Olympic champion Mondo Duplantis broke his personal international pole vault file with a 6.19-meter clearance on the Belgrade Indoor Assembly.
Duplantis set the file of 6.18 in February 2020 indoors in Glasgow.
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“I’ve attempted 6.19 meters 50 instances,” the Swede mentioned.
“It’s been a very long time coming. I’ve by no means had a peak that has given me that a lot hassle, so it’s an excellent feeling. It was once in point of fact hard-fought over those previous two years. I’m in point of fact satisfied.” With all of his warring parties completed, Duplantis opened his sequence with 5.61, 5.85 and six.00 all on his first tries.
At 6.19, he ignored his first two makes an attempt. On his 3rd and ultimate check out, he nudged the bar somewhat together with his knees nevertheless it remained in position. He leaped up from the touchdown mat and punched the air in birthday party.
He’s going to go back to the similar Stark Area within the Serbian capital this month for the sector indoor championships beginning on March 18.