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GÖTZIS FIRST DAY

100m: Young Swedish talent Fredrik Samuelson (his father was a student at Blinn JC in 1980s) was 2nd in a PR 10.81. A talented younger brother makes them one of the world’s top father-son-son combo.

Shot Put: In Group B Swede Fredrik Samuelsson won with a 14.40m/47-3 effort while many watched LePage whose sphere covered 13.26m/43-6 of Voralberg real estate.

High Jump: Others who were well ahead of PR pace were Ashley Bryant/GBR, Pawel Wiesolek/POL, Fredrik Samuelson/SWE and Pieter Braun/NED.

400m: Amid the crowd cheers Frederik Samuelson/SWE won the 2nd race out of lane 2. His 49.26 was 18/100ths off a career best.

Top 10 After Day 1

5/27-28 43rd Hypo-Bank Meeting, Mosle Stadium, Götzis, AUT

Warner, Damian/CAN (10.25+0.5 785+1.4 1409 203 47.49 4379) = 4532p

LaPage, Pierce/CAN (10.49+0.5 764+0.6 1326 209 48.99) = 4352p

Kasyanov, Oleksiy/UKR (10.66+0.5 763+1.4 1464 200 48.68) = 4309p

Braun, Pieter/NED (10.90+2.8 771+0.5 1482 200 49.09) = 4301p

Sintinicolaas, Eelco/NED (10.57+0.5 761+0.6 1462 191 48.37) = 4289p

Freimuth, Rico/GER (10.53+0.5 747+2.1 1521 194 49.40) = 4289p

Bruegger, Mattias/GER (10.89+1.4 725+1.6 1532 197 47.29) = 4288p

Samuelsson, Fredrik/SWE (10.81+1.4 750+1.8 1440 203 49.26) = 4271p

Wiesliolek, Pawel/POL (10.79+0.5 726+1.9 1419 212 50.83) = 4238p

Bryant, Ashley/GBR (10.89+2.8 770+0.1 1420 197 49.69) = 4216p

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GÖTZIS SECOND DAY

110m Hurdles: The second hurdle race was exciting went to Mattias Brugger/GER as he ran stride for stride with Fredrik Samuelson/SWE and out-leaned him, both getting significant PRs, 14.06 to 14.10. Wind +1.4 mps.

Discus: A deca career best for Fredrik Samuelsson, 40.03m/131-4.

Pole Vault: In B Samuelsson was the first over at 4.80m/15-9.

Yet a few minutes later, in the lower seeded pit, Fredrik Samuelson/SWE managed 5.00m/16-43⁄4 and then went racing into the crowd for high 5’s. His shot at a world champs invite (8100) looked very positive for the 22 year old.

Summary: When the dust cleared 15 (!) had exceeded 8k, 12 over 8100. That’s quite a haul. 9 of 23 PR’d!

Sweden’s 22 year old Fredrik Samuelsson PR’s at 8172 and won the meet’s ‘Rookie” award.

Top 10 Results Götzis 2017

5/27-28 43rd Hypo Bank Meeting, Götzis, AUT

Warner, Damian/CAN 10.25+0.5 785+1.4 1409 203 47.49 13.54-0.2 4435 470 5768 4:29.33 = 8591p

Sintinicolaas, Eelco/NED 10.57+0.5 761+0.6 1462 191 48.37 14.16-1.2 4352 540 6213 4:30.32 = 8539p

Freimuth, Rico/GER 10.53+0.5 747+2.1 1521 194 49.40 13.80-0.2 4945 480 5777 4:42.67 = 8365p

Helecelet, Adam-Seb/CZE 10.87+1.4 732+2.8 1489 200 49.50 14.19-0.2 4435 500 6804 4:43.69 = 8335p

Braun, Pieter/NED 10.90+2.8 771+0.5 1482 200 49.09 14.40-0.2 4266 500 5849 4:28.14 = 8334p

Bruegger, Mattias/GER 10.89+1.4 725+1.6 1532 197 47.29 14.06+1.4 4508 480 5781 4:34.26 = 8294p

Kasyanov, Oleksiy/UKR 10.66+0.5 763+1.4 1464 200 48.68 14.03-0.2 4499 470 5411 4:33.43 = 8281p

Suarez, Leonel/CUB 11.08+1.3 725+3.0 1418 200 48.80 14.54+1.0 4418 450 7188 4:29.14 = 8214p

Samuelsson, Fredrik/SWE 10.81+1.4 750+1.8 1440 203 49.26 14.10+1.4 4003 500 5621 4:39.52 = 8172p

Bryant, Ashley/GBR 10.89+2.8 770+0.1 1420 197 49.69 14.67+0.6 4252 450 6754 4:31.86 = 8163p

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