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  • Russian Yelena Isinbaeva Vaults to World Record | Video

    Russian Yelena Isinbaeva Vaults to World Record

    Heavily favoured Yelena Isinbaeva of Russia breaks her own world record as she pole vaults 5.05m. American Jennifer Stuczynski is Isinbayeva's strongest competitor and clears 4.80m, but the Russian answers with a world record clearance. Stuczynski wins the silver medal and Svetlana Feofanova from Russia captures the bronze. Athletics Pole Vault Women Final - World Record (5.05m) - Beijing 2008 - Yelena Isinbaeva (RUS), Jennifer Stuczynski (USA), Svetlana Feofanova (RUS)
  • Yelena Isinbaeva’s record vault | Video

    Yelena Isinbaeva’s record vault

    With the pole vault gold medal assured at the Beijing 2008 Games, Isinbaeva went for the world record of 5.05m, and thrilled the crowd by achieving it at her third attempt.
  • Take part in Yelena Isinbayeva's Masterclass! | Video

    Take part in Yelena Isinbayeva's Masterclass!

    How is it to compete at the Games? Yelena Isinbayeva answers questions from Marie Cattalano, a young athlete who will be competing at the Youth Olympic Games in Singapour, and shares very valuable tips from her own personal experience.
  • Yelena Isinbayeva: from gymnastics to pole vaulting! | Video

    Yelena Isinbayeva: from gymnastics to pole vaulting!

    What if choosing a different sport meant that you would make it to the Olympic Games...and break records? That’s exactly what happened to Yelena Isinbayeva, who took up pole vaulting after practising gymnastics for many years.
  • 30 seconds with Yelena Isinbayeva | Video

    30 seconds with Yelena Isinbayeva

    To mark 30 days to go, we caught up with our Ambassador Yelena Isinbayeva on how it feels to be involved with the Youth Olympic Games.
  • Try Something New For #OlympicDay Ft. Bolt, Vonn, Phelps, Isinbaeva & More | Video

    Try Something New For #OlympicDay Ft. Bolt, Vonn, Phelps, Isinbaeva & More

    Join the stars of the Olympic Games as they get active and try something new for Olympic Day on June 23rd.Comment below and let us know what you'll be doing to celebrate #OlympicDay this year.Subscribe to the official Olympic channel here: http://bit.ly/1dn6AV5Find more about the Olympic Games at http://www.olympic.org/olympic-games
  • An extraordinary pole vaulters’ meeting in Singapore! | Video

    An extraordinary pole vaulters’ meeting in Singapore!

    "Double Olympic gold medallist Yelena Isinbaeva inspired Katie Byres to become a pole vaulter herself. Now at the Youth Olympic Games in Singapore, the young British athlete finally meets her hero! (Source: BBC)"
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