News : Preview, schedules and athletes of the test 'Night of San Antón' of Jaén


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Preview, schedules and athletes of the test 'Night of San Antón' of Jaén


Toni Abadía, one of the favorites in Jaén

Madrid's Fernando Carro, runner-up in Europe of 3,000 meters obstacles and Spanish record holder of the distance with a record of 8: 05.69, will lead the national runners in the XXXVII ‘Night of San Antón’, which will be held on Saturday in Jaén with about 12,000 athletes among all categories.

The organization, in a statement on the website of the test, highlighted the results of Carro, which will debut in Jaén and will arrive at the test after the sixth place achieved in the last San Silvestre Vallecana with a time of 28 minutes and 19 seconds. Another athlete announced is the Aragonese Toni Abadía, who goes through a moment in a prominent way and in Vallecas finished third with a time of 27.56, the best Spanish brand in history in this test. Only Mande Bushendich, second classified, and Bashir Abdi, a Belgian of Somali origin, won the test.

Mechaal, Kevin López, Dani Arce ...

Carro and Abadía will be accompanied at the starting line by other Spanish athletes of excellent level and prestige, such as Adel Mechaal, Ignacio Fontes, Kevin López, Marc Alcalá, Daniel Arce, winner of the last Mile Manuel Pancorbo Ciudad de Jaén, Jesús Gómez, Kevin López, Juan Antonio “Chiki” Pérez, Camilo Santiago, Artur Bossy and Abdessamad Oukhelfen, bronze medal in the European Under-23 of last summer in 5,000 meters.


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