Tag: Beijing 2015

Greek Pole Vault Athlete Wins Bronze Medal in Beijing

Greek athlete Nikoleta Kyriakopoulou won the bronze medal at the women’s pole vault finals during the 15th IAAF World Championships in Beijing, China, on Wednesday, after clearing a 4.55 meter jump in the semis on Monday. Greece’s pole vault champion was rewarded with the bronze medal courtesy of a 4.80 meter clearance, offering her country one…

Valles Competes at IAAF World Championships

Cincinnati sophomore and All-American pole vaulter Adrian Valles competed at the 2015 International Association of Athletics Federation (IAAF) World Track & Field Championships this past weekend in Beijing, China. Valles, who was one of 35 athletes in the world to qualify for the World Championships, cleared 17’ 8.5” to finish…