IAAF Ratifies Stacy Dragilas Pole Vault World Record
13 September 1999 - Monte Carlo - The IAAF has officially ratified the performance of Stacy Dragila during the 7th IAAF World Championships in Athletics as a World Record in the womens pole vault.
Vaulting for the USA, Dragila equalled the World Record mark of 4 metres 60 centimetres established by Australias Emma George on 20 February 1999.
The recent progression of the womens pole vault World Record:
|4.60||Emma George||AUS||01 11 1974||1||Sydney||20 02 1999|
|4.60||Stacy Dragila||USA||25 03 1971||1||Sevilla||21 08 1999|
|4.59||Emma George||1||Brisbane||21 03 1998|
|4.58||Emma George||1||Melbourne||14 03 1998|
|4.57||Emma George||1||North Shore||20 02 1998|
|4.55||Emma George||1||Melbourne||20 02 1997|
|4.50||Emma George||1||Melbourne||08 02 1997 Back to top|