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News14 Apr 2016

Henderson and Lapierre face top Chinese long jumpers in Shanghai – IAAF Diamond League

USA’s 2015 world leader Jeffrey Henderson and Australia’s world silver medallist Fabrice Lapierre will face a quartet of home-grown talent in the long jump at the IAAF Diamond League meeting in Shanghai on 14 May.

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Feature05 Apr 2016

Lapierre leaps back into the long jump limelight

“It was my experience that helped me to stay calm and jump 8.25m in the third round and stay in the competition,” Fabrice Lapierre said about his performance at the IAAF World Indoor Championships Portland 2016.

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Report03 Apr 2016

Lapierre soars to Australian title as Stratton books Rio spot

Fabrice Lapierre said he felt a little rusty on the runway at the Australian Championships in Sydney, but the world silver medallist took only one jump to iron out any kinks.

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News09 Mar 2016

Australian squad of eight to compete in Portland

Eight athletes will represent Australia at the IAAF World Indoor Championships Portland 2016 on 17-20 March.

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News04 Feb 2016

Global long jump medallists take on home stars in Stockholm

Four medallists from last year’s IAAF World Championships will compete in the long jump at the Globen Galan, part of the IAAF World Indoor Tour, in Stockholm on 17 February.

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Report25 Aug 2015

Report: men’s long jump final – IAAF World Championships, Beijing 2015

For the partisan crowd that had filled the Bird’s Nest Stadium, the men’s long jump – with three Chinese finalists – was the highlight of the evening.

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Report23 Mar 2013

Lapierre returns to the runway in Brisbane

As one of Australia’s top long jump talents, Olympic Games and IAAF World Championships silver medallist Mitchell Watt, struggles to get his season going, another returned to the runway in some style on Saturday (23).

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