TITLE

Vaulting for himself

AUTHOR(S)
Lawday, David
PUB. DATE
August 1992
SOURCE
U.S. News & World Report;8/10/92, Vol. 113 Issue 6, p43
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Profiles former Soviet star Sergei Bubka, 28, who is pole-vaulting for himself, not his country, at the Barcelona Olympic Games. The mark of Bubka's individualism; His current pole-vault height is 6.11 meters; His easy transition from the Sovietto the Western way; His move to Berlin with his family; The intimidating style he uses; Creating his own track-and-field club in Donetsk; More.
ACCESSION #
9208102286

 

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