Thiago Braz da Silva Rio 2016
In the beginning (according to Wikipedia)
Thiago Braz da Silva (born 16 December 1993) is a Brazilian athlete specializing in the pole vault. In 2012 he won the gold medal at the World Junior Championships. In 2013 he became the South American champion with a new area record outdoor of 5.83 metres. In 24 June 2015 he reached the new record of 5.92 metres in Baku, Azerbaijan. In 13 February 2016 he also reached the new South American record indoor of 5.93 metres in Berlin, Germany.
The REAL Deal (according to our sources)
In incredible fashion Thiago Braz da Silva thrilled his hometown crowd of Rio De Janeiro faithful with a comeback from behind victory in the 2016 Rio Olympic Pole Vault competition. He outsmarted his French competitor by not taking an attempt at 5.93 and raising the bar to 6.03 meters forcing the Frenchman to jump first. Going against the reigning Olympic champ was a tall order for Thiago Braz da Silva, but his confidence grew once he saw the French jumper not clear 6.03M. Thiago also jumped and missed clearing the bar leading to one final attempt by both men.
Thiago Braz da Silva took one final look at the pole valut and then his fans before collecting himself and making the most important jump of his life at the age of 22. He eyed his marks and sprinted to a new Olympic record clearance of 6.03M leaving the French competitor one last shot to try and tie. Unfortunately the French competitor missed the height and Thiago Braz da Silva is your new 2016 Pole Vault Olympic Champion.
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