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News05 Aug 2015

Russia to send team of 71 to IAAF World Championships, Beijing 2015

Following the conclusion of their national championships on Wednesday (5), Russia has selected a team of 71 athletes for the IAAF World Championships, Beijing 2015.

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Report20 Jun 2015

Russia leads after first day of European Team Championships in Cheboksary

As expected, host nation Russia leads the team standings at the end of the first day of action at the European Team Championships in Cheboksary with world champion Aleksandr Menkov being one of five Russian winners on Saturday (20).

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News02 Jun 2015

Global champions clash in the long jump in Oslo – IAAF Diamond League

Five men who have won gold medals at the Olympics or IAAF World Championships will line up in the long jump at the ExxonMobil Bislett Games in Oslo on 11 June, the sixth leg of the 2015 IAAF Diamond League.

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Previews18 May 2015

Clash of the women’s hammer titans in Beijing

World record holder Anita Wlodarczyk will make her 2015 debut at the IAAF World Challenge meeting in the famous Bird’s Nest stadium in the Chinese capital of Beijing on Wednesday (20).

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Report17 May 2015

Okagbare and Menkov top loaded fields in Shanghai – IAAF Diamond League

Both the women’s 100m and the men’s long jump were billed as loaded events in the lead-up to the IAAF Diamond League meeting in Shanghai on Sunday (17).

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News20 Jun 2014

More global stars added to Lausanne’s competitive line-up – IAAF Diamond League

A total of 19 global champions will compete in Lausanne’s Pontaise Stadium on 3 July at the 39th edition of Athletissima, one of two IAAF Diamond League meetings in Switzerland.

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Series16 Jun 2014

Work, rest and play – Aleksandr Menkov

Next up to take our work, rest and play questions is world long jump champion Aleksandr Menkov.

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Report07 Mar 2014

Report: men's long jump qualifying – Sopot 2014

The qualifying distance was set at 8.05m and the first man to nail it was not one of the fancied pre-championship medal contenders but a man who instantly catapulted himself into local athletics folklore: Adrian Strzalkowski.

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Previews04 Mar 2014

Men's events preview – IAAF World Indoor Championships Sopot 2014

With just two days to go to the start of the 2014 IAAF World Indoor Championships in the Polish city of Sopot, which will be held between 7-9 March, the IAAF website editorial team have put the spotlight on some of the highlights expected this weekend in the men's events.

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Press Release28 Feb 2014

One week to go before the gun goes for Sopot

There is just one week to go before the starting gun is fired on the 2014 IAAF World Indoor Championships, which will be held in the Polish city of Sopot between 7-9 March.

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News20 Feb 2014

Ukhov leads Russian team for Sopot – IAAF World Indoor Championships

Olympic high jump champion Ivan Ukhov is part of a 37-strong Russian team heading to Sopot next month for the IAAF World Indoor Championships on 7-9 March.

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Previews13 Feb 2014

Dibaba goes for world record hat-trick over two miles in Birmingham

Genzebe Dibaba will go for her third world record in a 14 days when she runs over two miles at the Sainsbury’s Indoor Grand Prix, the final IAAF Indoor Permit meeting this winter, in Birmingham on Saturday (15).

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