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News10 May 2021

Top long jump and shot put clashes set for Florence

A star-studded women's long jump field and top men's shot put clash have been announced for the Golden Gala Pietro Mennea in Florence, with exactly one month to go until the Wanda Diamond League meeting.

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Feature17 Mar 2021

Challenges overcome, Ibarguen's ambition still burns brightly

The great athletes never stand still. They face challenges with gusto. They are continually prepared to adapt and will stop at nothing in their thirst for knowledge in order to self-improve.

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Feature22 Nov 2020

Ibarguen’s hop, step and jump to the top of the world

Caterine Ibarguen had an unpleasant surprise on Tuesday as she discovered that, while she had safely arrived at Nice airport, her luggage had not.

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Feature05 Jun 2020

Ibarguen: 'Respecting the environment is respecting yourself'

Today marks World Environment Day, the United Nations’ most renowned annual day to promote worldwide environmental action and awareness. To help mark the day, we spoke with 2018 World Athlete of the Year Caterine Ibarguen of Colombia to share some of her thoughts on environmental conservation as her country prepared to co-host this year’s commemoration.

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Series07 Aug 2019

IAAF Inside Athletics – Caterine Ibarguen: ‘My passion for athletics runs in my veins’

In the latest episode of IAAF Inside Athletics, Olympic triple jump champion Caterine Ibarguen of Colombia explains how she feels like a different person when she steps on the runway.

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News23 Jul 2019

Lyles, Taylor and Ibarguen feature in Paris line-ups – IAAF Diamond League

With one month to go until the Meeting de Paris, the line-up for the IAAF Diamond League meeting on 24 August is taking shape.

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Series13 Jul 2019

Fab five: unbeaten streaks

In this week’s Fab Five, we focus on a very special quintet of athletes who each amassed a jaw-dropping sequence of victories.

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Report05 Jul 2019

Lisek tops six metres in Lausanne – IAAF Diamond League

Polish pole vaulter Piotr Lisek climbed to a share of the 10th spot on the world all-time list at the IAAF Diamond League meeting in Lausanne on Friday (5), smashing the Athletissima meeting record with a lifetime best of 6.01m.

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Previews03 Jul 2019

Loaded fields in abundance in Lausanne – IAAF Diamond League

A 5000m showdown featuring the top nine men in the world and a triple jump duel between Caterine Ibarguen and Yulimar Rojas are just two of the many exciting clashes set to take place at Lausanne’s Athletissima on Friday (5), the eighth of 12 qualifying IAAF Diamond League fixtures ahead of the two finals.

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Report13 Jun 2019

Warholm sizzles 47.33 European record in Oslo - IAAF Diamond League

Karsten Warholm electrified a sold-out crowd at Bislett Stadium on Thursday (13) night, breaking the European record in the 400m hurdles with a sensational 47.33 performance.

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News11 May 2019

Echevarria, Ibarguen and top sprint trio set for Lausanne – IAAF Diamond League

With less than two months until the 44th edition of Athletissima, organisers have announced the first athletes set to compete at the IAAF Diamond League meeting in Lausanne on 5 July.

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News22 Dec 2018

Five athletes end 2018 with win streaks of 10 or more 

Illustrating the fierce competitiveness of athletics at the moment, just five athletes will begin their 2019 seasons with unbeaten streaks of ten or more competitions.

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