18 Yrs Old Eritrean Yemane Haileselassie Wins Spain’s Mountain of Montjuïc Race

18 Yrs Old Eritrean Yemane Haileselassie Wins Spain’s Mountain of Montjuïc Race


www.eldesmarque.com | November 27, 2016


18 Yrs Old Eritrean Yemane Haileselassie Wins Spain's Mountain of Montjuïc Race


The Eritrean runner Yesmane Hailesselasie (18), with a time of 39:24, and the Portuguese Olympic Ines Monteiro, with a time of 22:59, have been imposed in the 93 edition of the International Race Jean Bouin of Barcelona that he has played Sunday in the Parc de Montjuïc, of Barcelona, with 13,000 runners registered.


It is the second victory of a broker Eritrea in the last two editions of this event. Last year, the victory went to another young rider in this country, Aaron Kifle, with a record of 28:17, set a new record.


Yemane Hailleselassie, entrando en la meta como ganador absoluto de la Jean Bouin


The race broke into the first of three laps on the circuit with a group of escapees where they were the favorites, with zaragozano Toni Abbey champions Spain cross and bronze in the 10,000 meters at the European 2016, among them. Haileselassie, that when training in Spain living in Las Rozas (Madrid), launched a strong attack on the climb ramps Montjuïc, followed by Kenyan Titus and the Moroccan Jaouad Kipjimba Tougane.



No one could keep pace with the Eritreans, who after being up all last lap running alone, won with a time of 30:24. Abbey threw the rest in the final lap to go second with 30:35, beating Kipjumba third, two seconds behind him, and Tougane, fourth with 30:48.


Results and standings


– Race Jean Bouin International 93:


Men’s (9900 meters):


.1. Yemane Haileselassie (ERI) 30:24

.2. Abbey Toni (ESP) 30:35 Nike

.3. Titus Kipjumba (KEN) 30:37 Nike

.4. Jaouad Tougane (MAR) Beaches Castellon 30:48

.5. Alcalá Marc (ESP) FC Barcelona 31:11


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