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Series26 Mar 2018

Way of the walk: loss of contact

In the first of our Way of the walk series ahead of the IAAF World Race Walking Team Championships Taicang 2018 which takes place in the Chinese city on 5-6 May, we chat with 1996 Olympic 20km champion Jefferson Perez of Ecuador and Australia’s 2004 Olympic 20km bronze medallist Jane Saville to find out more about the discipline's loss of contact rule.

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News06 May 2016

Press conference highlights – IAAF World Race Walking Team Championships Rome 2016

On the eve of the IAAF World Race Walking Team Championships Rome 2016, three of the world’s top race walkers spoke at the IAAF/LOC press conference in the sunny Loggia Garden at the Sheraton Parco de Medici in the Italian capital on Friday (6).

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Report12 Oct 2002

Perez flies high in Torino comeback

Ecuador's 1996 Olympic Champion Jefferson Perez came back after five years of off-par performances to win the men's 20km race in Torino in the last 50 metres.

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Previews26 Apr 1999

Record Field for Deauville-Mezidon

The 19th edition of the IAAF World Racing Walking Cup - which takes place in Deauville-Mezidon (France) this weekend - is set to be the biggest ever. No fewer than 57 countries, a massive increase on the 45 who signed up for the previous edition, have entered teams for this showpiece event of the race walkers’ calendar.

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