Yann Schrub bronze medalist in the 10,000m at the European Championships, Jimmy Gressier 4th

While participating in his first major championship, Frenchman Yann Schrub took the bronze medal in the 10,000m on Sunday in Munich in 27’47”13. He finished behind the Italian Yemaneberhan Crippa (27’46”13”) and the Norwegian Zerei Kbrom Mezngi (27’46”94). Jimmy Gressier ranks 4th (27’49”84). Among the favorites of the race, Jimmy Gressier took the lead from … Read more

Jakob Ingebritsen does the 1500-5000m double, Nafissatou Thiam wins the heptathlon, Malaika Mihambo beaten at length

In the 1500 meters, Jakob Ingebrigtsen, Olympic champion over the distance, retained his European title in Munich on Thursday in 3’32”76, at the same time setting the record for the Championships, held since 1994 by Fermin Cacho. As in 2018, he managed the 1500m-5000m double. The Norwegian beat Briton Jake Heyward (3’34”44) and Spaniard Mario … Read more

Shana Grebo only French in the final of the 200 meters of the European Championships

Ryan Zézé: “I remain unsatisfied” Ryan Zeze: “I’m not satisfied at all, I’m having a race full of mistakes. I didn’t know how to recover from it when exiting the bend, so I’m still unsatisfied. We had good entry times, but there everything was back to zero, everyone had the same conditions. »Meba-Mickaël Zézé: “Once … Read more

Pascal Martinot-Lagarde misses European gold by a thousandth over 110m hurdles, Just Kwaou-Mathey in bronze

Four years ago, Pascal Martinot-Lagarde became European champion thanks to his broken. This time, for a thousandth, the Frenchman was overtaken by the Spaniard Asier Martinez. In 13”14, the silver medalist signs on D-Day his best time of a disrupted season, as often by physical glitches. At 30, Martinot-Lagarde, who could not speak at the … Read more

Jordier, Pontvianne, Robert-Michon… The results of the first evening of the European Athletics Championships

The French 400m well underway Thomas Jordier ideally launched his European Championships in Munich on Monday. The French 400 m champion beat his personal best in 45”39, releasing in the last meters, to qualify for the semi-finals. The other Frenchman Gilles Biron also passed by finishing second in his series in 45”82. Among the women, … Read more

Kevin Mayer abandons the 100m of the decathlon of the European Championships

The challenge was ” huge “. Complete a second decathlon in three weeks, after his title at the World Championships in Eugene. Kevin Mayer had started, warning that he had not recovered enough, but he could not go to the end of the 100m, the first discipline on the menu of the event of the … Read more

Kevin Mayer “wants to prolong the pleasure” at the European Championships in Munich

After posting a message on his social networks on Sunday announcing his participation in the European Championships in Munich (August 15-21), Kevin Mayer, freshly decathlon world champion in Eugene (United States), explained his choice by video conference on Monday. “Kevin, why did you decide to line up for the European Championships?Decathlon is a fairly difficult … Read more

Kevin Mayer wins his second decathlon world title

Kevin Mayer started his decathlon ” in the fog “. He finished it on top of the world. The Frenchman, double Olympic vice-champion (2016 and 2021), won his second world title in Eugene on the night of Sunday to Monday, after that of London in 2017. The 30-year-old Frenchman scored 8,816 pts to beat Canadian … Read more

Kevin Mayer leads the decathlon before the 1500m

Kevin Mayer, who started a great comeback on this second day of the decathlon, will aim for gold in the 1500m, the last event (4:20 am, French time). The Frenchman took the lead by winning the javelin, his only victory so far. With 70.31 m, the world record holder delivered one of the best performances … Read more

World record in the 100m hurdles in the semi-finals of the Worlds for the Nigerian Tobi Amusan in 12”12

The last session of these Eugene Worlds began with a thunderclap on Sunday. Nigerian Tobi Amusan (25), double African champion and 4th at the 2019 Worlds and the Tokyo Olympics in the 100m hurdles, won her semi-final in the time of 12”12 (+ 0.9 m/ s), new world record. It erases the previous mark of … Read more