Former All-Africa Games 800m Silver medallist, Cornelius Tuwei opened his season with a top podium finish in his first indoor event in the men’s 1500m at the Karsten Warholm Invitation, a World Athletics Indoor Tour Challenger is held on Thursday (2) in Ulsteinsvik, Norway.
The 29 year-old who ran in unfamiliar territory took the 1500m title in a season best of 3:45.80 and was followed closely by Poland’s Adrzej Kowalczyk who crossed the finish line in second in 3:45.99 with two times Denmark’s National Indoor champion, Adreas Lindgreen closing the podium three finishes in 3:46.29.
- Cornelius Tuwei (KEN) 3:43.96
- drzej Kowalczyk (POL) 3:45.80
- Adreas Lindgreen (DEN) 3:45.99
- Yorben Ruiter (NED) 3:46.29
- Moa Bollerod (NOR) 3:46.86