Currently there is no way around the Canadian pole vault World Champion Shawn Barber as he wins the NetAachen Domspringen in Aachen, Germany.
In a world-class field which included, Raphael Holzdeppe, World Champion in 2013 and Pawel Wojciechowski, World Champion of 2011, the Canadian won with jump with 5.75 metres.
"It was wonderful to be here, the atmosphere is just phenomenal. My next big goal is the Olympics, but I'll make me to be back next year in Aachen, "says Barber after his victory.
Second was the German World Cup participants Carlo Paech, edging out Pawel Wojciechowski, who finished third in Aachen.
"I had heard many good things about the event, but my expectations were even exceeded", Carlo Paech summed up his impressions. Against the historical backdrop between the cathedral and town hall, the crowd not only the winners, but as usual all athletes and performances.
Results 11. NetAachen Domspringen:
1. Shawn Barber 5.75
2. Carlo Paech 5.75
3. Pawel Wojciechowski 5.70
4. Raphael Holzdeppe 5.70
5.Tobias Scherbarth 5.65
6. Mark Hollis 5.55
7. Marvin Caspari 5.30
8 Sam Kendricks 5.30
9. Ben Broeders 5.30
10. Jonas Efferoth 5.30
11. Michel Women 5.30