Pictured are members of the Elite pole vault team that participated in the fourth annual Gardner Street Vault Aug. 11 in the north Gardner Elementary parking lot. Submitted Photo

Pictured are members of the Elite pole vault team that participated in the fourth annual Gardner Street Vault Aug. 11 in the north Gardner Elementary parking lot. Submitted Photo

A record total of 52 pole vaulters participated in the fourth annual street vault Aug. 11 in the Gardner Elementary north parking lot.
Participants ranged in age 5 to 60 and several vaulters set personal bests. Strickers Auction provided the light tower for the event.
Former Gardner Edgerton High School track standout Casey Bowen set a new summer vault record of 17’ 6”.