KUJANPAA VAULTS TO VIC­TORY

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THE pole vaulters were the first ath­letes in Ci­tyGames ac­tion on Ty­ne­side in a com­pe­ti­tion which was won by Fin­land’s Urho Kujanpaa, who rep­re­sented his coun­try at this year’s U23 Euro­pean Cham­pi­onships. His fourth-round clear­ance of 5.45m se­cured the vic­tory, with France’s Stan­ley Joseph and an­other Finn, To­mas Weck­ston, fin­ish­ing sec­ond and third re­spec­tively af­ter both vaulted 5.30m.

Urho Kujanpaa: 5.45m win

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