Monthly Archives: March 2014

IAAF World Indoor Championships – Van der Plaetsen takes heptathlon bronze

March 9, 2014 | 0 Comments


Following solid performances and two PBs on the first day  of the men’s heptathlon, Belgian Van der Plaetsen went on to claim the bronze medal with a new national record score of 6259. Thomas started Saturday with a 8,16 clocking in the 60m hurdles, just 0,03 shy off his PB. He then cleared 5m20 in the pole […]
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IAAF World Indoor Championships – Van der Plaetsen fourth overnight, Thiam qualifies for high jump final

March 7, 2014 | 0 Comments


At the IAAF World Indoor Championships in the Polish town of Sopot, Belgium’s multi event specialist Thomas Van der Plaetsen ended the first day of competition 58 points ahead of his day-one score from Apeldoorn earlier this season while 19-year-old Nafi Thiam remarkably qualified for the women’s high jump final. Van der Plaetsen kicked off […]
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