Athletics: Jacobs runs for Euros – English

(ANSA) – ROME, August 12 – Italian two-time Olympic sprint gold medalist Marcell Jacobs will compete at the European Championships in Germany next week, says coach Paolo Camossi said on Friday.
El Paso-born Jacobs, 27, who won the 100m and 4x100m at last year’s Tokyo 2020, is “running free and having fun” after withdrawing from last month’s world championships in Eugene, Oregon, with a minor injury. said Camossi. .
“The training session was satisfying. We are here in Munich because he is fit and competitive.”
The 100m semi-final is Tuesday at 20:05, and the final is at 22:15 on the same day.
“You see a race that is practically between four runners. Marcel has the best chance, but this race cannot be underestimated,” Camossi said. (ANSA).

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