1. MADDIE SCHNEIDER( Darien,CT)…FLYS 12′ 0″ @ Fairfield County Champs !!!!

    Danbury,CT – It is Pole Vault time for Darien,CT senior Track & Field Captain…MADDIE SCHNEIDER. The 2015 Millrose Games Indoor Champion and the 2015 Armory” Indoor Vaulter of the Year” has been taking care of team business most of this spring in all events for Head Coach Steve Norris and The Blue Wave ” State Champions” …. The final 3 weeks will now focus on her pole vault event. In Tuesday’s Fairfield County Championships.. Maddie flew BIG over 12′ 0″ for the gold medal win and then was ever so close at 12′ 6″ on her 13′ 3″ x 150 from 7 lefts. Robin Bone’s School Record of 12′ 5.5″ is still in her sights!!! The West Point bound Schneider also hit 48.23 in 400 Hurdles and 400m Relay split PR. She will compete in the State Heptathlon(7 Events) on June 16 at New Britian High School. Laurel Baily of Shelton won the SCC Champs pole Vault at 10′ 6″ also on Tuesday. In Boys Leland Roberts(Danbury) won at 14′ 6″ followed by Christian Partenio(Danbury) 13′ 0″ Tommy Chessman(Greenwich) 12′ 6″ and Soph Marc DeLuca(Westhill) at 12′ 6″ for Coach Perry.

    In todays. Section 2 Class Championships.. It was all Kalli Manly of Burnt-Hill,NY in the Fiberglass catapult event..with her 3rd chance win at 11′ 0″ for the junior Black Belt Champion. Tampa Catholic,Florida State Indoor Pole Vault Record Holder almost did it again at the South Florida Invite…with her very close bar at 13′ 4.5″. She will be coached by Don Marsh next fall at University of South Florida and will be taking it up at the Flying Circus Camp and BBQ Meet on July 16-18 in Warwick!!!

    Congratulations to senior Pole Vault Champion..Samantha Beyar of Monroe Woodbury,NY…as she has signed on to compete at the Clemson University,SC next fall. !!!! Samantha will compete in Monday’s Twilight FAST TIMES MEET at warwick Valley High School at 6:01PM… Join us at the Most Exciting Track Meet/Pole Vault Gathering of the year!!!

    Here are our TOP 5 VAULTERS @ CIRCUS LIST (So Far)
    Girls…. 12 ‘6″ Julia Valenti..North Reading,Mass (Junior)
    12′ 4″ Catherine Walker..Monroe-Woodbury(Senior)
    12′ 4″ Maddie Schneider…Darien,CT (Senior)
    12′ 4″ Samantha Beyar..Monroe-Woodbury (Senior)
    12′ 3″ Kari Stromhaugh…Vestel (Senior)
    12′ 1″ Katlyn Rymarzow..Pope John,NJ (Senior)

    Boys …. 16′ 2″ (i) Derek DiBona…Warwick Valley (Senior)
    15′ 10″(i) Chrisa Rough..Westhill,CT (Senior)
    14′ 9″ Sam Siegel..NV-Demarest (Senior0
    14′ 9″ Ivan Meises..Middletown,NY (Senior)
    14′ 6’ James Ball…Fordham Prep…(sSenior)

    BIG MEETS Coming this weekend…



    WELCOME TO SUMMER FLYING CIRCUS …WE invite YOU and your team mates to join our … 8th Summer Flying Circus Pole Vault Camp Blast for 2015. The Camps are separate Boys (July 13-14) and Girls (July 16-17) and take place in the scenic meadows of Warwick Valley,NY at Flying Circus headquarters at The Warwick Center. These two day camps will be packed with Pole Vault Theory…Bio-Mechanics of Running/Jumping …Dynamic Pole Vault Drills… Proper warm Up Routines… Apparatus Inversion … Posture Positions… 5 Vaulting Pits… 20 Elite Pole Vault Instructors …. Video Review…Pole Vault Booklet…and the 2015 Camp T Shirt to all participants.

