07/11/2021 at 8:22 PM CEST
That Spain get two silver medals in a European sub’23 in the brief relay It already speaks for itself of the multidisciplinary character of a brand new era of Spanish athletes who’ve as soon as once more shocked with a sensational efficiency at the occasion that ended this Sunday in Tallinn.
And finest of all, it was not an informal double hit. Not a lot much less. The azulgrana Jaël Bestué touched the podium in the hectometer with the fourth place, whereas Arnau Monné was bronze in the shortest take a look at of the open air with Sergio López fourth and in 200 Jesús Gómez and Pol Retamal have been silver and bronze, respectively.
Having a look at the numbers is a supply of pleasure for athletic followers, particularly with a Saturday that may go down in the annals. Spain completed with a complete of 15 medals (three golds, seven silvers and 5 bronzes), surpassed solely by the 17 that France achieved. The continental champions have been José Manuel Pérez (20 km stroll), Eduardo Menacho (10,000 meters) and the ‘Olympian’ Asier Martínez (110 meters hurdles).
In the medal table, the Spanish workforce was fourth, solely behind the six golds of Germany and a sensational Italy that continues to work splendidly and the 4 of a Czech Republic that solely achieved yet another silver (5 medals). In complete there have been nothing extra and nothing lower than 29 finalists, equaling the historic report in a European sub’23 to be seconds additionally in the factors table for positions with 151, solely behind the 195 of France and forward of powers akin to Germany (148), Italy (148) or Nice Britain (130).
The ladies marked the means. Aitana Rodrigo was seventh in the first submit with an excellent supply to a colossal Jaël Bestué, who introduced the quartet nearer to the medals in order that first Eva Santidrián after which Carmen Marco sealed the silver with the second finest mark in Spanish historical past beneath 23 ( 43.74) after Germany (43.05). In the morning that they had damaged the Spanish report with 43.50.
The ladies’s 4×100 made historical past in Tallinn
Proper after, Spain additionally began with many choices in the males’s 4×100. Arnau Monné made a outstanding first submit, Pol Retamal accused the effort of the double hectometer however made an excellent supply to Jesús Gómez and between him and Sergio López they secured a historic silver with 39.00, 30 hundredths from Germany.
Particular point out for the sensational silent work of Ricardo Diéguez, the nice ‘Panter’, one of the nice architects of this double podium of the brief relays as federative supervisor and coach, amongst others, of Bestué herself or Cristina Lara, additionally Barça participant.
Águeda Muñoz stayed two hundredths from the podium in 1,500
A disgrace about Águeda Muñoz in 1,500, however the Barça athlete was very courageous and it solely stays to pay homage. As glad on the monitor as she was off the monitor, the Segovian pulled into the first nook of the final lap and ran out of breath on the closing stretch to complete fourth with 4: 14.17, simply two hundredths behind Britain’s Wallace.
A resistant Isabel Barreiro was additionally fourth in 5,000 meters (15: 51.Three with handbook timing because of a breakdown in the electronics that lasted for an extended half hour) with Cristina Ruiz sixth with 15: 54.8.
Bruno Comín broke seven private data in the decathlon
Alejandro Quijada additionally carried out at a excessive degree with a fifth place in 3,000 meter hurdles (8: 44.48), the ladies’s 4×400 was seventh in the closing with a Spanish sub’23 report included with the Catalan Sara Gallego as one of its references (3: 3.54) and Bruno Comín improved his private finest by greater than 200 factors to the touch the place of finalist in decathlon (tenth with 7,688 factors).