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Report26 Sep 2018

Arevalo and Wang take top honours in Suzhou

Colombia’s world champion Eider Arevalo and Wang Yingliu of China took the men’s and women’s individual victories at the Around Taihu International Race Walking competition, the last leg of the 2018 IAAF Race Walking Challenge, which concluded on Wednesday (26) after three days of action in Suzhou, China.

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Report02 Aug 2018

Ibarguen and Arevalo shine in golden day for Colombia at CAC Games

Two-time World and Olympic triple jump champion Catherine Ibarguen and 2017 World 20km race walk champion Eider Arevalo led a winning Wednesday for hosts Colombia on day 4 of the athletics competition at the 23rd Central American and Caribbean Game in Barranquilla on Wednesday (2).

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Series05 Jul 2018

Eider Arévalo: I love race walking because...

World 20km race walk champion Eider Arévalo from Colombia shares his passion for the discipline and why he does it.

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Feature21 Apr 2018

Persistence pays off for Arevalo

World 20km race walk champion Eider Arevalo could have been forgiven had he given up when the switch from junior to senior took its toll.

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News21 Dec 2017

2017 end-of-year reviews – race walks

Our 2017 end-of-year review series starts with Paul Warburton looking back at the best race walking performances of the year.

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Report14 May 2017

Arevalo and Gonzalez shine as records fall at Pan American Race Walking Cup in Lima

Colombia’s Eider Arevalo and Mexico’s Maria Guadalupe Gonzalez continued their 2017 winning streaks by taking convincing victories at the Pan American Cup, the seventh leg of the IAAF Race Walking Challenge, in Lima on Saturday and Sunday (13-14).

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Report01 Apr 2017

Arevalo wins again in Rio Maior

Colombia’s Eider Arevalo regained his title at the Race Walking Grand Prix in Rio Maior, while Peru’s Kimberley Garcia dashed hopes of a Portuguese win in the women’s race at the IAAF Race Walking Challenge meeting on Saturday (1).

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Previews30 Mar 2017

Home race walkers set to star in Rio Maior

Portugal’s Ana Cabecinha and Ines Henriques will be vying for the victory on Saturday (1) at the Rio Maior Race Walking Grand Prix, the fourth leg of the IAAF World Race Walking Challenge.

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Report13 Mar 2017

Gonzalez kicks off Race Walking Challenge title defence with dominant display in Ciudad Juarez

Maria Guadalupe Gonzalez was a class apart while Colombia’s Eider Arevalo came back on top after his 2014 win to highlight the second leg of the IAAF Race Walking Challenge on Sunday (12) in Ciudad Juarez, north of Mexico.

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Previews29 Apr 2015

Chen Ding the star attraction in Taicang

Olympic 20km race walk champion Chen Ding will be the star attraction at the 2015 IAAF Race Walking Challenge in Taicang as he aims to maintain local race walkers’ dominance in the south-east Chinese city on Friday (1).

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Report18 Apr 2015

Liu and Arevalo triumph in Rio Maior

Warm and windy conditions affected some of the race walkers at the Rio Maior International Race Walking Grand Prix but Liu Hong and Eider Arevalo won with relative ease over 20km at the IAAF Race Walking Challenge meeting on Saturday (18).

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Report16 Mar 2014

Lauro lights up third day of the ODESUR Games

Argentine shot putter German Lauro brought his country their second gold medal of the athletics competitions of the 10th edition of the ODESUR Games (South American Games) by winning his specialist event in Santiago de Chile with a Games record 20.70m on Saturday (15).

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