Tag: 1959

Pole Vaulting Classic: Don Bragg

Don Bragg was the last of the great pre-fiberglass pole vaulters. He won the 1960 Final Trials with a new world record of 15-9¼ (4.80) and this remains a world “best” with a metal pole. Bragg had won the 1959 Pan American Games, the 1959 AAU outdoor and, after sharing…