Pole Vaulting Underground – In a Cave

If you are interested in pole vaulting underground, we can help make it happen.   August 19th, the Battle of the Underground will be back.   Pole Vault Elite will be attending.   If you are a competition member you can join us.   You will be responsible for your travel and lodging.   If you have questions, please talk to Collin, Joe, or Mason at practice.  To see some pictures from when we went in 2014 click Continue reading link below.


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2017 Out Vault The Summer Wrap up

Our first meet of the year has come and gone, an our PR bell was ringing loudly all day.    We had a great turn out with about 25 vaulters ranging from  pre-teens to post 60’s.   Full results can be found on our meets page.  Highlight results include:

Brandon McQuinn – 13’3″ (new PR)
Alana Bell – 8’6″ (New PR)
LE Lee – 8’3″ (New PR)
Tyler McQuinn – 6’9″ (New PR)
Bri Spencer – 6’0″ (New PR)
Peyton McQuinn – 6’0″ (New PR)

We love seeing PR’s but love the camaraderie form the other members when each athlete cleared their NEW PR.


2017 New Balance Outdoor Nationals Wrap-up

Kennedy Drish placed 3rd at this years New Balance Outdoor Nationals meet held on June 15-17 in Greensboro North Carolina.  Full results are posted on our meets page.   Kennedy cleared 11’10” on her first attempt and tied another young lady for 3rd place.   She had very good attempts at a new PR of 12’2″ but was unable to successfully navigate the bar without knocking it off the pegs.   Kennedy finished her Sophomore year (first year vaulting) with a PR of 12’0″, was County, Sectional, and State Champion.   This young lady has a bright future.  Congrats goes to Kennedy and all of our members on their success this year.   Click “Continue Reading” below for the image gallery of this meet.

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2017 Pole Vault Elite State Qualifiers

With the six newest members qualifying to the IHSAA State Finals, that brings our total to 33 since 2011.

To see  Pole Vault Elite’s history at the State Championships click HERE

2017 State Qualifiers

Current Members

Jessica Bray – Hamilton Southeastern

Kara Deady – Carmel

Kennedy Drish – Hamilton Southeastern

Peyton Haack – Westfield

Kayla Hill – Pioneer

Adrianna Moore – Pike

Former Members

Mitch Lipe (2014 member)

Ryan Lipe (2014 member)


2017 Club Registration is now open

2017 Club Registration is now open.  You can click on the Club Link, then Click Club Registration.  Please read the directions as you sign up.   All members will need to have a 2017 Membership type attached to their account, if you do not purchase one, we will add one to your account manually.   If you have any questions will the process don’t hesitate to contact us.

Pole Vault Elite Alumni Competing at NCAA Preliminary rounds.

Pole Vault Elite is proud to announce three former club members have qualified for NCAA Track and Field Championship Preliminary Rounds being held this weekend. 

Sandra Brown (Pike HS, Class of 2016; IHSAA Girls Track and Field State Championships Sixth Place 2014; IHSAA Girls Track and Field State Championships Fourth Place 2015; IHSAA Girls Track and Field State Champion 2016 – All in Pole Vault) will be competing in the East Preliminary, held in Lexington, Kentucky on the campus of the University of Kentucky. 

Nathan Schuck (Hamilton Southeastern, Class of 2012; IHSAA Boys State Track and Field Championships Third Place 2012 in Pole Vault) and Ethan Bray (Hamilton Southeastern, Class of 2016; IHSAA Boys State Track and Field Championships Twelfth Place 2014;  IHSAA Boys State Track and Field Championships Fourth Place 2015;  IHSAA Boys State Track and Field Championships Runner Up 2016 – All in Pole Vault) will both be competing in the West Preliminary, held in Austin, Texas on the campus of the University of Texas. 

We are thrilled for our alumni as they continue their pole vault careers collegiately and have this opportunity to qualify for the NCAA Track and Field Championship Finals to be held June 7th – 10th in Eugene, Oregon at Hayward Field. 

Best of luck to our vaulters this weekend! Fly high, have fun and know that all of your PVE family is cheering for you!

Get Registered on Friday (5/26)

On Friday afternoon, 2017 Pole Vault Elite Club Registration will open. You will be able to register by going to http://www.polevaultelite.com and click on Club then Club Registration.

The process will be multi step, so please read the process on the website carefully. Athletes under 18 will need to have a parent register for them, in order to sign the waivers and membership agreements online. Once you have your membership purchased you’ll need to sign up for one of the “New Membership Orientations”. This needs to be scheduled before your first practice. You will need to purchase practice pack in order to schedule practices. Members will have access to the “Member Practices” that you will need to reserve your spot for on a first come first serve basis by going to the calendar, clicking on the Members Practice you would like to reserve, and then clicking Reserve. You’ll want to make sure that you have the correct individual (the athlete not the guardian) selected from the dropdown list on that page.

Keep checking on Friday for when we open registration. I will also tweet when I open it, so follow @polevaultelite on twitter.

2016 Fall Meets

On August 28th, Pole Vault Elite will host a pole vault competition.  We will host an open meet at 2pm.  All non-early registration entries day of will be $15 (regardless of membership). Early registration is closed. Payment will be collected the day of, please do not try to prepay.


2016 Out Vault The Summer

2016 – Out Vault The Summer Results

What a great meet. We had 5 kids PR, 4 of them with double PR’s. Grace Mcintyre, Brandon McQuinn, Kayla Hill, and Isaiah Kunzer all four tied their PR’s and jumped at a new mark, but fell just short. Aly Ray bested her old PR by 6 inches clearing 7’3″ and 7’6″, both new PR’s. Ayris double PR’d raising her old best 9″ to 8’3″. Sam Meyers got a new best today clearing 8’9″. A pair of Juniors decided to double PR at the same heights both, Jessica Bray and Kendall Viele cleared 9’3″ and 9’6″ raising their pr’s from 9’0″ to 9’6″.

Full Results and pictures available here.

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