Isaac Kimeli is Saturday in the German Karslruhe below the minimum for the european CHAMPIONSHIPS in Berlin, dived on the 1,500 metres. He hastened to profit in a personal record of 3:37.05. The requested time for Berlin is 3:38.10, the personal record of Kimeli was at 3:37.66.
Previously placed Kimeli also for the 5,000 metres at the european CHAMPIONSHIPS, that from 7 to 12 August. Saturday in Karlsruhe, he did it with an impressive solo, and he put the gathered opposition at a safe distance. The second place went to his training mate Robin Hendrix, who with 3:39.32, for the first time under the mark of 3:40 dove.