There are exactly 100 days to go until the IAAF World Indoor Championships Portland 2016 when the USA plays host to the event for the first time since the inaugural edition in 1987.
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USA’s rich history of hosting IAAF championships

There are exactly 100 days to go until the IAAF World Indoor Championships Portland 2016 when the USA plays host to the event for the first time since the inaugural edition in 1987.... Read More

TrackTown USA and the IAAF memorably combined to produce one of the most sustainable multi-day sporting events in history at Hayward Field in Eugene, Oregon, last summer. As a result, the 2014 IAAF World Junior Championships has been deservedly awarded Gold Level Certification by the Council for Responsible Sport (CRS).
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2014 IAAF World Junior Championships awarded Gold Level Certification by Council for Responsible Sport

TrackTown USA and the IAAF memorably combined to produce one of the most sustainable multi-day sporting events in history at Hayward Field in Eugene, Oregon, last summer. As a result, the 2014 IAAF World Junior Championships has been deservedly awarded Gold Level Certification by the Council for Responsible Sport (CRS).... Read More

Before the 2014 athletics season, Jaheel Hyde posted a picture on the social media outlet Instagram with the words “look out, greatness is coming.”
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Jaheel Hyde: “Look out, greatness is coming”

Before the 2014 athletics season, Jaheel Hyde posted a picture on the social media outlet Instagram with the words “look out, greatness is coming.”... Read More

The IAAF website www.iaaf.org recorded a huge increase in use from the recently concluded IAAF World Junior Championships, Oregon 2014 over the previous edition of the same championships two years ago in Barcelona.
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Huge increase in IAAF website usage – IAAF World Junior Championships, Oregon 2014

The IAAF website www.iaaf.org recorded a huge increase in use from the recently concluded IAAF World Junior Championships, Oregon 2014 over the previous edition of the same championships two years ago in Barcelona.... Read More

Morgan Lake looked far less drained after eleven high jump approaches than she did after a two-day heptathlon.
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Lake superior to heptathlon and high jump rivals

Morgan Lake looked far less drained after eleven high jump approaches than she did after a two-day heptathlon.... Read More

IaafNews29 Jul 2014

1st IAAF World Junior Coaches Conference a huge success

The 1st IAAF World Junior Coaches Conference was a resounding success with more than 200 coaches from 60 IAAF Member Federations attending the one-day event in Eugene on Monday (28).

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IaafNews28 Jul 2014

Almost 1000 young athletes introduced to IAAF’s anti-doping educational outreach programme in Eugene

More than 950 junior athletes flocked to the IAAF anti-doping educational outreach programme during the IAAF World Junior Championships, Oregon 2014.

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Feature28 Jul 2014

Young athletes take advantage of IAAF media training workshop

More than 100 competitors at the IAAF World Junior Championships, Oregon 2014 took advantage of the IAAF media training workshop "Making the most of my athletics career" staged in Eugene over the last three days of the championships.

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News28 Jul 2014

Expectations were exceeded, say organisers of IAAF World Junior Championships, Oregon 2014

Vin Lananna, president of local organisers TrackTown USA, told reporters that the IAAF World Junior Championships, Oregon 2014 “exceeded expectations” after the final medal ceremonies were completed at Hayward Field.

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Feature28 Jul 2014

Martinez honoured to uphold a Cuban tradition in Eugene

Heir of a successful tradition in the triple jump, Lazaro Martinez left his mark on Hayward Field and won a much-awaited gold medal for Cuba on the final day of the IAAF World Junior Championships, Oregon 2014 on Sunday (27).

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Report28 Jul 2014

Report: men’s javelin – IAAF World Junior Championships, Oregon 2014

Latvia’s Gatis Cakss won the men’s javelin with a last-round throw of 74.04m, his best ever.

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Report28 Jul 2014

Report: men’s 4x400m – IAAF World Junior Championships, Oregon 2014

The United States ended a successful campaign at the IAAF World Junior Championships, Oregon 2014 with a comfortable win in the 4x400m in 3:03.31, the fourth-fastest time in the history of the competition and the quickest since the world junior record-breaking 3:01.09 time posted by another US quartet in 2004.

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Report28 Jul 2014

Day six report: Williams and Martinez set championship records – IAAF World Junior Championships, Oregon 2014

Championship records from US hurdler Kendell Williams and Cuban triple jumper Lazaro Martinez provided the highlights of the final day of the IAAF World Junior Championships, Oregon 2014 on Sunday (27).

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Report28 Jul 2014

Report: women’s 4x400m – IAAF World Junior Championships, Oregon 2014

The women of the USA won the 4x400m relay for the seventh consecutive World Junior Championships with a clocking of 3:30.42.

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Report28 Jul 2014

Report: women’s high jump – IAAF World Junior Championships, Oregon 2014

Great Britain’s Morgan Lake made good on her second shot at world junior gold, clearing 1.93m to secure the victory and a second title four days after her heptathlon triumph on Wednesday.

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Report28 Jul 2014

Report: men's triple jump – IAAF World Junior Championships, Oregon 2014

Lazaro Martinez confirmed his pre-competition status as the favourite and extended his country’s successful tradition in the triple jump by taking Cuba’s first gold medal at the IAAF World Junior Championships, Oregon 2014 with a championship record of 17.13m.

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Report27 Jul 2014

Report: men’s 800m – IAAF World Junior Championships, Oregon 2014

Alfred Kipketer restored Kenya’s dominance in the 800m with an impressive 1:43.95, the second-fastest time in the history of the IAAF World Junior Championships.

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