Athletics: Nick Southgate ratifies NZ indoor pole vault record in Hastings

Wrists, elbows, hips, knees and even the odd wisp of hair seemed to get in the way but nothing was going to stop Nick Southgate from putting the New Zealand men’s indoor pole vaulting record straight in Hastings.

Pumped up to the rhythm of intoxicating electronic soundtracks and the clapping of a compact crowd, Southgate scaled 5.21m at the newly opened, swanky EIT Institute of Sport and Health indoor…

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