Sixteen-year-old Auckland pole vaulter Olivia McTaggart breaks Eliza McCartney’s national under-17 record

Auckland teenager Olivia McTaggart could be New Zealand’s next pole vaulting star after shattering Olympic bronze medallist Eliza McCartney’s New Zealand under-17 record in Auckland on Saturday. The 16-year-old cleared the bar at 4.22m, 11cm better than McCartney’s previous mark and 22cm better than her previous personal-best, set in Auckland a week ago. Read More