The HV FLYING CIRCUS 2022 Pole Vault Festival. Preview July 8-9 2022

    Wanta’ see  “humans fly” ??????      ….just. stop by the Vault Barn in Warwick,New York. this weekend. and. enjoy the spirit. and. energy of over 80  daring pole vaulters of all ages  defy gravity together.        YES…  the 22nd  edition of  the Flying Circus  Pole Vault Festival Meet. will be. filled. with fun for the whole family…. Bring your lawn chair and cooler of. drinks and be a part of our Pole Vault Celebration.  Full schedule for this. two day meet (8 separate Divisions) and  top entries highlighted. below.     Free Parking…Free lively Music…..Free Story Telling !!!!!!

  Friday..July 8…..

The Warm Up begins on Friday morning at 9:01am  for  our future   vault stars Middle School Division for both Boys and girls.  Top seed in the  MS Boys  is   hometown hero 8th grader, Luke Beattie(Warwick,NY) with is sensational 13′ 0″   vault this  spring for the Purple Wave of Warwick Valley. The Girls Middle School top seed  is Kate Anderson  of  Monroe MiddleSchool,NY and Flying Circus.  The High School Freshman meet warm up begins  at 11:01am for the Boys and Girl 12 noon start time. Leading the Boys  are  two NB Nationals All Americans  this  year… Matt Herbert(Shore Hills,NJ)  at 13′ 0″   and Owen Keating(Pompton Lakes,NJ)  at 12′ 6″  this  spring. Anthony Roe (Warwick Valley,NY) is seeded  third  at 11′ 1″ for the Circus.  The Girls Freshman is loaded with 10 of the best girls in the East. Leading top seed is  NB National Champion..Rachel Venter  of Warwick Valley,NY  at 12′ 0″.. followed  by National Ninja Warrior Champion…Jordan Carr(Joel Barlow,CT)  at 11′ 6″  and   Madeline Magliaro(Trinity School,NY) 10′ 8″ Ivy League Champion this year.    The Sophomore Boys and Girls warm up at 1:30pm  for their  2:31pm Start time….  leading the girls section  will be  Lily Beattie(Warwick Valley,NY)..the Multi-Event champion from the Purple Wave…with her  All-American. 12′ 8″ performance this. spring on BIG POLES. Pine Bush,NY Sprint/vault star..Ella Galloway continues. to soar at 11′ 8″PR. and John Jay,NY  Rock Climbing Champion ..Maia Perillo is third. seed. at 11′ 0″.  The. Masters Division kicks off  warm up at 4:31pm for their  5″01 start time..  with Top Seed and Last year’s winner..John Mraz (Edison,NJ) top seed   at 12′ 1.5″. and William Russel(Leonia,NJ) in hot pursuit….            VOLUNTEERS  for helping with scoring..Pit standards..PR Bell Ringing…Awards… are greatly appreciated. both days.. T-Shirt REWARD!!!!!

Saturday. July 9…Preview

IF Rain.. all  Division move inside at Barn on a rolling schedule .    Warn Up for the Boys & Girls HS Junior  Meet will be.  at 9:01pm for their. 10: 01 Start time.  Top Boy seed.  is fast improving Ian Kearney(North Highlands,NJ). with his. 14′ 0″ sail this year and Coached. by Dane Sorensen at Circus. Matt Aono(Ridgewood,NJ) also at 14′ 0″… Lucas Williams(Ridgefield,CT) at 13′ 6″ and Matt Lourenco(Bayshore ,NY) will push hard. for. the cold JOE TEA  in the. 12 man field. The HS Junior Girlks will feature.  two of this year Flying Circus All American  Champions…. Tatum Norris(Susquehanna,PA) at 12′ 4″ (also 2  time PA State sprint champion(12.08/ 24.94) and Emma Keating(Pompton Lakes,NJ) perhaps.  the most improved vaulter in the Northeast this spring  at 12′ 4″ and both pushing onto  the 13′ barrier.  Connecticut Indoor. and Outdoor State Champion..Ellison Weiner(Weston,CT) will not be left behind. at 12′ 0″ is third seed.       The HS Senior Section warms up at 11:31 for their  12:01 Start time…  This section features. a shootout  from  two great kids over 17′  bar this season… Jack Vecellio(Gill,MASS).  2 time National Indoor Champion ,with 17′ 1.5″PR and State all time record. and Nick Lourenco(Bayshore,NY).All American and NY State Champion. at 17′ 0″ will have the crowd breathless…   Luke Gnospelius of Ridgewood,NY. at 15′ 1.5″..all time school record coached. by Tim Wilson… Connecticut Indoor/Outdoor state champ..Steve Ditelberg(Fairfield,CT)  is close chasing. at 14′ 11″ PR… Sawyer Garret(Sherborn,MASS) at 14′ 9″(NB All American)…Harrison Hayward(Bedford  Corners,NY) has. a 14′ 6′ PR. The HS Senior Girls will feature. Rachel Mason(High Point,NJ) with her. 12′ 1.5″.  PR for.  our UCONN Signee.  and Madison Chalfin(West Nyack,NY). at 11′ 3″ for the UCONN signee for next fall.

   BRING ON THE COLLEGE/OPEN  VAULT STARS….        The BIG BOS. and BIG GIRLS. warm Up following the HS B & G  meet..   At 2:01pm warm up for their. 3:01pm start time  College/Open WomenWomen are lead by top seeded.. Sydney Shannon of Clifton,NJ) at 11′ 5.75:  and Jamie Rossig(Montvale,NJ). at  11′ 4.25: for the former  Pascack Hills star…Jules Gravier(Bronxville,NY).  comes in at 11′ 1″ seed…. at approx 5:01-5:31pm. as the meet. starts. at approx  5:31-6:01pm time slot. Top seed. is All American Dane Sorensen  of Cortland University. and Flying Circus Coaching Staff… at 16′ 7″ PR and ready to fly… Calvin Gould(Ridgewood,NJ).  comes in with his. 15′ 1″PR..Aidan O’Connor(Burlington,CT) 15′ 1″…. Shaun Herlihy(Old Tappan.NJ) 14′ 11″PR.  ..Owen Fogarty(Verona,NJ). at 14′ 7.25″….Robert Kalinowski(Farmingdale,NY) 14′ 6′ are ready to mix it up in the BarnYard.

        THANKS TO YOU…It’s. going. to be EXCITING DAY TOGETHER. !!!!!        JOE TEA …. Each athlete in the meet will be blessed. with. a. 20 oz Bottle  of JOE TEA. as they leave the  thirsty competition. with the DRINK od CHAMPIONS !!!!!!!!!!!!!

    Registration. still open. till Friday Night…….Midnight…….. JOIN THE PARTY!!!