Russians in Europe
Russian athletes won 4 events at the 57th Janusz Kusocinski Memorial held in Poland’s Szczecin. Svetlana Feofanova won the women’s pole vault clearing 4.70m (Russian season lead).
Tatyana Polnova placed 4th with 4.50m after Poland’s Anna Rogowska (2nd, 4.60) and Monika Pyrek (3rd, 4.50).
Valentin Smirnov won the men’s 3000m clocking PB of 7:49.11. Lyudmila Kolchanova won the women’s long jump achieving 6.65m. Yelena Sokolova was 4th - 6.48m. Tatyana Lysenko won the women’s hammer throw with 70.18m.
Daya Pishchalnikova won the women’s discus throw at the Pavel Pavlov meeting held in Sofia, Bulgaria. She achieved her SB of 63.91m.
Aleksandra Kiryashova won the women’s pole vault at a meeting in Finland’s Kuortane. She cleared 4.33m. Aydar Gilyazov won the men’s 110mH clocking 14.07sec.