Pole Vaulter Jeff Coover coming back to Santry

Another World class pole vaulter Jeff Coover (USA) has been added to the start list for Wednesday two weeks. Coover last visited the Morton Stadium for these games (then the Clonliffe 125 Track & Field Grand Prix) on the 8th of July 2011 when he won the competition with a best of 5.30m. This season Coover has been in excellent form placing 4th in the US Championships a little over a week ago with a best of 5.60. Coover today looking forward to the Morton Games said: “Just wanted to say I am excited to come to pole vault again for the Irish fans!  Glad to have been confirmed this week, and I can’t wait to try to put on a show at the Morton Games again!”

Jeff Coover is the third 5.60 man in this year`s event joining Luke Cutts (GBR) and Igor Bychklov (ESP). Also confirmed is Rhys Searle (GBR), with a 5.12pb and multi Irish National Champion Dave Donegan of host promoting club Clonliffe Harriers.

Jeff Coover
Jeff Coover


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