High-level Meet in Barcelona
Four new records achieved in the Catalan city of the competition
Jul 29, 2011
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.