

    Open Division
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    12′ 7″ Stephanie Duffy(Wash’ville,NY)

    Middle School Division
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    9′ 1″ Genevieve Reilly(Warwick,NY)

    Elementary School Division
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    7′ 7″ Chloe Pasek(Mahwak,NJ) 6th Grader!!!

    PM BOYS/MEN’S DIVISION ….Hatsboro,PA junior…Nick Marino went to his first 6 Step vaulting of the fall…and soared 14′ 1.25″ on his final vault to edge Peter Chan(Delbarton,NJ)… Nick is coached by Olympic Pole Vault medalist..Lawrence Johnson and was the lone Soph last spring invited to compete in The Penn Relays. He jumped 14′ 6″ as a soph this summer. Prevailing in the Open Division was James Schuler(Byran Hills,NY) at 13′ 7”.. Middle School winner was Conor Reilly of Scotch Plains,NJ with a super 10′ 6″ flight…and defending his Masters Crown was 74 year old..John “DOC” Andresen(Goshen,NY) at 10′ 1″ !!!! 10 Pr’s set and 4 School Records !!!

    Boys High School Division
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    14′ 1.25″ Nick Marino(Hatsboro,PA)
    13′ 7″ Peter Chan(Delbarton,NJ)
    13′ 7″ Mark DeLuca(Westhill,CT)
    13′ 1.5″ Matt Marsh(Duryea,PA)
    13′ 1.5″ Matt Delorenzo(Wallkill,NY)
    13′ 1.5″ Brian Rubenstein(Berkley Heights,NJ)
    12′ 1″ Dane Sorensen(Warwick,NY)
    11′ 7″ Jordan Schwartz(Greenwich,CT)
    11′ 1″ Jason Mezhibovsky(Demarest,NJ)
    10′ 7″ Jake Baker(Poughkeepsie,NY)
    10′ 1″ Brendan McShane(Warwick,NY)
    10′ 1″ Kesigh DeLoatch(Warwick,NY)

    Open Division
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    13′ 7″ James Schuler(ByramHills,NY)
    13′ 7″ Chris Cozzins(Albany,NY)
    13′ 1″ Brian Leggett(Albany,NY)
    12′ 7″ Somon Nader(Spanish River,FL)

    Middle School Division
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    10′ 7″ Conor Reilly(Scotch Plains,NJ)

    Masters Division
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    10′ 1″ John “Doc” Andresen(Goshen,NY) 74 Year Young!!!!

    ON TO 7 STEP APPROACH……. Next Barn Meet Sat. Dec. 5 Andy Wasnik Classic … Flying Circus

  2. “CIRCUS HALLOWEEN VAULT MEET” ….Saturday October 31 ….JOIN US !!!

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    The Hudson Valley Flying Circus Pole Vault Project
    3 Warwick Center Road & Hoyt Road
    Warwick, New York 10990

    POLE VAULT ALERT !!!!!! JUST 7 DAYS-TO-GO !!!!!!!

    The Flying Circus Fall Pole Vaulting Tour will crank it up on Halloween Saturday October 31 in the Warwick Center Vault Barn and YOU ARE INVITED to add to the “Energy of Flying on Fiberglass”. This Fun Meet will be from 6 Steps and the plot has thickened ….. The Barn Doors get unbolted at 8:31AM for the Girls Warm Up and Meet starts at 10:01AM…. All Divisions are included(Elementary,Middle School,High School,Open,Masters). Following a brief lunch break…the Boys/Men will start their Warm Up at 1:15PM (All Divisions…MS-HS-Ope-/Masters) and the meet starts at 2:15PM. This 6 Step meet is the progressive link to our 7 Step+ ANDY WASNIK CLASSIC POLE VAULT MEET on Saturday December 5 at the barn. LET”S GET READY for the ARMORY INDOOR SCHEDULE of MEETS!!!!

    Meet Entry Fee… still… Just $20 per athlete at-the-door only.

    FLYING CIRCUS… BE INSPIRED.