Tag: Track and Field

The Debate Surrounding Clothing in Women’s Pole Vaulting: Is Revealing Clothing a Performance Advantage or a Modesty Issue?

In pole vaulting and other sports, athletes often wear form-fitting clothing to minimize air resistance and maximize movement. Women pole vaulters, like their male counterparts, typically don tight-fitting shorts and tops for optimal range of motion and flexibility. However, the revealing nature of such attire has sparked a debate on…