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Thursday, August 9, 2018

Favorite Ferry Finishes First

Courtesy of Stepan Ganzey, Loch Lomond, Scotland.

Ferry Weertman [shown below with his Dutch teammates in the blue Arena wetsuit] was the pre-race favorite at the 2018 European Championships in Loch Lomond and came through with a gold medal performance today.

But the Dutch Olympic gold medalist was certainly pushed to the limit as both he and Hungarian silver medalist Kristof Rasovszky were timed in the identical time of 1:49:28.2 with the ultimate decision deemed by the officials.

Men's 10 km Results:
1. Ferry Weertman (Netherlands) 1:49:28.2
2. Kristof Rasovszky (Hungary) 1:49:28.2
3. Rob Muffels (Germany) 1:49:33.7
4. Marc-Antoine Olivier (France) 1:49:34.7
5. Matan Roditi (Israel) 1:49:36.2
6. Matteo Furlan (Italy) 1:49:36.7
7. Jack Burnell (Great Britain) 1:49:37.1
8. Mario Sanzullo (Italy) 1:49:47.4
9. Tobias Robinson (Great Britain) 1:49:47.5
10. Alberto Martinez Murcia (Spain) 1:49:49.7
11. Kirill Belyaev (Russia) 1:49:51.6
12. David Aubry (France) 1:49:52.0
13. Pepijn Maxime Smits (Netherlands) 1:49:52.3
14. Daniel Szekelyi (Hungary) 1:49:53.3
15. Simone Ruffini (Italy) 1:49:53.5
16. Soeren Meissner (Germany) 1:49:56.0
17. Raul Santiago Betancor (Spain) 1:49:56.1
18. Ventsislav Aydarski (Bulgaria) 1:50:40.5
19. Logan Vanhuys (Belgium) 1:50:43.9
20. Andreas Waschburger (Germany) 1:50:51.5
21. Vit Ingeduld (Czech Republic) 1:50:51.7
22. Igor Chervynskyi (Ukraine) 1:50:58.4
23. David Brandl (Austria) 1:50:59.6
24. Evgenii Drattcev (Russia) 1:51:00.5
25. Yuval Safra (Israel) 1:51:00.6
26. Kirill Abrosimov (Russia) 1:51:20.5
27. Rafael Gil (Portugal) 1:51:21.3
28. Pol Gil Tranzona (Spain) 1:51:49.3
29. Caleb Hughes (Great Britain) 1:51:49.3
30. Logan Fontaine (France) 1:52:09.9
31. Shahar Resman (Israel) 1:52:12.0
32. Matej Kozubek (Czech Republic) 1:52:34.5
33. Krzysztof Pielowski (Poland) 1:53:00.2
34. Tiago Campos (Portugal) 1:54:04.9
35. Tamas Farkas (Serbia) 1:54:25.4
DNF Ivan Fratric (Slovakia)
DNF David Huszti (Hungary)

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