Olympic Dreams

June 16, 2021


Olympic Dreams

NWA Daily

With the Olympic Games less than two months away, Sandi Morris, former Razorback pole vaulter, reflects on a year of training and preparation for the Tokyo Games.

  • Keeping the pace: Since Morris couldn't use the Razorback track & field facility after the pandemic started, she and her dad built a pole vault pit in her parents' backyard. This creative solution served its purpose well, as she continued to soar over the competition.
  • Fast approaching: The Tokyo games are buzzing with controversy, but Morris is trying to stay positive, focusing on the competition ahead. Morris is just one of many Olympic hopefuls with Arkansas ties.

You can read more about Sandi Morris and her year of preparation for the Tokyo Olympics HERE.

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