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Stacy Dragila's Pole Vault World Record ratified

IAAF Ratifies Stacy Dragila’s 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 women’s pole vault.

Vaulting for the USA, Dragila equalled the World Record mark of 4 metres 60 centimetres established by Australia’s Emma George on 20 February 1999.

The recent progression of the women’s 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
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