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  • Persuasive Essay On Pole Vaulting

    stars’ heads, to become famous in school, and to strut like a big man. The secret is in pole vaulting. It is really fun being able to jump as high as a rocket ship, and fall back to earth like a meteor. Learning to pole vault will both make you look cool and get you a boyfriend or girlfriend.…

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  • Dbq 1 Seed Vault Essay

    mountain near the North Pole at a location called the Svalbard Global Seed Vault. A. What is the purpose of this seed vault? The purpose of the Svalbard Global Seed Bank is this seed vault is to preserve the infancy of 38, 000 seedlings of Fruits, Vegetables, Grain and other dietary food items. This is pertinent, in the case of a worldwide epidemic. If an asteroid strikes the earth, Plants that we have been eating for 10, 000 years is preparing to go extinct. This is why a seek vault is…

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  • Pole Vaulters Movement Analysis

    sprinting for 40 meters while holding a pole up to three times your height. At the end of the runway you propel yourself up as high as you can to fly over a bar. The four stages include prep and stance, acceleration, pole plant, and clearance and landing. The pole vaulters stance is the set up in preparation to begin accelerating towards the platform. The 40 meter dash while holding the large pole is a phase known as approach. The stance swing occurs during the pole plant which then leads to…

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  • Reflective Essay: The Role Of Pole Vaulting In Sports

    Skidmore College Essay 21 Sept. 2015 Prompt #1 some students have a background, identity, interest, or talent that is so meaningful they believe their application would be incomplete without it. If this sounds like you, then please share your story. How pole vaulting has changed me/ become a part of me! It all started freshman year, I was waiting all year to play sports. First I played football, we had a terrible season. Then once football was over I tried out for basketball. I didn’t make the…

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  • Personal Narrative: My Four Year Of High School

    All four years of high school I was on the track team. I ran relays and was a pole-vaulter. I spent four years practicing hours on end vaulting just so I could improve my plant, form, and increase my clearing height. My Jr. year I was competing at a track meet and it was my turn to vault on the opening height. I took off down the run way planted and as soon as lifted off the ground I felt an excruciating pain my right quad. I cleared my starting height by a mile but when I hit the mat I knew…

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  • Johnny Bright Research Paper

    basketball, football and track, also he twice led his basketball team to final four appearances in the state championship and led the football team to the City title in 1945. In track he competed in as many as five event and was able to pole vault 12 feet using a bamboo pole. He was recruited by Michigan State University football, even though he accepted the scholarship at first, he soon changed his mind. He transferred…

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  • Track Meet Narrative

    I was at my way to my track meet. It was at Dansville high school and it was a warm day with scattered clouds and a light breeze. I was getting off the bus and I felt really good not to sore from the last track meet. I walked to the Pole Vault mat and waited for Jarin and Philip to get here so we can count are steps. “Hey Philip,” I said. “Don't you have a two mile to run?” “Yeah,” he said. “ I'm just getting a few run throughs and then I will go.” “Ok,” I said. I just don't want coach make…

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  • Descriptive Essay: The Dome Of The Rock

    has a substantial egg molded vault that is principally made of a gold shaded material. The building is octagonal and has exceptionally detailed outlines around the whole outside. The building appears to have an attention on symmetry and repetition. The shading plans and outlines are rehashed around the entire building. The outlines and shapes are fundamentally blue, green, and yellow. The dome has tiles lining it the distance to the point on the top where a little pole sticks out a few more…

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  • Acrania Case Study Essay

    Rebecca Thomas and her husband are expecting and they are very overjoyed. As new parents they are afraid of having a miscarriage. After Rebecca past her 12th week mark of when miscarriages can occur they felt a relief. During her eighth week ultrasound her baby wasn’t fully developed so he resembled a sea creature alien look alike. During her pregnancy she felt him move and heard his heart beat just as if he was a normal baby like everyone else’s. As days went by they started to plan and get…

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  • Don Brax Synthesis Essay

    person that has affected my life in many ways is Don Brax. Coach Brax was my high school track coach, and he taught me many things that have, and will continue to, help me in life. Coach Brax did not just teach me things that would help me in pole vault. He also taught me skills that would help me out in life. He taught me that I would be able to do just about anything I put my mind to. As long as I was willing to put in the work need to achieve my goals. He also taught me time management…

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