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Press Release09 Jul 2016

Darya Klishina eligible to compete internationally as an independent neutral athlete

The IAAF Doping Review Board has today agreed that Russian long jump athlete Darya Klishina meets the exceptional eligibility criteria to compete in International Competition as a neutral athlete under Competition Rule 22.1A.

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Feature11 Aug 2015

Klishina’s overseas adventures

In January 2009, 18-year-old Darya Klishina, the reigning world youth long jump champion, was at the CSKA Indoor Arena in Moscow, absorbing every word being spoken by long jump world record-holder Mike Powell at a master class.

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Report21 Jun 2015

Russia wins European Team Championships as Klishina, Wlodarczyk and Lavillenie impress

Host nation Russia regained their title from defending champions Germany at the European Team Championships in Cheboksary, which concluded on Sunday (21).

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News16 Apr 2015

Bondarenko and Pearson among first names confirmed for Kawasaki

World high jump champion Bogdan Bondarenko and Olympic 100m hurdles champion Sally Pearson are just two of the many athletes set to compete in Kawasaki on 10 May at the Seiko Golden Grand Prix, the third meeting in the IAAF World Challenge series.

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Report26 Jul 2014

Three Ks – Koneva, Klishina and Klyashtornaya – rock at the Russian Champs

During three days of the Russian Championships in Kazan on 23-26 July there was only one European lead – Anna Nazarova-Klyashtornaya’s 6.93m long jump – but there were still a number of close battles and high quality results in other events.

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News04 Jul 2014

Paris press conference highlights – IAAF Diamond League

As has become usual on the day before an IAAF Diamond League meeting, many of the top athletes in action at the Meeting Areva in Paris faced the world’s media on Friday (4).

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News01 Apr 2014

Reese the headline act for Eugene’s long jump field – IAAF Diamond League

Brittney Reese’s, the world’s best long jumper at present, is the latest star to headline a growing list of incredible fields on 30-31 May for the Prefontaine Classic, the first of two US legs of the 2014 IAAF Diamond League.

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Report08 Mar 2014

Report: women's long jump qualifying – Sopot 2014

If the qualifying round is anything to go by, then tomorrow’s women’s long jump final should be a thrilling contest between Serbia’s Ivana Spanovic and Russia’s Darya Klishina.

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Previews31 Jan 2014

Moscow hopes for 600m world best and high jump world record attempts

The Russian capital is currently frozen, with temperatures about -20C, but the traditional Russian Winter indoor meeting, the second of this winter’s IAAF Indoor Permit meetings, should warm things up on Sunday (2).

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News24 Dec 2013

Klishina, Ukhov and Melnychenko to feature in jumps at Russian Winter

The jumping events provided some of the top highlights of last year’s Russian Winter and the 2014 edition of the IAAF Indoor Permit meeting is similarly expected to produce some high-quality performances after the organisers revealed the fields for the men’s high jump and women’s long jump.

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Previews06 Aug 2013

Women’s Long Jump – Preview

Can USA’s Brittney Reese win an unprecedented sixth consecutive global gold medal in the Long Jump?

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Report08 Jul 2013

Klishina and Fajdek the stars of the second day at the World University Games

Severe thunder storms forced the organisers of the World University Games to suspend the second day’s programme in Kazan, Russia, for more than 30 minutes but that didn’t distract Russian long jump star Darya Klishina on Monday (8).

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