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Series01 Apr 2017

That moment when… Buchel first cracked the two-minute barrier

Two-time European indoor 800m champion Selina Buchel decimated her previous 800m personal best by more than two seconds at the 2015 IAAF Diamond League meeting in Paris. The 25-year-old from Switzerland fondly reflects on that stunning breakthrough performance in the French capital and the significant role it played in her career.

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News24 Jun 2016

Swiss stars set for Lausanne – IAAF Diamond League

With two months to go to the 41st edition of Athletissima, organisers of the IAAF Diamond League meeting have announced that four of Switzerland’s leading athletes will compete in Lausanne on 25 August.

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News06 Aug 2015

Three more star-studded fields announced for Zurich – IAAF Diamond League

With just four weeks to go until the 2015 edition of the Weltklasse Zürich, the first of this year's IAAF Diamond League finals, the meeting organisers were able to announce sparkling entry lists for another three events on Thursday (6).

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Feature30 Jul 2015

Buchel looking to boost Swiss athletics with Beijing success

You could be almost be forgiven for not knowing who Selina Buchel was this time last year when she failed to make the final of her home European Championships in Zurich, but this year is a different story.

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News20 Apr 2015

Rudisha, Pearson, Vlasic and Buchel confirmed for Lausanne – IAAF Diamond League

Olympic champion and 800m world record-holder David Rudisha has confirmed that he will be at the 40th edition of Athletissima in Lausanne on 9 July, the ninth IAAF Diamond League meeting of 2015.

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News09 Mar 2015

Bolt, Lavillenie and top Swiss stars to compete in Lausanne – IAAF Diamond League

With just four months to go until Athletissima takes place, organisers have announced that two of the world’s biggest athletics stars will be competing at the IAAF Diamond League meeting in Lausanne on 9 July.

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Report29 Jan 2015

Six world-leading marks in Dusseldorf

Six world-leading marks were among the highlights of the 10th PSD Bank Meeting in Dusseldorf on Thursday (29), with St Kitts’ evergreen sprinter Kim Collins showing there is still plenty of zip in his legs despite near veteran status.

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Report07 Mar 2014

Report: women's 800m first round – Sopot 2014

With just the winners of the three heats guaranteed a place in Sunday’s final, and only three time qualifiers, there was little room for error for the leading contenders – and no luxury of easing the foot off the gas.

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