1. COMING !!!!! JOIN-THE-LAUNCH

    The Hudson Valley Flying Circus Pole Vault Academy, LLC
    Warwick Valley Pole Vault Center
    Warwick, New York 10990

    YOU ARE INVITED … to JOIN THE POLE VAULT LAUNCH with THE FLYING CIRCUS!!!

    Our Pole Vault Development Project here at Flying Circus continues to reach new levels of HIGH PERFORMANCE . If you are serious about your Pole Vault Development… then WE WANT TO HELP YOU this early spring season… We offer Beginner level …Intermediate level and Elite level instruction…Team Clinics… Open Meets and Spring & Summer Camps. JOIN the FLYING CIRCUS POLE VAULT EXPERIENCE this March and April and FLY-OFF-THE-TOP !!!!


    3 GREAT WEEKENDS COMING…

    * March 14-15-16 …The Flying Circus will be represented at the New Balance National Indoor Championships at The Armory…with 23 Boys and Girls jumping in the 3 day meet. The peaking stage schedule is in place for all vaulters. CONGRATULATIONS and HAVE FUN TOGETHER !!!!

    * March 21-22 …. The FLYING CIRCUS POLE VAULT EXPO MEET at THE BARN… this end of the year meet will produce BIG RESULTS for all participants and results will be recorded by MileSplit.com… Come jump at your own runway and pit….. It will make a difference in your performance! “EXPO -CIRCUS VAULT”…. The BEST MEET of the YEAR In the BARN !!!!!

    BOYS MEET…FRIDAY MARCH 21 @ THE BARN

    Barn Doors swing open at 4:30PM for Warm Up
    Boys Group 1… 5:30pm (Bar starts at 7 feet)
    Boys Group 2… 7:30pm (Bar starts at 12 feet)
    Register at the Door… $20 Entry Fee

    GIRLS MEET….SATURDAY MARCH 22 @ THE BARN

    Barn Doors swing open at 11:30AM for Warm Up
    Girls Group 1 …. 12:30pm..(Bar starts at 6 feet)
    Girls Group 2 …. 2:30pm..(Bar starts at 10 Feet)
    Register at the Door… $20 Entry Fee

    * SPRING CIRCUS CAMPS
    Friday March 28 Co-ed Boys and Girls 4 Hour Pole Vault Camp
    5pm-9pm…. 8 spots left!!!! Application on Line at hvflyingcircus.com
    Includes…Camp T-Shirt…Drills Packet Cost $175 per athlete

    Saturday March 29 Girls Only 4 Hour Pole Vault Camp…NOW CLOSED!!!
    12 noon-4pm….. Includes Camp T-Shirt…Drills Packet…Cost $175 per athlete


    TEAM CLINICS FILLING FAST…. We now have 8 High Schools joining in our TEAM CLINICS for POLE VAULT PERFORMANCE. These are special 2 Hour Instructional Clinics for Boys and Girls teams. They include Introduction for the Non-Pole Vaulter. Team clinics reach out to 6-15 athletes per team. Spring Coaches should book their teams in now for Safety Instruction in the Pole Vault. Cost… $30 per athlete..

    BEAT THE SNOW COVERED RUNWAYS and EARLY SPRING COLD…. JUMP WITH US in WARM and POLE VAULT FRIENDLY CONDITIONS @ THE FLYING CIRCUS !!!!

  2. “TODD UCKERMARK WINS STATE VAULT”…MEGAN CLARK FLYS 14′ 5.25” @ ACC CHAMPS!!!!

