On the Friday of the Diamond League-final in Brussels (Belgium) A. Gudzes fell with 67.56 m in the best second attempt, while the only one who surpassed our goal was F. Dacres and won the winner with a shimmering 68, 67 m.
& # 39; It did not go well. I dropped 67 meters, which does not appeal to me. I made mistakes because I am tired after the season. Motivation is like and there is, sometimes, lacking, but in some way I do not try to give it up again, "said A. Gudžius.
The main start of the Vaclovas Kidyk student was the European Athletics Championship which was held in Berlin at the beginning of the month (Germany). Meanwhile, Dacres is preparing for the final of the Diamond League, because North America, Central America and the Caribbean (NACAC) championship have not seen much competition.
"Competition is different here – not as nervous as in Europe, he easily won his championship, but the rags have" washed "me this season as needed (laughs – lightweight.lt) Not much, lightly, not a few meters, but still buried F.Dacres was the hardest opponent of this year ", concludes A.Gudžius.
Although he was disappointed with the only second place in the main championships of the past two years, the best Lithuanian athlete in 2017 has looked positive.
"There is nothing to celebrate, although the second place is good, the result of the season is not good at all, second in the highest ranking, the second place in the general context is very good, but it is not a loser", said European champion.
Next week in Ostrava, in the Czech Republic, A.Gudys will have the opportunity to answer F.Dacres – the IAAF Continental Cup will be held there, with a Lithuanian, together with the European vice-champion Daniel Danish Stahl, the Old Continent will represent.
"There will be both F.Dacres, and Daniel Stahl, and Ehsan Hadadis – the world's first four.I will be able to prepare, I do not know, but I will train, try and work for those races" , – insured A.Gudžius.
In the final of the Diamond League, the top eight planetary disc manufacturers struggled with the highest points in the four previous stages. A.Gudzius triumphed this season in Oslo, was second in Stockholm and Rome, and in Paris on the tenth.