High-level Meet in Barcelona

Four new records achieved in the Catalan city of the competition


2011-7-29

It took place at the Olympic Stadium, in front of 7,200 spectators, the Athletics Meeting in Barcelona, ​​which has recorded four new records of the event and two of the best performances by European athletes. The records of the meet were achieved ​​by the Jamaican Yohan Blake in the U23 100m with a time of 10.6, Bulgaria's Vanya Stambolov in 400m hurdles with a time of 54.38, the Cuban Yariskey Silva in the pole vault with 466, the Russian Yekaterina Gorbunova , which has built both the 1500m record in European competition is the best performance of the year with a time of 4:01:02. The other European best performance of the year was that of the Kenyan Ilham Tanu, who runs for Turkey, in the 1500m with a time of 3:32.94.