The Gardner track club in conjunction with the Johnson County Fair, the city of Gardner and USD 231 will present an outdoor pole vault competition Aug. 2 in the Gardner Elementary School parking lot.
On site registration begins at noon Aug. 2 and a free bungee jump starts at noon to 12:30 p.m. Vaulting with a crossbar begins at 1 p.m., and a progressive crossbar begins at 5-feet.
There are no age restrictions and boys and girls will vault together based on personal records. Group one includes vaulters with 9-foot, 6-inch personal best. Group two vaulters with 9-foot, 6-inch to 13-foot best and group three will showcase elite male vaulters with minimum 13-foot, 6 -inch personal best.
The cost is $35 with all proceeds benefiting the Gardner track club. Vaulters will get a free t-shirt with paid registration, size limitations will apply.
For more information contact Thane Nonamaker at (913)302-2140 or email [email protected]