London 2012 - An attempt from Elena Isinbaeva as the Russian tries to clear a height in women’s pole vault. Isinbaeva finishes third for bronze.
London 2012 - Pole vaulter Holly Bleasdale receives some consolation from her coach after failing to medal for Great Britain in women’s pole vault.
London 2012 - Jirina Ptacnikova is not pleased with her day in the Olympic women’s pole vault. The athlete from the Czech Republic cleared her first jump at 4.30m, but fails all other attempts and shares a sixth place result with two others.
London 2012 - Elena Isinbaeva appears to have ample excess capacity as she clears the bar in women’s pole vault. The Russian was expected to win her third gold medal but is surprised by Jennifer Suhr (USA) and Yarisley Silva (Cuba) who nip the gold and silver.
London 2012 - Lisa Ryzih of Germany vaults to a three-way tie for sixth place tie in women’s pole vault. The event debuted for women in the 2000 Sydney Olympics.
London 2012 - It appears that Germany’s Lisa Ryzih has quite a way to go if she hopes to clear this height in women’s pole vault.