The Hudson Valley FLYING CIRCUS Pole Vault Academy
The Warwick Center for Excellence
Warwick, New York


The next 6 weeks will be full of early season REBOOTING of Fiberglass Pole Vaulting technique and drills for the fast approaching Outdoor Track and Field extravaganza !!!! Join us as we re-work teethe plant stages …take-off phases and Fly-A-Way stages of the Fiberglass Rocket!!!!

* “LEARN-TO-POLE VAULT-DAY”… Saturday March 28 in Warwick…ALL 7-8-9-10 Grade Boys and Girls who are non-pole vaulters or beginners/Intermediate Levels. Boys Session 10AM-1PM Girls Session 2PM-5PM… Cost $30 per vaulter..All details at JOIN THE FUN!
* “SUPER-SUNDAYS” @ CIRCUS” …… Join the Pole Vault Sunday “Madness on Fiberglass”…Instruction classes for all levels… 4 Pits Great Staff…Girls Class..12:30-2PM Boys Class 2-3:30PM…Cost ..$30 per athlete at the door. Bring your spikes/Drinks/.Energy and FLY WITH US!!

* MID WEEK POLE VAULT CLASSES … March 4- April 1…. Instructional sessions for all levels…Refining Basic Pre-Season Pole Vault Fundamentals/Drills. Emphasis..Run Posture/Stride Length…Plant Phase…Take Off and Swing positions..Fly-A-Way Technique…. Cost $30 per athlete /visit
Girls Classes..Tuesday Evenings 5:30-7PM and 7-8:30PM
Boys Classes..Wednesday Evenings 5:30-7PM and 7-8:30PM

Private sessions available @ $75 per athlete at 90 minutes. E-mail Coach Cauthers or Coach St. for appointment availability. E-Mail contact at

* SUMMER POLE VAULT CAMPS…. NOW 75% FULL…Register Fast to be in on SUMMER CAMPS… All Summer Camp Forms at
Boys 2 Day camp…July 13 & 14 4PM-8PM
Girls 2 Day Camp…July 16 & 17 4PM-8PM
Cost $275 per athlete.. 5 Pits.. Elite Coaching..T-Shirt and Camp Booklet

* SUMMER POLE VAULT MEET & BBQ …. Put us on your calendar for the final and “BEST POLE VAULT MEET of the YEAR” Saturday July 18 RAIN or SHINE @ FLYING CIRCUS HEADQUARTERS in Warwick NY. All Age Group Meet Divisions… BBQ at 2-4PM VolleyBall Games to follow till Dark!!!! Meet entry $30(Includes BBQ)…. LAST CHANCE TO HAVE FUN!!!!


Megan P. Clark and Coach Shawn Wilbourn…Duke University Track and Field..placing 2 nd at NCAA Division 1 Championships at 14′ 9″ before running out of poles!!!! MT SAC here they come !!!!

Julia Vanenti of North Reading,Mass… placing 11th at NB Nationals yesterday with a personal best 12′ 4.5″ for Coach Eric Hastings and Coach Abbot… This junior and 2 time MASS State Pole Vault Champ used her biggest pole 13’7″ x 160 UCS and a 12′ 10 Grip to soar and was close at 12′ 8.5″!!!! Also jumping great were Kari Stromhaug(Vestal) 12′ 1″ and Samantha Beyar(Monroe0 at 11′ 7″ and CT State Champ..Maddie Schneider.
Our adopted Sunshine State Champion…Nikki Carroll(Tampa Catholic,FL) was sensational placing 8th at 12′ 8.5″ on her new pole for Coach Bobby Heck @ Pole Vault City.

Now… it’s REBOOT TIME….we all meet again in Greensboro on June 19-21 for more friendship on fiberglass!