Willie Banks at 56 is shown clearing 1.68, 1.73, 1.78, record 1.83 and almost making 1.88 off a three-step straddle approach at the San Diego Senior Games today at Mesa College.
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He says he lost 20 pounds since January, making the record attempt possible. He beat a recent 1.80 by Jim Barrineau at USATF masters nationals in Lisle, Illinois.
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