Shawnacy BARBER

Shawnacy  BARBER - Canada - 2015 World pole vault Champion.

Photo/Foto: George Herringshaw

Date: 24 August 2015

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    • DATE OF BIRTH
      Friday, 27 May 1994
    • PLACE OF BIRTH
      Las Cruces, New Mexico. USA.
  • INTERNATIONAL
  • Canada
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Shawnacy BARBER - Canada - 2015 World pole vault Champion.

Twenty one year old Shawnacy Barber clears the pole vault bar at 5.90 metres and with it wins the

2015 World Championship in Beijing. He had earlier in the season vaulted 5.93m for a National record.

He attempted 6.00 metres in Beijing as did silver medalist Raphael Holzdeppe.

Shawnacy cleared every height at his first attempt except the 6.00m.  None of the finalists reached

a season's best height.




1.
 Shawnacy BARBER
 CAN  5.90
2.
 Raphael  HOLZDEPPE  GER  5.90
3.  PaweĊ‚
WOJCIECHOWSKI  POL  5.80
3.  Renaud  LAVILLENIE  FRA  5.80
3.  Piotr  LISEK  POL  5.80
6.  Kenvin  MENALDO  FRA  5.80
7.  Michal  BALNER  CZE  5.65
8.  Tobias  SCHERBATH  GER  5.65

 

 

 

Shawnacy Barber with his gold medal - presented the following day.    Photo G. H. ©