Sven Pieters

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Sven Pieters

Sven Pieters (born 5 June 1976) is a former sprint hurdler from Belgium.


He finished fourth in the 110m Hurdles at the 1994 World Junior Championships, then a year later won the silver medal at the European Junior Championships.[1] He participated in the 1996 Olympic Games and the 1997 World Championships[2]


Year Competition Venue Position Event Notes
Representing  Belgium
1994 World Junior Championships Lisbon, Portugal 4th 110 m hurdles 14.00 w (wind: +2.1m/s)
1995 European Junior Championships Nyíregyháza, Hungary 1st 110 m hurdles 14.06
1996 Olympic Games Atlanta, United States 13th (sf) 110 m hurdles 13.59
1997 European U23 Championships Turku, Finland 2nd 110 m hurdles 13.56 w (wind: +2.2m/s)
World Championships Athens, Greece 19th (qf) 110 m hurdles 13.55
1998 European Indoor Championships Valencia, Spain 15th (sf) 60 m hurdles 7.77
European Championships Budapest, Hungary 12th (sf) 110 m hurdles 13.69