Mariya Lasitskene, photo by PhotoRun.net Naoto Tobe, photo by Getty Images/IAAF
Lasitskene and Tobe in good mood
BANSKA BYSTRICA (SVK): World high jump champion Mariya Lasitskene expressed good mood before SaturdayÂ´s jubilee 25th edition of Banskobystricka latka special high jump meeting with music (EA Indoor Permit). “I always want to jump as high as possible,” she said. Organisers are hoping she will be able to attack the meet record of Blanka Vlasic 205 from 2006. In the men competition another World leader is making for the headlines. Japanese Naoto Tobe said he wants to jump higher than in Karlsruhe. “I im little bit nervous in the position of world leader. On the other hand I want to improve my best,” he said.