In the 100 metres, Hoogveld took third place in his first round heat and did not advance to the semifinals. He took third and last place in his preliminary heat of the 200 metres to be eliminated in that event as well.
Hoogveld lost his preliminary heat in the 400 metres as well, placing second of two in the race.
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