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News16 Jan 2019

Husillos and Santos to renew rivalry in Madrid

Oscar Husillos provided one of the standout moments of last year’s Madrid Indoor Meeting as he sped to victory in the 400m. The Spanish sprinter will return to the IAAF World Indoor Tour meeting on 8 February to take on another high-quality field.

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Report24 Jul 2015

Silva soars to world-leading 4.85m at Pan American Games

Cuba’s Yarisley Silva produced her best performance in two years with a world-leading 4.85m to successfully defend her pole vault title on Thursday (23) at the Pan American Games in Toronto.

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Report11 Jul 2015

Sprint double for Zyabkina at World University Games

Kazakhstan’s 100m champion Viktoriya Zyabkina added the 200m title to her medal tally in Gwangju on Friday (10), becoming the first woman since 1987 to achieve the sprint double at the World University Games.

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Press Release24 Apr 2015

IAAF/BTC World Relays, Bahamas 2015 – one week to go

There is just over a week to go before the IAAF/BTC World Relays, Bahamas 2015, which will be held in Nassau on Saturday and Sunday 2-3 May.

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Previews15 May 2014

World champions Merritt and Ibarguen the star attractions in Ponce

Local hurdling hero Javier Culson, 2013 IAAF World Championships gold medallists LaShawn Merritt and Caterine Ibarguen, as well as Hungary’s London 2012 Olympic Games hammer gold medallist Krisztian Pars lead a field of 27 former and current World and Olympic medallists who will compete at 8th Ponce Grand Prix, an IAAF World Challenge meeting, in Puerto Rico on Saturday (17).

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Report04 May 2014

Cantwell and McCorory win with world leads in Kingston

It’s not often that the 100m and 200m don’t produce the highlights of the Jamaica International Invitational, but on a night of stiff headwinds the only world-leading marks at the IAAF World Challenge meeting on Saturday (3) came from US shot putter Christian Cantwell and 400m runner Francena McCorory.

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Previews01 May 2014

All eyes on Fraser-Pryce at IAAF World Challenge meeting in Kingston

The 100m clashes, with Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce against Blessing Okagbare and the Jamaican pair of Nesta Carter and Warren Weir versus US sprinter Justin Gatlin, will highlight the Jamaica International Invitational, an IAAF World Challenge Meeting, on Saturday (3).

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News07 Apr 2014

Global champions Ohuruogu and Osaghae the latest additions to Kingston fields

World 400m champion Christine Ohuruogu and world indoor 60m hurdles champion Omo Osaghae are among the latest names to be revealed for the Jamaica International Invitational, the next leg of the IAAF World Challenge, held in Kingston on 3 May.

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News16 Mar 2014

Fraser-Pryce leads star-studded sprints in Doha – IAAF Diamond League

Reigning world and Olympic 100m champion Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce will kick off her 2014 IAAF Diamond League campaign at the Doha 2014 meeting on 9 May, organisers announced on Sunday (16).

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Report07 Mar 2014

Report: men’s 400m heats – Sopot 2014

Chris Brown, the 2010 world indoor champion, asserted his dominance in the heats of the 400m, leading the qualifiers with a 45.84 clocking, the second-fastest heat time in the history of the IAAF World Indoor Championships.

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Report25 Jan 2014

Lavillenie scales 6.04m, more US records for Rupp and Cain – indoor round-up

One week after setting a world junior indoor 1000m record, USA’s Mary Cain came close to achieving the same feat in the mile at the Boston University Terrier Invitational on Friday (24).

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Series25 Nov 2013

Work, rest and play – Luguelin Santos

In the latest in our series where we delve into the work, rest and play of a leading athlete, we focus on Luguelin Santos, who is among the world’s best 400m runners.

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