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Report14 Jun 2016

Chilly conditions slow Vicaut but Buchler flies high in Lucerne

Hopes were high that European 100m record holder and 2016 world leader Jimmy Vicaut get close to his time of 9.86 that he clocked last week but chilly conditions at the 30th edition of the Spitzenleichtathletikmeeting in Lucerne reduced the Frenchman to a modest 10.08 in the Swiss city on Tuesday night (14).

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Series28 Dec 2015

Personal bests – Queen Harrison

Queen Harrison has consistently been among the world elite in the highly competitive women’s 100m hurdles for a number of years. We chat to the US athlete to talk about a number of key aspects in her life.

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Report22 Jul 2015

Hosts Canada enjoy strong start at Pan American Games

Canadian athletes had an impressive showing in front of their home crowd in the start of the athletics tournament of the Pan American Games at York University in Toronto, picking up five gold medals.

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News28 Dec 2014

2014 end-of-year reviews – hurdles

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

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Previews27 Aug 2014

Zurich all set for 16 Diamond Race deciders – IAAF Diamond League

The first of two IAAF Diamond League finals will take place at the famous Weltklasse meeting in Zurich with no fewer than 16 Diamond Races to be concluded on Thursday.

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Report21 Aug 2014

Lavillenie's winning streak comes to an end in Stockholm – IAAF Diamond League

Renaud Lavillenie’s winning run of 22 pole vault competitions came to an abrupt and unexpected end at the IAAF Diamond League meeting in Stockholm’s 1912 Olympic Stadium as he failed to clear a height on Thursday (21).

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Report12 Jul 2014

Double Dutch delight for Schippers in Glasgow – IAAF Diamond League

Dutch sprinter Dafne Schippers had a day to dream of at the Sainsbury’s Glasgow Grand Prix, part of the 2014 IAAF Diamond League, setting two national records in the space of two hours to light up a damp and cool Hampden Park stadium on Saturday (12).

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Previews10 Jul 2014

Rudisha returns to land of his greatest triumph as global champions descend on Glasgow – IAAF Diamond League

When David Rudisha steps to the line for the men’s 800m, the penultimate event of the Sainsbury’s Glasgow Grand Prix – the ninth of the 2014 IAAF Diamond League meetings – on Friday and Saturday (11-12), it will be two years minus 28 days since the great Kenyan’s last competitive appearance on UK soil.

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Report14 Jun 2014

Stahl, Murer and Weir get world leads in New York – IAAF Diamond League

It took Germany's 2010 European champion Linda Stahl a couple throws to get in the swing, but when she finally did, she was able to score her first victory of the 2014 IAAF Diamond League season with a world-leading mark of 67.32m in the women's javelin at the adidas Grand Prix on Saturday (14).

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Report08 Jun 2014

Four meeting records tumble in Hengelo

In perfect conditions and with enthusiastic crowds, four meeting records fell at the AA-Drink FBK Games as Hengelo hosted the sixth leg of the IAAF World Challenge series on Sunday (8).

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Series21 Oct 2013

Work, rest and play – Queen Harrison

We find out what makes Queen Harrison tick as we chat to the world 100m hurdles finalist about what she does in work, rest and play mode.

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Report08 Jun 2013

Queen Harrison provides Hurdles highlight in Torino

The Memorial Primo Nebiolo in the Italian city of Torino saw US 100m hurdler Queen Harrison break the meeting record when clocking an impressive 12.64 into a headwind to hold off her compatriot Lolo Jones, who finished second in 12.74 on Saturday night (8).

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