Dafne Schippers has announced on Thursday that they are on Sunday 9 June join the FBK Games in Hengelo. The 26-year-old sprinter will be in action in the 100 metres.
“I have a lot of meaning in order again this year at the FBK Games. Now, it feels very familiar and the atmosphere is like nowhere else with the massive support of the hometown audience,” says Schippers.
Last year, the two-time world champion in the 200 metres at the FBK Games. The Utrecht showed himself after critically about the new format of the tournament in the province of Overijssel, in part because the athletes long had to wait before they could start.
In 2015, ran Skippers at the FBK Games for the first time in her career under 11 seconds in the 100 metres. Her time of 10,94 is still the track record in Hengelo.
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AvatarAuteurFBKGamesHengeloMoment of plaatsen10:27 – 25 april 2019
Also Martina and Hassan.
Schippers, who last winter returned with coach Bart Bennema and the beginning of march the silver medal at the european CHAMPIONSHIPS indoor in the Scottish Glasgow, is currently on training camp in Florida. There she prepares for the outdoor season there.
The organization of the Fanny Blankers-Koen Games made at the beginning of april already known that Churandy Martina make an appearance will be in Hengelo. For the Dutch record holder in the 100 and 200 metres is his thirteenth participation.
Also Sifan Hassan of the party in the 38th edition of the FBK Games. The athlete was ordered in march to know that they are in Hengelo, an attempt is going to do to her own European record in the 5,000 meters to tighten. Last year, she missed the tournament due to a knee injury.