05 Sep '13, 12pm

Renaud Lavillenie: Still Shooting for the Stars, by Larry Eder: The press conference today was held in the She...

The press conference today was held in the Shereton Brussels floor one. The small, intimate space was good for the media interested in Renaud Lavillenie, arguably the best vaulter of his generation. Renaud Lavillenie will be jumping at the Belgacom Van Damme Memorial meeting tomorrow evening, September 6. In front of a sold out crowd of 47,000 fans, will Renaud reach the heights he has thought he would this season? Renaud Lavillenie, " Moscow was disappointing", photo by PhotoRun.net Pole vaulters are a friendly lot. Whether you meet one of the Germans, French, Russians, or Americans, the risk takers of the sport of athletics are pretty affable folks. Take Renaud Lavillenie, the best vaulter in the world today. Still, 2013 has been a frustrating year for him. Yes, Lavillenie was beaten in Moscow, by Raphael Holzdeppe, of Germany, the young German who finished third to Rena...

Full article: http://www.runblogrun.com/2013/09/renaud-lavillenie-still...

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