    The Hudson Valley Flying Circus Pole Vault Academy, LLC
    The Warwick Center
    Warwick Valley,NY

    TODD UCKERMARK earned his STATE POLE VAULT CHAMPIONSHIP !!!! The likable and humble Warwick Valley High School senior has fought back hard and steady from his disappointment at last spring’s Outdoor State Meet at Middletown… with a FALL and WINTER training phase that was unmatched…. with over 1200 Short and Long Run Vaults under his belt …as he entered Barton Hall of Athletics on Saturday at Cornell University ready for the 4.5 hour vault competition. Using his “Purple Wave” speed he sizzled over 16′ 0″ with room to spare and had great bars at 16′ 6″ meet record… Team mate Derek DiBona also was ready for the BIG STAGE…with a FLY-OVER at 15′ 6″ for the silver medal for the BIG 18 TEAM POINTS… to help lead Coach Potter’s Wave to the 36 STATE TEAM POINTS Un-offical STATE TEAM TITLE!!!!
    Joe Crispi (Farrell,NY) made the victory stand with his 14′ 3″ jump…followed by Zack Lieberman(JD) 13′ 6″ Mike Martello(Somers) 13′ 0″ and Aiden Miller(Pearl River) at 12′ 0″

    ” 3 Circus Girls Take the Stand” ….. Junior Samantha Beyar(MW) came thru for Coach Goodwin again..with her 3rd place 11′ 3″ vault and very close bar at 11′ 6′ on her Biggest Pole in the bag….Kara Snyder(Colonie) placed 4th at 11′ 0″…Kalli Manly(Burnt Hills) placed 5th as Top Soph in the meet…Leah Wachsmuth(RC Ketcham) 10′ 6″ Erin Leadey(Warwick) 10′ 0″ Carolan Frisina(Syosset) 9’0″ Matea Friedel(Rye) 9′ 0″ and Kat vanLedtje(Cornwall) 9’0″

    New Jersey Meet of Champs….Toms River,NJ… Congratulations to Luke Annichiarico(Old Tappan) for his 15′ 0″ second place finish at NJ State Meet. Trevor Knowles (No Huterdon) set his PR at 15′ 0″ for 5th place…. Sam Siegel(NV-Demerast) also PR’ed at 14′ 0″ for 7th place…Andrew Ghizzone(Union Catholic) 14′ 0″ Spencer Llerandi(Ridgewood,NJ) 13′ 6″.
    In The Girls NJ State Meet… Junior Katlyn Rymarzow(Pope John) placed 3rd at 11′ 0″ and Christina Masciate(PH) vaulted 10′ 0″!!!!

    Virginia 6A STATE MEET……Rachael Fasana(Lake Braddock,VA) was outstanding again..with her 11′ 9″ vault to take 2nd place to Jackie Meeks…also at 11′ 9″ Maggie Rudd also scored at 10′ 3″ for Coach Mike Mangum’s Lady Bruins!!!!!

    At todays Flying Circus Last Chance Meet…Congratulations to Cara Kelly(Vernon,NJ)…Jessica Thornberry(Darien,CT) and Kari Murnane(Lenepe Valley,NJ) for making NB Nationals Emerging Elite Pole Vault standard with their 11′ 1″ performances !!!! Cara and Kari set New Indoor School Records!!!

    College Report…. “MEGAN CLARK HITS THE ROOF” ….. Congratulations to Duke University sophomore Megan Clark and Duke Pole Vault Coach Shawn Wilborn for another sensational pole vault SCHOOL RECORD of 14′ 5.25″ at the ACC INDOOR CHAMPIONSHIPS at VT this weekend. The Blue Devils on Fiberglass are soaring !!!!Megan took 22 jumps and broke her pole at 14′ 7.5″…but kept on ticking …with a very close jump on a new pole!!!!!
    Sophomore Destiny DiStasio(Kutztown University) blasted over 11′ 2.5″ at conference and near bar at 11′ 9.5″ for the never-give-up speedster from Tunkhannock,PA!!!!!. Soccer star..Kayla Leahey(Rowan University) vaulted well again at the armory for Coach Ringo Addison !!
    Open….Congratulations to Circus Pole Vault Coach Will Nesbitt…as her won the gold at the Armory USATF meet on Friday Night with his 12′ 4.25″ vault !!!! Will be in Boston on March 15 for USA Masters Championships !!!!


    FLYING CIRCUS….NOW 23 VAULTERS QUALIFIED for NATIONALS!!!!