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News23 Apr 2019

USA names strong squad for IAAF World Relays Yokohama 2019

Eleven world medallists and three 2016 Olympic medallists feature on the US team for the IAAF World Relays Yokohama 2019, set to take place on 11-12 May.

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Series01 Jan 2019

Nine things for 2019: returning stars

With 2019 now underway, over the next nine days we'll be taking a look at nine things we're really looking forward to as we enter another World Championships year.

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News21 May 2018

Bowie and Thompson top strong 100m field in Eugene – IAAF Diamond League

Four global sprint champions will clash at the Prefontaine Classic when world champion Tori Bowie, Olympic champion Elaine Thompson, two-time world 200m champion Dafne Schippers and world indoor 60m champion Murielle Ahoure line up for the 100m at the IAAF Diamond League meeting in Eugene on 25-26 May.

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Report27 May 2017

Bowie blasts to 200m win in Eugene – IAAF Diamond League

It was billed as the race of the weekend, and the women’s 200m duly delivered a contest for the ages at the Prefontaine Classic in Eugene on Saturday afternoon (27), with Tori Bowie upsetting the odds and blasting to victory in an IAAF Diamond League record of 21.77 (1.5m/s).

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Report29 Apr 2017

Bowie dashes 22.09 world lead in Gainesville

Triple Olympic medallist Tori Bowie clocked a world-leading 22.09 in the 200m to highlight the Tom Jones Memorial Classic in Gainesville, Florida, on Friday (28).

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News26 Apr 2017

Thompson, Felix, Schippers and Bowie to clash over 200m in Eugene – IAAF Diamond League

With all three Olympic medallists set to take on a three-time world champion in the event, the women’s 200m at the Prefontaine Classic on 27 May is set to be one of the highlights of the IAAF Diamond League meeting in Eugene.

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Previews10 Aug 2016

Preview: women's 200m – Rio 2016 Olympic Games

It was 68 years ago when 'The Flying Housewife' Fanny Blankers-Koen lifted this title but expectations have reached fever pitch Dafne Schippers can match her compatriot’s achievements over 200m.

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Report11 Jul 2016

Records broken on final day of US Olympic Trials

Day 10 of a tumultuous US Olympic Trials closed on Sunday (10) at Eugene, Oregon, with agony for one of athletics’ old stars and ecstasy for one of its new ones. Felix missed the Olympic team in the 200 by .01, while 16-year-old Sydney McLaughlin made it by setting a world U20 record* in the 400-meter hurdles.

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Report19 Jun 2016

Bowie a big hit on the second day in Boston

Tori Bowie provided the highlight of the second day of the Adidas Boost Boston Games when she flew down the temporary track on Charles Street to win the women’s 100m in 11.03 on Saturday (18).

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News02 Jun 2016

Van Niekerk and Bowie to compete at Adidas Boost Boston Games

South Africa’s Wayde van Niekerk, the world 400m champion and the fastest man in the world last year over one lap of the track, will compete at the Adidas Boost Boston Games on 17-18 June.

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Report28 May 2016

Harrison and Jebet scare world records in Eugene – IAAF Diamond League

Keni Harrison doesn’t remember much from her North American record run of 12.24 in the 100m hurdles at the IAAF Diamond League meeting in Eugene on Saturday (28).

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News26 May 2016

Schippers to face Thompson and Bowie over 200m in Eugene – IAAF Diamond League

The Netherlands’ Dafne Schippers will head an outstanding 200m field, the distance at which she won the world title last summer, at the IAAF Diamond League meeting in Eugene on Saturday (28).

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