Track and Field: Olympians provide camp for pole vaulters

By: Henry Apple
Published: Saturday, June 17, 2017
April Steiner Bennett (left), a former Arkansas and Olympic pole vaulter, works with camper Madison Sanders, 15, of Marianna, Friday, June 16, 2017, during instruction for pole vaulters at Ramay Junior High School in Fayetteville. Steiner Bennett and Stacy Dragila, a former Olympic pole vaulter and 2000 Olympic gold medalist, were on hand for two days of intensive instruction for vaulters from elementary to high school.
Photo by Andy Shupe
April Steiner Bennett (left), a former Arkansas and Olympic pole vaulter, works with camper Madison Sanders, 15, of Marianna, Friday, June 16, 2017, during instruction for pole vaulters at Ramay Junior High School in Fayetteville. Steiner Bennett and Stacy Dragila, a former Olympic pole vaulter and 2000 Olympic gold medalist, were on hand for two days of intensive instruction for vaulters from elementary to high school.

There was no need for April Steiner Bennett to persuade Stacy Dragila to bring one of her pole vault camps to Northwest Arkansas.

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April Steiner Bennett (right), a former University of Arkansas and Olympic pole vaulter, works with campers Friday at Ramay ... + Enlarge

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