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Press Release19 Dec 2018

2018 IAAF Race Walking Challenge standings revised

Diego Garcia Carrera of Spain and South African Lebogang Shange have been confirmed as the overall winners of the men's 2018 IAAF Race Walking Challenge.

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Report26 Feb 2018

Shange, Chocho and Gonzalez shine in Monterrey

Lebogang Shange became the first African athlete to win a race in the Mexican leg of the IAAF Race Walking Challenge in Monterrey, where Maria Guadalupe Gonzalez and Andres Chocho also enjoyed a successful weekend during the two-day Memorial Jerzy Hausleber.

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Feature28 Jul 2016

Shange leaves Soweto behind but aims to put South African race walking on the map

“Why don’t you run?” was least of the barbs hurled at Lebogang Shange when he started race walking around Soweto.

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Report15 Mar 2015

Diniz comes up short in world record bid in Lugano

Just a few hours after losing his 20km race walk world record he set just a week ago, although both marks are subject to ratification, Yohann Diniz attempted to claim it back at the famous Lugano race walking meeting – the 13th Memorial Morio Albisetti – but came up just short when clocking 1:17:24 on Sunday (15).

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Report19 Apr 2013

Stylish Shange surprises to take African race walk title

The IAAF Race Walking Challenge has been to some unusual places in its 10-year history; but, and with respect to all the other venues, none have been as glamorous as Mauritius, which hosted the African Race Walking Championships on Friday (19).

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