Vaulted Up Podcast
About This Show
The Vaulted Up podcast, powered by UST-ESSX, offers listeners the opportunity to hear from the world's top vaulters, engineers and coaches, as they explain jump secrets, emerging technologies, training techniques and industry insights into the world of pole vaulting.
Most Recent Episode
Sam Kendricks and Don Rahrig discuss the science of pole design
In this episode, Don Rahrig, vice president of engineering for UST-ESSX, discusses the science of making world class vaulting poles (for vaulters of all abilities). Then, 2016 Olympic Bronze Medalist Sam Kendricks discusses why he chose UST-ESSX poles and answers questions from fans and followers. Key Takeaways: • Better understanding of materials used to build UST-ESSX poles • How Recoil technology works • The future of pole design, performance • Why Sam Kendricks prefers UST-ESSX poles • Sam Kendricks' pole kit (money pole) • Better understanding of who is Sam Kendricks (via Q&A session at the end of the episode)