Kim Gevaert and Tia Hellebaut have turned the KBC Night into a heyday of Belgian athletics again. In Heusden-Zolder, Kim Gevaert beat a field of world class competitors at the 100m in 11.20 and Tia Hellebaut won the high jump with 2.00m. Monder Rizki surprised at the 5000m with a third place and a personal best of 13.04.06. Paul Kipsiele Koech managed a world year best and a highlight of the evening with 8:00.57 at the 3000m steeple chase.
Take a look at the best pictures of the KBC Nacht van de Atletiek 2008!
KBC has prolonged its sponsor contract with the Nacht van de Atletiek for another three years, until the 2011 edition. Such was announced by both parties at the presentation of the 2008 edition.
Edition 2008: 20 July
Meeting Liège