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Forum: Boys Track & Field/Cross Country 02-18-19, 04:24 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,167
Posted By JAVMAN83
ENA2 - A very fair assessment on your part! I...

ENA2 - A very fair assessment on your part! I can see getting away with 3 people running the event as I've conducted many dozens of jumps & throwing competitions, including at the collegiate...
Forum: Boys Track & Field/Cross Country 02-17-19, 09:50 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,167
Posted By JAVMAN83
This is a completely qualitative judgement on...

This is a completely qualitative judgement on your part and easily countered by arguments above and beyond.
I noticed that your handle is xcandtrack. If this means that you are a distance runner...
Forum: Boys Track & Field/Cross Country 02-17-19, 12:14 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 661
Posted By JAVMAN83
UPDATE In case no one has noticed, young Ms....

UPDATE

In case no one has noticed, young Ms. Floriea has long jumped over 19' twice in the last 7 days. She jumped 19' 2" last Sunday, and 19' 1 1/4" on Friday...both performances at SPIRE's...
Forum: Boys Track & Field/Cross Country 02-17-19, 10:11 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,167
Posted By JAVMAN83
:thumb: The javelin WAS an Ohio event from...

:thumb:

The javelin WAS an Ohio event from 1917-1937 until its removal :(

From a cost vs. risk assessment, I'd say the javelin is a cheaper event to conduct than the pole vault; however, having...
Forum: Boys Track & Field/Cross Country 02-15-19, 03:02 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,167
Posted By JAVMAN83
FYI - For those that argue for one reason or...

FYI - For those that argue for one reason or another that adding the Triple Jump is a burdensome activity, the State of Kentucky host the triple jump...regularly...KENTUCKY!!! Ohio is like the...
Forum: Boys Track & Field/Cross Country 02-14-19, 02:52 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,167
Posted By JAVMAN83
Ahh, lesdyxic! :laugh:

Ahh, lesdyxic! :laugh:
Forum: Boys Track & Field/Cross Country 02-14-19, 01:11 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 328
Posted By JAVMAN83
Impressive, but Mary Decker (Garden Grove, CA)...

Impressive, but Mary Decker (Garden Grove, CA) ran 2:02.4 as a frosh in '73, and Robin Campbell (Eastern HS, Washington D.C.) ran 2:02.5 in '74 as a frosh. Both of those performances were outdoors. ...
Forum: Boys Track & Field/Cross Country 02-14-19, 01:05 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,167
Posted By JAVMAN83
I do believe the triple jump is a horizontal...

I do believe the triple jump is a horizontal jump, not a vertical one. Of course, I've seen plenty of beginners treat the hop phase more like their long jumping into the air. Makes for a very short...
Forum: Boys Track & Field/Cross Country 02-14-19, 01:04 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,167
Posted By JAVMAN83
You noticed that insanity, too, didn't you :Ohno:...

You noticed that insanity, too, didn't you :Ohno: :wallbang:
Forum: Boys Track & Field/Cross Country 02-13-19, 11:53 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 482
Posted By JAVMAN83
Nice research! In some events, the US holds it...

Nice research! In some events, the US holds it own Olympics each year...the USATF Nationals.
Forum: Boys Track & Field/Cross Country 02-13-19, 09:01 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 482
Posted By JAVMAN83
Talk about a SLEEPER that was developed by the...

Talk about a SLEEPER that was developed by the Bearcats (GO BEARCATS!). Run-of-the-mill HS hurdler in the 14s, then...BAM...2007 World Bronze Medalist...2008 Olympic Silver Medalist...13.02 second...
Forum: Boys Track & Field/Cross Country 02-13-19, 01:19 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 482
Posted By JAVMAN83
True, but given this a forum generally about HS...

True, but given this a forum generally about HS athletics, it was probably implied. I inferred such.
Forum: Boys Track & Field/Cross Country 02-12-19, 02:28 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 159
Posted By JAVMAN83
High Jump - Differing Styles

This is a great little film on different HJ techniques from the 1930s forward. It's in Russian, but there are clips in here I haven't seen before. Great stuff.
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Forum: Boys Track & Field/Cross Country 02-12-19, 11:00 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 482
Posted By JAVMAN83
My question first off is, who is 1st on your...

