The Hudson Valley FLYING CIRCUS Pole Vault Academy, LLC
The Pole Vault Academy
Warwick Valley, NY

WELCOME TO SPRING TRACK & FIELD @ FLYING CIRCUS !!! It’s time to take the Pole Vault acts to the wild outdoors and by the looks of the last four week training cycle… YOU ARE READY to FLY!!! Here are some important Up-Dates for all Vault Families.

* Our New and Improved Outdoor Pole Vault Pits and Runways are opening up this Sunday…April 12 with our 12:30-2PM Girls Sessions and our 2-3:30PM Boys Sessions in Warwick,NY BarnYard . Join us every Sunday for some Vault Technique sessions and Fun ($30 per athlete) . The NESBITT UCS SPIRIT COLLEGIATE PIT will be unveiled and ready for soft landings!

* Today’s picture features World -Record Holder…RENAUD LAVILLENIE of France (20′ 2.5″) starting his approach ouit of the back of his 147 foot approach. Notice the perfect posture of the right knee as he starts up his approach machine. This is something for all of us to duplicate to maintain tall posture at TAKE – OFF!!!

* The FLYING CIRCUS opens up the Invitational season in just 10 Days…with the NEW YORK RELAYS at Icahn Stadium in New York City’s…BIG APPLE…. on April 17-18 !!!

* CONGRATULATIONS to our 10 High School athletes who have been invited to ..”The Greatest HS Track Carnival” …The 121st PENN RELAYS !!!!!! Competing on Thursday’s Girls Pole Vault will be Julia Valenti(North Reading,MA)… Samantha Beyar(Monroe,NY)… Sabrina Anderson(Hunterdon Central,NJ) and Katlyn Rymarzow(Pope John, NJ)… The 5 Boys Circus will compete on Saturday Morning April 25 at 10:00AM with Derek DiBona(Warwick Valley,NY)….Ryan Wilkes(Valley View,PA)… Chris Rough(WestHill,CT … Sam Seigel(NV_Demarest,NJ) … Nick Marino(Hatsboro,PA) and Caleb Bertland(NV-Demarest,NJ) taking the spotlight at the Vault Pit.

* MID WEEK VAULT…continues thru Wednesday April 15 at Circus… The Mid Week sessions then move to Boys and Girls Combined sessions every Wednesday evening thru May 13. Join us for some great outdoor vaulting in this mixed group sessions at 5:30-7pm or the 7-8:30pm section. Bring your SPIKES!!!!

* SUMMER CAMP BLAST Up-DATES…. We are now 80 % FULL in both our Boys and Girls 2 Day Sumer Pole Vault Camps.. Join us for some Fun and Learning this summer… Registration forms at

* CONGRATULATIONS to Darien,CT senior Pole Vaulter…MADELINE SCHNEIDER for being named Armory ” Athlete of the Year for Girls Pole Vault”….. Maddie will be entering West Point Military Academy this fall and be coached by Elite Jump Coach ..Jon Hill !!!!

* CONGRATULATIONS to Warwick Valley,NY senior DEREK DiBONA for being selected “Indoor Athlete of the Year” for 845 Middletown record. The Purple Wave pole vaulter…coached by Mike Potter soared to 16′ 2″ @ Nationals for All-American honors. Derek will be attending the University of Connecticut next fall with Circus Mate Chris Rough(WestHill,CT) !!!!