Thomas Van der PLAETSEN

Thomas Van der PLAETSEN - 2016 European decathlon champion

Photo/Foto: George Herringshaw

Date: 07 July 2016

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    • DATE OF BIRTH
      Monday, 24 December 1990
    • PLACE OF BIRTH
      Ghent, Belgium.
  • INTERNATIONAL
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Thomas Van der PLAETSEN - 2016 European decathlon champion

Thomas Van der Plaetsen is followed by Adam Helcelet as they compete in the final event
of the decathlon, the 1,500 metres. Their numbers show in what position they were lying
at the start of the race and in fact 1 and 2 is where they finished in the ten event competition.


2016 European Athletics Championships Decathlon final. Amsterdam.



1. VAN der PLAETSEN Thomas BEL 8218 points

2. HELCELET Adam CZE 8157 SB
3. DUDAS Mihail SER 8153
4. KASYANOV Oleksiy UKR 8072
5. BRYANT Ashley GBR 8040
6. BARRAS Romain FRA 8002


6 July 2016 100 metres 11.23s
6 July 2016 Long jump 7.64m
6 July 2016 Shot put 12.22m
6 July 2016 High jump 2.10m (SB)
6 July 2016 400 metres 50.50s

7 July 2016 110 metres h 14.64s
7 July 2016 Discus throw 44.32m
7 July 2016 Pole vault 5.40m
7 July 2016 Javelin throw 57.23m
7 July 2016 1500 metres 4:37.84s