• Toth speeds to a 3:41:15 world lead in the 50km race walk in Dudince

October 26, 2020

Reigning Olympic champion  Matej Toth from Slovakia sped to victory on home soil in Dudince in a world-leading time of 3:41:15, comfortably under the Olympic 50km race walk qualifying standard of 3:50:00 which was the Slovakian’s principal aim when he took to the start-line alongside his 10 fellow competitors.

In total four athletes secured the Olympic qualifying time with Poland’s former three-time winner Rafal Augustyn (3:47:42), Ecuador’s Andres Chocho (3:48:57) and Germany’s Karl Junghannss (3:49:45) all finishing inside the 3:50-barrier.

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