    This is a Rain or Shine Camp with our indoor and outdoor facilities. We have 225 Vault Poles on site for all campers…Just bring your Spikes …Gatorade and High Energy!!!
    The Camp is open to all abilities…Middle School 6th graders thru High School seniors…… Beginners…to Rising Stars… to Elite Vaulters… It’s time to learn how to fly !!!!

    Boys 2 Day Camp Blast Monday & Tuesday July 13-14 4pm-8pm @ The Warwick Center

    Girls 2 Day Camp Blast Thursday & Friday July 16-17 4pm-8pm @ The Warwick Center

    Registration Forms are available here


    Camp Registration received by May 30 …. ….$275 per Camper.
    Camp Registration received June 1-Jun15 ….$300 per Camper
    Super – Late Registration after June 15 …….. $350 per Camper.

    Come to Pole Vault Camp this summer….and Catch-the-Flying Circus Fiberglass “Spirit” !!!!

    Circus News

    May 26

    Congratulations to Circus Alumni … Jordan Yamoah(Texas A/M-Kingsville) for soaring 17′ 7″ in defending his Lone Star Conference Pole Vault title for Coach Ryan Dall and placing 2nd at the Division II Nationals this weekend at 17’3.5″ at Grand Valley State. Jordan will be jumping at our Summer Circus Barnyard Shootout Vault meet on Saturday July 18 in Warwick,NY. There will many others pushing to be the first 18 Footer in the Barnyard!!! All vaulters invite to take part..more detains coming….

    The New Jersey Sectionals were powerful in every venue..as 24 Circus Vaulters qualified for this weeks State Groups Finals!!! In Group 2..it was Sam Siegel(NV-D) sailing 14′ 6′ for the win Dante D’agostaro(Mahwah) 12′ 6′ Caleb Duffany(NV-D) 12′ 6″ Justin Walker(Mahwah) 12′ 0″ ..Bridgett Muller(Mahwah) winning at 11′ 0″ Caitlin Reverand(NV-D) 10′ 6″PR Michelle Rubinetti(NV-D) 10’6″ Jenna Braun(Mahwah) 10′ 6″. In Group 3 Lauren Bilali(OT) advanced at 11′ 0″ Cara Kelly(Vernon) 11′ 0″ School Record… Natalie Leon(OT) 8′ 6″..Jason Babbini(OT) flew 13′ 0″ Trevor Hazell(vernon) 12′ 6″ PR Seth Kricheff(OT) 12′ 0″ Freshman!!! In Group 4..Jessica Ippolito(FL) 9′ 6″ Maxine Earl(Ridgewood) 9′ 6″ Kerry Callaghan(Ridgewood) 9′ 0″ Nicole Lester(Ridgewood) 9′ 0″ and Megan Good(Wallkill Valley) 7′ 6″ in Boys It was Connor Abernathy(Ridgewood) 13′ 6′ for Coach Tom DeVita!!! in Girls..Sabrina Anderson(HC) sailed to Group Finals at 11′ 0″..Stephanie Tack(HC) hit 9′ 6″ again for the Red Devils..

    The Non-Public Groups were lead by Katlyn Rymarzow(Pope John) at 11′ 0″ and 66.3 400IH… Ike Osbun(MKA) won at 14′ 0″ for Coach Fleming…Brian Sagerdorf(Union Catholic) came up big with his 13′ 0″ Vault and 187’0 Javelin win!!! Sebastin Camacho( (NP) hit 13′ 0″ to advance.

    Congratulations to Ryan Wilkes(Valley View,PA) for winning the PA STATE VAULT title at 15′ 6″!!! and Tesia Kempsie(VaultworX) won the girls at 12′ 9″ for Coach Matt Concannon !!!!

    In the Suburban Council Champs.. Tedi DeMaria (Bethlehem,NY) won gold at 11′ 6″ and Kalli Manly(Burnt-Hills0 was solid at 10′ 6″ for Coach Button!!