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Report19 Jun 2016

Spotakova throws world lead of 66.87m at Czech Championships

Barbora Spotakova showed she is well on track to take her third successive Olympic javelin title later this summer when throwing a 66.87m to win the Czech Championships in Tabor on Sunday (19).

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News11 Feb 2016

Clash of the global javelin medallists in Ostrava

Organisers of the Golden Spike in Ostrava have announced that world champion Julius Yego, world silver medallist Ihab Abdelrahman and 2013 world champion Vitezslav Vesely will clash in the javelin at the IAAF World Challenge meeting on 20 May.

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Press Release07 Aug 2015

Two weeks to go – IAAF World Championships, Beijing 2015

There are just two weeks to go to the IAAF World Championships, Beijing 2015 which takes place between 22-30 August.

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News05 Aug 2015

Defending champions Vesely and Hejnova lead Czech team for IAAF World Championships, Beijing 2015

Javelin thrower Vitezslav Vesely and 400m hurdler Zuzana Hejnova will defend their titles at the IAAF World Championships, Beijing 2015 after being named on the Czech team.

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News17 Jun 2015

Diamond Race update after seven meetings – IAAF Diamond League

The 2015 IAAF Diamond League season has reached its halfway point and the Diamond Race tables are beginning to take shape.

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Report13 Jun 2015

Nettey jumps meeting record, Perkovic stays flawless in New York – IAAF Diamond League

Canada’s Christabel Nettey captured her first IAAF Diamond League victory, Blanka Vlasic and Ruth Beitia shared a meeting record, while Vitezslav Vesely and Sandra Perkovic extended their Diamond Race leads at the Adidas Grand Prix in New York on Saturday (13).

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Previews06 Jun 2015

Javelin and middle distances set to provide highlights in Birmingham – IAAF Diamond League

The Sainsbury’s Birmingham Grand Prix may have been hit by several high-profile withdrawals over the past 24 hours, but many of the world’s top stars will still be heading to the IAAF Diamond League meeting on Sunday (7).

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Report04 Jun 2015

Vesely finds form in Rome in time to defend world title – IAAF Diamond League

Vitezslav Vesely isn’t the most consistent of throwers, but the world champion can often throw long when it counts and he won his first competition outside his native Czech Republic for more than a year when he unleashed a terrific second-round throw of 88.14m on Thursday (4).

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News05 May 2015

Rome will have 27 world medallists – IAAF Diamond League

This year’s Golden Gala Pietro Mennea, the 2015 IAAF Diamond League meeting in Rome on 4 June, will feature 18 reigning Olympic medallists and 27 athletes who finished in the top three at the 2013 IAAF World Championships, the organisers announced at a press conference on Tuesday (5).

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News04 May 2015

Throwing stars Kovacs and Perkovic set to wow Doha – IAAF Diamond League

Judging by their early season form, shot putter Joe Kovacs and Olympic discus champion Sandra Perkovic are poised to produce fireworks at the Doha 2015 meeting on 15 May, organisers of the IAAF Diamond League meeting announced on Monday (4).

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News18 Mar 2015

Rudisha, Bondarenko and Maslak will compete in Ostrava

Olympic 800m champion David Rudisha, world high jump champion Bogdan Bondarenko and European indoor 400m champion Pavel Maslak are among the first athletes signed up to compete at the Golden Spike IAAF World Challenge meeting in Ostrava on 26 May.

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Previews14 Jul 2014

Nazarov seeking to consolidate his consistency in Karlstad

For the second consecutive year the Karlstad Grand Prix meeting at the Tingvalla stadium is hosting one of the stops on the 2014 IAAF Hammer Throw Challenge, with Tadjikistan’s Dilshod Nazarov heading the field for the men’s event on Wednesday (16).

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