the Favorite at 800 meters, Andreas Kramer, finished last in the final at 1.48,06. The spaniard Alvaro De Arriba won.
– There is not much to do when you can't respond to attacks during the race. I had not enough to take a medal today. It is I clear sorry, " says Kramer, who was EM-the second in Berlin in the last year.
Andreas Kramer took the lead, his favorite position. But then he could not answer, but slipped after the all more – before the finishing straight, it was an exhausted Kramer who had not some of the forces for a medaljspurt.
from Andreas Bube so it was, for far too many, and then got tired I just. I did not have it today, and I need to be able to fight for medals, it is no easy opponent I face, " he says.
the 21-year-old came into the CHAMPIONSHIPS as the big favourite, europes best female player with a nysatt personal record and had won all the races during the winter. He took him comfortable through the trials and semifinals.
in stavhoppsfinalen in the EM of 4.65. She stopped at 4,45, her entry height, and finished last.
" I have raced for a bit and need to hone more before everything sits. I'm not really in the competition and know when I should change the rod and so, " says Meijer.
the 25-year-old got the entire 2018 ruined by a foot injury. Göteborgskan was forced to take surgery for a fracture in the scaphoid in the foot at the beginning of the year and missed both the world indoor CHAMPIONSHIPS and the european CHAMPIONSHIPS later in the year.
She has come back strong and set the Swedish record in the Nordenkampen in February by 4.75, a record that Angelica Bengtsson later hit with a 4,81-hope. Bengtsson was medaljfavorit in EM, but rev out in qualifying.
" I came here to EM without expectations, this is my comebacksäsong. But I have the high places in me, " says Meijer.
and rev first attempt at ingångshöjden, which in the final was 4,45. She then took in the other. 25-year-old was then over 4,55. The first attempt of 4.65 was completely unsuccessful, she did not come even up. The same way it was in the second attempt.
In the third she came over the bar, but rev.
"I'm starting to get in good shape, but can't manage it, and then I'm wrong and have not indeed," says Meijer on the failure of the hopes of 4.65.
EM in Glasgow is the first time in two years that Meijer was in a mästerskapsfinal. Then, in EM 2017, she came fifth.
It was not, nor any medal for Erica Kinsey in höjdhoppsfinalen. Kinsey did 1,91 but rev out of 1.94, which resulted in a seventh place.