How to #RaiseTheBar
Enter the world of the Padova Pole Vault Convention. The entire programme will follow the main topic of rise from base to top level and what might be the most suitable ways and instruments to use. We will see different methods and styles, how to choose poles that best suits the athlete’s style and how to, as a coach, help the athlete to reach the top level.
From “Rising Star” to Global Level: long term development in the pole vault
Management and organization of training sessions from youth levels all the way up to élite. How to take a young talent to become a world-class professional.
Pole vault technique classification and performance determinant associated
The importance of data and measurements as an instrument for coaches to lead athletes to growth
Elements of gymnastics essential for pole vaulting
The role of artistic gymnastics in the growth of a pole vault athlete, after all how can we ask pole vaulters to reproduce the jumping movement if they’re not able to do it without a pole?
Ideomotor training in pole vaulting with motor imagery techniques
The study the effectiveness of tackling technical issues outside the jumping sessions. How making drawings or doing visualization exercises of technical aspects could help to improve jump technique.
JIM BEMILLER - DAVID ALAN BUTLER
The active pole drop, lost art of the pole vault
From 6 years to 6 meters: it is a long way to the top
Everything it takes to raise an athlete into being a champion, the long way from being a child to become a champion. Examples of training planning by Vitaly Petrov.
How to make a pole and how to choose the most suitable
The importance of acknowledging poles and their specific characteristics in order to achieve high results. Discover how pole are built and measured, the different designs and material, and many other “secrets”.
Let’s go to dinner!