My question first off is, who is 1st on your list?

With regard to pure 100m speed, then Jonathan Burrell of John Marshall with his triplet of 10.38 LEGAL clockings. Saine only matched him once,...
Forum: Boys Track & Field/Cross Country 02-12-19, 06:36 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,167
Posted By JAVMAN83
As an FYI, I've already started lists for both...

As an FYI, I've already started lists for both m/f indoor TJ marks for Ohio. Withrow's Jalesha Jarmon has the female record at 39' 6" (2009), and so far I've got a 46' 8" jump by Lake Catholic's...
Forum: Boys Track & Field/Cross Country 02-12-19, 06:27 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,167
Posted By JAVMAN83
No. I've got HUGE problems with the IAAF...

No. I've got HUGE problems with the IAAF counting indoor marks in the field events the same as outdoor ones. Whoever pushed that through the IAAF committees, I have to wonder about their sanity. ...
Forum: Boys Track & Field/Cross Country 02-11-19, 09:36 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 438
Posted By JAVMAN83
The only "bad" thing about it is SPIRE, along...

The only "bad" thing about it is SPIRE, along with a number of other over 200m tracks in Ohio, is oversized. Those tracks are more like running on an outdoor oval, minus the weather. They get an...
Forum: Boys Track & Field/Cross Country 02-09-19, 06:16 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 339
Posted By JAVMAN83
UPDATE - Ewert scores a 6th in the NB Girl's Mile...

UPDATE - Ewert scores a 6th in the NB Girl's Mile with a big PR 4:51.97, and according to my non-official information, that may be worth #3 on the all-time Ohio Indoor lists. I have yet to do that...
Forum: Boys Track & Field/Cross Country 02-09-19, 03:25 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 339
Posted By JAVMAN83
Taylor Ewert - Millrose Mile Walk - WIN in a new HS Record

TAYLOR EWERT DOES IT AGAIN! She WINS the Millrose Games WOMEN'S 1 mile walk in a new National HS record. She walked the distance in 6:28.21, just edging out the NYAC's famed race walker, Rachel...
Forum: Boys Track & Field/Cross Country 02-06-19, 08:38 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 358
Posted By JAVMAN83
I forgot to mention that this mark is ineligible...

I forgot to mention that this mark is ineligible for any record recognition due to SPIRE's over-sized facility. I know that there are no "official" NFHS or OHSAA records for indoor track; however,...
Forum: Boys Track & Field/Cross Country 02-06-19, 07:51 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 358
Posted By JAVMAN83
Impressive. I have no idea whether this is an...

Impressive. I have no idea whether this is an all-time Ohio record indoors for freshmen;. However, I know that the National indoor bests for freshmen is a pair of 47.97 runs, one each by Tyrese...
Forum: Boys Track & Field/Cross Country 02-06-19, 01:59 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 716
Posted By JAVMAN83
My father graduated in '62 and he was using...

My father graduated in '62 and he was using Swedish steel poles. He saw a couple of fiberglass in use at the time, but his coach wouldn't spend the money on one unless he vaulted 11'+ in a meet. ...
Forum: Boys Track & Field/Cross Country 02-06-19, 07:23 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 716
Posted By JAVMAN83
1970? Swedish steel & aluminum poles were the...

1970? Swedish steel & aluminum poles were the vogue prior to fiberglass, and fiberglass had already been on the HS scene since 1960 (albeit a few). Bamboo was a staple of the 1930's-1940's...
Forum: Boys Track & Field/Cross Country 02-05-19, 11:25 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 716
Posted By JAVMAN83
Thanks for that info, Lancermania. I had looked...

Thanks for that info, Lancermania. I had looked for a long time for results of his post-high school. Now I see how that would've been nigh on impossible!
Forum: Boys Track & Field/Cross Country 02-03-19, 11:33 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 661
Posted By JAVMAN83
I'm working on that. As I mentioned earlier,...

I'm working on that. As I mentioned earlier, that's Whitmore's contribution. I'm working to track down both her affiliation (HS) and the results of the '65 Mason Dixon games. Neither is the...
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