Jerring Prize

Pole vaulter Armand Duplantis wins Swedish public prize

3:56 min
  • The Swedish public has had its say and Armand Duplantis has won Swedish Radio Sports' Jerring Prize for best sporting achievement in 2020. 
  • The young pole vaulter set two new World Indoors records and erased Sergei Bubka's 26-year-old outdoors World Record last year.
  • "I am so thankful to the Swedish public, I feel so welcome in Sweden," said Duplantis, who has an American father and Swedish mother.