Andy VERNON

Andy VERNON - Great Britain - Silver & bronze medals at 2014 European Championships.

Photo/Foto: George Herringshaw

Date: 17 August 2014

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    • DATE OF BIRTH
      Tuesday, 07 January 1986
    • PLACE OF BIRTH
      Fareham, England.
  • INTERNATIONAL
  • Great Britain
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Andy VERNON - Great Britain - Silver & bronze medals at 2014 European Championships.

Andy Veron leads the 5,000 metres final with two laps to go, alongside Mo Farah.

Andy finished third behind Mo and Hayle Ibrahimov  who is hidden behind Andy.


A few days before the men's final Andy had taken the silver medal in the 10,000 metres

in a season best time.  His actual P.B. for the 10,000m was set in 2012 (27m 53.65s).

 

 1.   FARAH
  Mo
   GBR     14.05.82
 2.   IBRAHIMOV  Hayle    AZE     14:08.32
 3.   VERNON  Andy   GBR
    14:09.48
 4.   RINGER
 Richard   GER
    14:10.92
 5.    ALAIZ  Roberto    ESP
    14:11.47
 6.    TAHRI  Bouabdellah
   FRA
    14:11.62
 

Andy and Mo celebrate together their success. Mo had by then thrown his sunglasses into the crowd.     Photo G. H. ©

 

1 FARAH  Mo  GBR 28:08.11

 

 

 2  VERNON  Andy  GBR  28:08.66  SB
 3  KAYA  Ali  TUR  28:08.72  PB
 4  ARIKAN  Polat Kamboi
 TUR  28:11.11  SB
 5  ABDI  Bashir
 BEL  28:13.61  
 6  MEUCCI  Daniele  ITA  28:19.79