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Report30 Jun 2021

Fajdek and Wlodarczyk hammer home Olympic intent in Bydgoszcz

Poland’s throws legends impress on home soil, while 18-year-old Christine Mboma runs world-leading 48.54.

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Previews29 Jun 2021

Poland’s finest ready to take on international stars in Bydgoszcz

With exactly one month to go until the first athletics events of the Tokyo 2020 Games, Olympic countdown will be well and truly on for the third edition of the Irena Szewińska Memorial in Bydgoszcz on Wednesday 30 June.

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Previews06 Jun 2021

Wlodarczyk and Fajdek to tune up for Tokyo in Turku

All eyes will be on the hammer throw circle in Turku, Finland, this week as two titans of the event – Anita Wlodarczyk and Pawel Fajdek – fine-tune their Olympic preparations at the Paavo Nurmi Games, a World Athletics Continental Tour Gold meeting.

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Report29 May 2021

Vetter throws 96.29m in Silesia for third best javelin mark in history

All eyes were on the javelin on the first day of the European Athletics Team Championships Super League in Silesia on Saturday (29) and Johannes Vetter again ensured that the attention was justified as he launched the spear 96.29m.

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News05 May 2021

Wlodarczyk leads strong throws cast for Turku

Four-time world hammer champions Anita Wlodarczyk and Pawel Fajdek are among the first star names confirmed for the Paavo Nurmi Games – a World Athletics Continental Tour Gold meeting – in the Finnish city of Turku on 7-8 June.

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Report06 Sep 2020

Vetter threatens javelin world record with 97.76m throw in Silesia

Johannes Vetter threatened the world record in the javelin throw to highlight the Skolimowska Memorial, a World Athletics Continental Tour Gold meeting in Chorzow, Silesia, Poland, on Sunday (6).

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News05 Sep 2020

Fajdek: ‘I’m ready to throw 80 metres’

Pawel Fajdek may be competing in the shadow of compatriot Wojciech Nowicki this season, but that doesn’t mean the four-time world champion is competing as a shadow of his former self.

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News01 Jul 2020

Top Polish stars sign up for Skolimowska Memorial

Four-time world hammer champion Pawel Fajdek, double world pole vault medallist Piotr Lisek and European 400m champion Justyna Swiety-Ersetic are just some of the Polish stars set to compete at the Kamila Skolimowska Memorial, a World Athletics Continental Tour Gold meeting, in Silesia on 6 September.

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Press Release17 Oct 2019

Fajdek and Price win 2019 IAAF Hammer Throw Challenge

Recently crowned world champions Pawel Fajdek of Poland and DeAnna Price of the USA topped the end-of-year standings for the 2019 IAAF Hammer Throw Challenge. Fajdek won the challenge for the fifth time, adding to victories in 2013, 2015, 2016 and 2017. For Price, it was her first finish atop the standings.

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Report02 Oct 2019

Report: men's hammer - IAAF World Athletics Championships Doha 2019

Pawel Fajdek of Poland may not be able to win Olympic medals in the hammer but he can’t stop winning world titles.

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Report16 Jun 2019

Fajdek gains revenge on Nowicki in Chorzow

Four days after their clash in Bydgoszcz, the finishing order of Polish duo Pawel Fajdek and Wojciech Nowicki was reversed at the Janusz Kusocinski Memorial with Fajdek coming out on top at the IAAF Hammer Throw Challenge meeting in Chorzow on Sunday (16).

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News22 May 2018

Big throws expected at Paavo Nurmi Games in Turku

The confirmed participants for the 56th Paavo Nurmi Games on 5 June are easily the best ever for the IAAF World Challenge meeting in Turku.

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