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Previews14 Sep 2017

Kasyanov and Broersen return to defend their titles in Talence

Oleksiy Kasyanov and Nadine Broersen face a difficult task in their attempt to retain their titles at the 41st edition of the Decastar, the last fixture of this year’s IAAF Combined Events Challenge, on Saturday and Sunday (16-27) in Talence, in the outskirts of Bordeaux. 

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Report18 Sep 2016

Kasyanov and Broersen prevail in Talence thrillers

Both the decathlon and heptathlon competitions at the Talence Decastar were decided in the final events in a thrilling end to the 2016 IAAF Combined Events Challenge season on Sunday (18). Oleksiy Kasyanov of Ukraine and Nadine Broersen of the Netherlands emerged as the winners in contests that were both settled by less than ten points.

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News11 May 2016

Broersen, Thiam and Van Alphen among latest additions to Gotzis fields

Organisers of the Hypo Meeting have added a host of leading European combined events athletes to the list of confirmed names for IAAF Combined Events Challenge meeting in Gotzis on 28-29 May.

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Previews17 Sep 2015

Shkurenev and Broersen have IAAF Combined Events Challenge titles in sight in Talence

The 2015 world champions have been crowned and the Diamond Race contests settled but athletics fans have one final feast of running, jumping and throwing to enjoy at the 39th edition of the Decastar combined-events meeting in Talence, a suburb of the French city of Bordeaux, on Saturday and Sunday (19-20).

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Report31 May 2015

Kazmirek and Theisen-Eaton triumph in Gotzis

Germany’s Kai Kazmirek and Canada’s Brianne Theisen-Eaton hung on to their overnight leads with strong second days to emerge triumphant at the 41st Hypo-Meeting in Gotzis, the third leg of the 2015 IAAF Combined Events Challenge, on Sunday (31).

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News20 Apr 2015

Sintnicolaas and Schippers lead loaded Dutch contingent for Gotzis

Double European sprint champion Dafne Schippers, whose participation at the 2015 Hypo-Meeting had already been announced, is one of eight leading Dutch athletes who will be at the IAAF Combined Events Challenge meeting in Gotzis on 30-31 May.

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News24 Dec 2014

2014 end-of-year reviews – combined events

Statisticians A Lennart Julin and Mirko Jalava look back on the best combined events performances of the year.

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IaafNews03 Oct 2014

Freimuth and Broersen confirmed winners of the 2014 IAAF Combined Events Challenge

With the series having concluded at the recent Asian Games, Germany’s Rico Freimuth and Nadine Broersen of the Netherlands ended the year as the overall winners of the IAAF Combined Events Challenge.

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Report15 Aug 2014

Krauchanka and Nana Djimou win European combined events titles

Andrei Krauchanka of Belarus ignored the less-than-ideal weather conditions to piece together a world-leading 8616 score to win the decathlon at the European Championships in Zurich, while Antoinette Nana Djimou successfully defended her heptathlon title.

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Report07 Jul 2014

Double Dutch win for Broersen and Sintnicolaas in Torun

Russia may have won the overall title at the European Cup Combined Events Super League in the Polish city of Torun, but the individual victories in the IAAF Combined Events Challenge meeting went to Dutch pair Nadine Broersen and Eelco Sintnicolaas on Saturday and Sunday (6-7).

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Previews29 May 2014

Former winners Hardee, Krauchanka and Theisen-Eaton among the favourites in Gotzis

The famous Hypo-Meeting in Gotzis, the Austrian leg of the 2014 IAAF Combined Events Challenge, will celebrate its 40th anniversary between 31 May and 1 June with a gathering of world, Olympic and European medallists at the famous Mosle Stadium.

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Feature28 May 2014

After world indoor gold, Broersen is now focused on bigger challenges

Life has changed a lot for Nadine Broersen after winning the gold medal in the pentathlon at the IAAF World Indoor Championships in Sopot.

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