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María Vicente breaks her own Spanish pentathlon record in Aubiere (France)


Sports editorial, Jan 28 (EFE).- Barcelona’s María Vicente achieved the Spanish indoor pentathlon record at the Aubiere combined X-Athletics (France) with 4,728 points, surpassing the 4,582 she had since 2022 as the national record. .

María Vicente began her participation by equaling her personal best in the 60 meter hurdles, as well as her national record, with a time of 8.24. She added 1,075 points.

In the second test, the high jump, the Catalan athlete reached 1.76 meters, a mark with which she set her Spanish record in 2022 and which allowed her to collect another 928 points.

The third discipline of the contest, the weight, resulted in a best throw of 13.84 meters, which was a personal best, surpassing the 13.77 that had been previously recorded. He accumulated 783 points.

In the long jump, María Vicente only achieved one valid jump, reaching 6.59 meters and adding 1,056 points, just before finishing the competition in the 800 meters, in which she rounded off her national record.

María Vicente had to run under 2:26 to add those points that would give her the record, also having a personal best of 2:17.16. The Spanish woman ran in 2:15.50, she was sixth in her series and added 886 more points to finish first and beat her own national record.

Behind María Vicente (4,728 points), the Italian Sveva Gerevini finished second with 4,538 and the Hungarian Szabina Szucs finished third with 4,491.

The other Spaniard in competition, Carmen Ramos, finished fourteenth with 4,052 points. EFE

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