42. BMW BERLIN-MARATHON am 27. September 2015

Weitere Veranstaltungen

News

IAAF.org: Paul Tergat – now the focus is only Athens

exclusive interview

13.04.2004

Following the annoucement a fortnight ago that Paul Tergat had sustained a calf injury and so would not toe the starting line at next Sunday’s Flora London Marathon (18 April), the World Marathon record holder has now turned his full attention to the summer’s Athens Olympic marathon for which he has already been pre-selected by Athletics Kenya.

Jürg Wirz recently caught up with Tergat and interviewed him exclusively for the IAAF internet about his injury and of course Athens

London would have been a good opportunity

“The injury happend one month ago,“ the Kenyan star explained. “I was not able to train the whole of March.“

The first two weeks he tried to treat the injury in Kenya but after talking to his coach Dr. Gabriele Rosa he decided to go to Brescia in Italy where Rosa’s son Marco is the medical director of the “Centro Marathon“, a medical centre which has all the necessary facilities. As such, in the first week of April Tergat was able to resume his training.

“London would have been a good opportunity seeing most of the main contenders for the Olympic gold. The one who is going to win in London will have a psychological advantage. But now the focus is on Athens.“


Weitere News

25.11.2014 Das BMW BERLIN-MARATHON-Magazin "Impressionen" ist jetzt online
24.11.2014 Marathon-Weltrekord von Dennis Kimetto offiziell anerkannt
20.11.2014 Anmeldestart für den BMW BERLIN-MARATHON Inlineskating
20.11.2014 Ergebnisse des Losverfahrens zum 42. BMW BERLIN-MARATHON liegen vor

Noch mehr News finden Sie in unserem Newsarchiv

Sponsoren des 42. BMW BERLIN-MARATHON BMW Adidas AOK TAGHeuer Holiday Inn Erdinger Alkoholfrei Wobenzym plus Here Maps Germanwings

Anzeige

Anzeige