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Preview of Meeting Lievin Men’s Pole Vault

In the men’s pole vault, three vaulters with personal bests of over 6.00m will participate. Chris Nilsen, the 2016 Olympic silver medalist, will compete against 2016 Olympic champion Thiago Braz Da Silva of Brazil, 2019 world bronze medalist Piotr Lisek of Poland, Emmanouil Karalis of Greece, who finished fourth at the Olympic Games in Tokyo with 5.80m, and Ernest John Obiena of the Philippines, who cleared 5.93m in Innsbruck last September and won in Lodz last week clearing 5.81m.

Timur Morgunov, who won the Commonwealth Games gold medal with 5.70m in Gold Coast and finished fourth at the World Indoor Championships in Birmingham with 5.80m in 2018, Menno Vlonn, the Dutch Indoor record holder with 5.96m, 2021 European Indoor silver medallist Valentin Lavillenie from France, and US vaulters Matt Ludwig and Jacob Wooten, who share the same outdoor PB of 5.90m, and Kurt Marshall from Australia, who won the Commonwealth Games gold medal with 5.70

Nilsen broke the North American indoor record with a clearance of 6.02m in Tourcoing, and he also won the World Indoor Tour meeting in Metz with a clearance of 5.91m.



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