Six of Olympic Running Team from Halle with Isaac Kimeli and Jeroen D’hoedt is Saturday at the Sfinx Ekiden in Ghent is not successful in his attack on the European record relay marathon. They took it in 2u07:24, 27 seconds over the Belgian record.
The European record in the Netherlands since 1994, 2u03:12. Partly due to the cold and the wind was that record never in Ghent. Philip Cortvriendt (5km), Simon Debognies (10km), Jeroen D’hoedt (5km),Isaac Kimeli (10km), Thomas De Bock (5) and Robin Hendrix (7,195 km) were known for quite some time on the schedule for the Belgian record. A national team klokte in the Japanese Chiba in 2005 2u06:57. In the end, things went wrong and went for the attack on the Belgian record the fog.
Olympic Running Team improved at the Watersportbaan in Ghent, however, the track record. Training partners Kimeli, Debognies, Hendrix and The Bock made three weeks ago in Laeken for an unseen number one, three, four and six to finish on the PA cross country running. Jeroen D’hoedt and Philip Cortvriendt were the numbers one and four on the short cross.