The 21-year-old Turkish woman Yasemin Can has in the Cross – European Championships in Tilburg to 2016 and 2017, again of Gold, conquered, and thus the first woman in the EM-the history of the hat-Trick managed. The Kenya-born runner won the 8300-Meter race on Sunday in 26:05 minutes – with only a second ahead of Swiss Fabienne Schlumpf. Elena Burkhard of the LG Northern black forest, in the year-on-year in Slovakia, EM-Fifth, came this time as a Sixth (26:53).
For men, the Norwegians Filip Inge brigtsen conquered after more than 10,300 meters of Gold. The 1500-metres-champion of Europe of 2016 on the track came in 28:49 minutes in goal, the Belgian Isaac Kimeli was three seconds behind in Second. The best German Florian Orth: space 23 of the Regensburger was exactly one Minute slower than the winner.
For the best results in the 30-member Team of the German athletics Federation (DLV) were Anna Gehring and Samuel Fitwi Sibhatu, the race won in the U23 silver. The she had to give in as the Second over 6300 meters in 20:36 minutes, only two seconds faster, a Dane, Anna Emilie Moeller knocked. Only the Frenchman Jimmy Gressier was on the 8300 Meter distance faster than Sibhatu. The 22-Year-old who starts for the LG volcanic Eifel, 2015 as a refugee from Eritrea to Germany.