It was a good night for the host nation, as Italy’s men took also the team prize ahead of Spain and Turkey and the Italian female team won bronze with Great Britain ladies crowned the women’s team champion and Spain on second place. This afternoon, at the Amsicora Stadium will be staged the 19th edition of the European Cup 10.000m.Opening Ceremony at 17 h, the entrance to the venue is free.To all athletes a great “in bocca al lupo” and see you in Chia2016! Since this morning, athletes and officials, as well as European Athletic Delegates and guests are arriving at the Chia Laguna Resort, headquarter of this year’s edition.First official moment: venue inspection and training at the Amsicora stadium tomorrow afternoon.In second place Italy’s world and European marathon silver medalist Valeria Straneo, in .41, with Britain’s Lily Partridge third in .03.In the men’s B race, Mykola Nyzhnyk (Ucraine) won in .72, second Marek Skorupa (Poland) in .22 and in third place France’s Benjamin Choquert in .47.For more information about the event, see the final time table on this website.
In the women’s competition, the gold medal got to Trihas Gebre from Spain, who won in .94.Headquarter of the event and official hotel is the Chia Laguna Resort, proud to host the delegations; competition venue is the Amsicora Stadium in Cagliari, Sardinia’s greatest city.To all athletes, officials and guests: enjoy the event and a sincere “in bocca al lupo!” In accordance with European Athletics competition regulations, the final entries for the European Cup 10,000m 2015 open today.
Please see also the official timetable on this website.
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