Isaac Kimeli is Saturday, the second place in the 1,500 meters at the international athletics meeting of Marseille. The Hallenaar, which is already in place for the european CHAMPIONSHIPS of athletics in Berlin in both the 1,500 as the 5,000 meters, set his personal record in 3:36.51.
The win in Marseille was for the Brit Charlie Grice 3:36.48 left again. Kimeli made his record, that 3:37.05 stood, with 54 hundredths. The race was however not ideal, because after 800 metres, he walked by three seconds over the schedule for his personal record. Kimeli slide on from the eighth to the sixth place on the European jaarlijst. In the 5000 meters with his 13:21.09 fifth.