19th October 2009
Idowu Receives Award
19 October 2009
IAAF World Triple Jump gold medalist Philips Idowu received his top European Athletics male athlete of the year award this weekend.
In a prestigious dinner in Budapest, Idowu was honoured alongside Marta Domínguez (ESP) – Women’s European Athlete of the Year and 3000m steeplechase world champion; Karoline Bjerkeli Grøvdal (NOR) – Women’s European Athletics Rising Star of the Year & 3000m steeplechase and 5000m European junior champiom and Christophe Lemaître (FRA) – Men’s European Athletics Rising Star of the Year & European junior 100m champion.