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News27 Aug 2019

Mayer, Diniz and Bosse lead French team for IAAF World Athletics Championships Doha 2019

The French Athletics Federation (FFA) has selected a team of 57 athletes for the IAAF World Athletics Championships Doha 2019, which will be held from 27 September to 6 October.

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Feature09 Aug 2017

Bosse casts spell on rivals to finally fulfil talent

August 2014 in Zurich. The occasion is the European Championship 800m final, and France’s Pierre-Ambroise Bosse has a strong lead with 200m to go. He is the man in form, the favourite for gold. Only a month earlier he clocked a national record of 1:42.53. This is to be the moment where his considerable talent is realised with a first major title.

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Report22 May 2016

Semenya just misses out on series record in Rabat – IAAF Diamond League

Caster Semenya continued her successful season and took the lead in the women’s 800m Diamond Race when she won over two laps of the track at the first IAAF Diamond League meeting to be held in Africa, staged in the Moroccan city of Rabat, clocking a world-leading 1:56.64 on Sunday (22).

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News17 Jun 2015

Top French athletes set to compete in Monaco – IAAF Diamond League

Little more than a month before the IAAF World Championships, Beijing 2015, a host of leading French athletes will head to the IAAF Diamond League meeting in Monaco on 17 July with high ambitions.

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News21 Jul 2014

Fraser-Pryce, Rudisha and Bolt to appear in Zurich – IAAF Diamond League

As with every year, the first final of the IAAF Diamond League series will boast star-studded fields: Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce, David Rudisha and Usain Bolt are some of the top stars who have confirmed their appearance in the Letzigrund Stadium this year at the Weltklasse Zürich on 28 August, organisers announced on Monday (21).

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Report15 Feb 2014

Lagat’s US 2000m record highlights Millrose Games

Bernard Lagat provided the highlight of the 107th NYRR Millrose Games, the oldest invitational athletics meeting in the USA, when he set a US 2000m indoor record of 4:54.74 at the Armory in New York on Saturday (15).

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Report11 Aug 2013

Report: Men's 800m semi-finals – Moscow 2013

Duane Solomon finished fourth at the London 2012 Olympic Games and, in the absence of the three medallists from last summer, he was always going to be considered as a prime candidate for a place on the podium.

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Report10 Aug 2013

Report: Men’s 800m heats – Moscow 2013

Ethiopia’s Mohammed Aman looked impressive and confirmed his status as the slight favourite for the men’s 800m with an assured outing in 1:44.93, the fastest time by far of the six heats in the morning’s first round, and also the third fastest first round heat in the history of the IAAF World Championships.

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Previews07 Aug 2013

Men's 800m – Preview

Kenya’s current Olympic and World champion David Rudisha is unable to defend his title because of injury which means that the battle for the title, indeed all of the medals, is wide open.

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News17 Jun 2013

The top French athletes return to Monaco – IAAF Diamond League

The Herculis meeting, the IAAF Diamond league meeting in Monaco on 19 July, will have the cream of the current generation of French athletes competing in the Stade Louis II once again.

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Report08 Jun 2013

Malachowski 71.84m, Silva 4.90m in Hengelo - IAAF World Challenge

Polish discus thrower Piotr Malachowski gave himself a slightly belated but very nice birthday present, a day after turning 30, at the Fanny Blankers-Koen Games when he threw a is world-leading 71.84m in the Dutch town of Hengelo on Saturday.

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