• Peindao Sets Word U20 Record in Pole Vault

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Super talanted pole vaulter Robeilys Mariley Peinado of Venezuela set a new world junior pole vault record on Wednesday May 20 at Memorial Máximo Viloria in the city of Barquisimeto, Venezuela.

The 180-year-old Peinado vaulted 4.60m beating previous world junior record set this year on 14 of February by Australian Nina Kennedy by only 1 centimeter.

Peinado also also smashed her own South Amrican U23 record that stood at 4.40m.

Her new personal best mark is also a qualifying standard for this years world championships in Rio and next year's Rio Olympics.


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