One Oswego teacher will be flying high come Sunday, March 3 as he participates in the 2013 USA Indoor Track and Field Championships in Albuquerque, New Mexico.
Jake Winder, physical education teacher at both Southbury and Long Beach, will be jumping in the pole vault at the championships.
Winder jumped 17’9” this indoor season to qualify for the meet.
This will be Winder’s last indoor meet of the year. His outdoor season will begin on March 29 at North Central College with weather permitting. Winder currently competes for the Cardinal Vault Club and trains at North Central College with his dad and brothers.
The following will be covering the event live:
- March 2, LIVE 5-7 p.m. CST on Universal Sports
- March 3, LIVE 3-5 p.m. CST on NBC Sports Network
Check out the above YouTube videos of Jake Winder jumping in the vaults.