Two heavyweight names missing when Karin There on Monday afternoon unveiled the squad for the european indoor CHAMPIONSHIPS in Glasgow on 1-3 march.
No Khaddi Sagnia in the long jump and no Kalle Berglund at 1,500 metres.
– Khaddi has injury problems, so unfortunately she has declined. Donald has a fever and feels that he will not have time to be good simply. So he puts down the indoor season, " says Karin There.
now 28 names, but more may come. Active have until 20 February to qualify. Längdhopparen Michel Tornéus, which has a inomhusguld from 2015, intend to make an attempt.
Now appears to be 800-meterslöparen Andreas Kramer and längdhopparen Thobias Nilsson Montler as the largest medaljhoppen.
– Both are in second in the Europalistan. Both showed good form in the summer and both have shown good form in winter. But then Fanny Roos also has had a great season with four Swedish record, " says Karin There who think that the squad is exciting.
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" It's a new name that had a bit of a breakthrough in the winter that will be fun to follow. Tilda Johansson is one such which is new for me. I think Yolanda (Ngarambe) that really shines through in the winter should be exciting to follow.
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the coach set goals for the Swedish team. In Belgrade two years ago, it was four, two silver and two bronze.
What we learned recently is that even those who are a little outside of the have the chance. The european athletics indoor CHAMPIONSHIPS is a very short and intense race, so take it only to the finals, you have the chance, " says Karin There.