The variety of members is subsequently very excessive. Among the many candidates for victory is a Swiss, Simon Ehammer. The 22-year-old from Appenzeller, who is likely one of the finest decathletes, has already gained 2 medals at worldwide championships within the self-discipline. This yr he gained silver on the World Indoor Championships in Belgrade and the European Championships in Munich.

He additionally managed to ascertain himself as the most effective lengthy jumpers on the earth. The bronze medal gained on the world championships on this self-discipline in July in Eugene propelled Ehammer into new spheres. He’s now a person in nice demand.

A secondary function for the opposite Swiss?

All different Swiss athletes are anticipated to play solely secondary roles within the finals, together with Mujinga Kambundji. The 30-year-old Bernese competes within the 200m. And on the half-lap, 4 of the registered sprinters posted higher instances than her this season. She initially needed to compete within the 100m as nicely, however modified her thoughts. The world championships and the European championships having acquired the higher of his power.