According to the confidential, the Norwegian J akob Ingebrigtsen, 19, has once again made it clear that he is one of the names to follow in world athletics
Yesterday, he managed to establish a new record for Europe in the test of the 2.000 meterss at the Impossible Games in Oslo with a time of 4: 50.01
It has beaten the mark in force since 1985
With this chrono he managed to beat in 1.38 seconds the previous brand that was held by the British Steve Cram with 4:51:39 since 1985
Instagram / Moment of competition in Norway
The test was held in Norugea and Kenya at the same time
The test was held at a distance, at the Bislett stadium in Oslo, and at the Nyayo stadium in Nairobi (Kenya)
The competition, which was held in a team format over a distance of 2.000 meters, faced on the one hand the team led by the brothers Jakob and Henrik Ingebrigtsen and on the other the Kenyan led by Cheruiyot and the 1.500 world champion in 2017, Elijah Manangoi.
In social networks I commented
New European record of 2000m in 4.50,01 !! Finally back on track Thank you so much for the rest of the Ingebrigtsen Team for the great job, thank you @bislettgames for a great match, and everyone who cheered us on!
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New European 2000m Record in 4.50,01 !! ??? Finally back racing on the track ?? Huge thanks for the rest of Team Ingebrigtsen for the great work, thanks to @bislettgames for a great meet, and to everyone else who cheered for us! ❤️ ??? #EuropeanRecord #TeamIngebrigtsen #Letsgo #ontothenextone