Seiko Countdown392d 1h 22m 52s
World Athletics Championships Oregon22
Latest Stories
News16 Jun 2021

First wave of champion athletes confirmed for Monaco

World champions Karsten Warholm, Yulimar Rojas, Tajay Gayle, Anzhelika Sidorova and Kelsey-Lee Barber are among the first stars confirmed for the Meeting Herculis EBS – part of the Wanda Diamond League – in Monaco on 9 July.

Read more
News29 May 2021

Tamberi, Rojas and Bedrani set for Monaco

The Meeting Herculis EBS will welcome some of the world’s best athletes to Monaco just two weeks out from the Olympic Games in Tokyo and among those competing at the Louis II Stadium on 9 July will be Gianmarco Tamberi, Yulimar Rojas and Djilali Bedrani.

Read more
Previews26 May 2021

Rojas ready to fly again in Doha

Thirty-two athletes who earned medals at the World Athletics Championships Doha 2019 – including 12 champions – will return to the Qatari capital on Friday (28) for the second Wanda Diamond League meeting of 2021.

Read more
Report09 May 2021

Rojas opens with 15.14m, Andrejczyk throws 71.40m

World triple jump champion Yulimar Rojas started her Olympic season in style, leaping a world-leading 15.14m (2.0m/s) to win at the Meeting Toni Bonet in Ibiza, Spain, on Saturday (8).

Read more
Series21 Feb 2021

For The Record: Yulimar Rojas

The story behind the numbers

Read more
Feature08 Dec 2020

Athlete of the year Rojas focuses only on the positives

The skill of compartmentalisation is a key one for athletes

Read more
Report06 Sep 2020

Bolingo breaks Belgian best, Rojas leaps world-leading 14.71m

Cynthia Bolingo delighted the home supporters at the KBC Night of Athletics, winning the 300m in a Belgian record of 36.54 at the World Athletics Continental Tour Bronze meeting in Heusden-Zolder on Sunday (6).

Read more
Previews12 Aug 2020

Global champions and world record-holders head to Monaco as Diamond League action resumes

Thirteen reigning world champions from around the globe are converging on Monaco this week for the first Diamond League meeting that will resemble a regular top-flight international one-day meeting since the advent of the Covid-19 pandemic.

Read more
Press Release29 Jun 2020

World records ratified: Duplantis’s 6.17m pole vault, Rojas’s indoor triple jump and Cheptegei's 5km

Armand Duplantis’s world pole vault record of 6.17m, Yulimar Rojas’s world indoor triple jump record of 15.43m and Joshua Cheptegei's 12:51 5km world record have been ratified.

Read more
Feature22 Feb 2020

Following chance encounter, Rojas continues to go from strength to strength

When Facebook makes friend suggestions, it usually recommends complete strangers or people from your past that you’d rather not reconnect with.

Read more
Report21 Feb 2020

Rojas breaks world indoor triple jump record in Madrid with 15.43m

With her final attempt of the evening, Venezuela's Yulimar Rojas bounded out to a world triple jump record of 15.43m* at the Meeting Villa de Madrid, the final World Athletics Indoor Tour meeting of the season, on Friday (21).

Read more
Previews19 Feb 2020

Double assault on triple jump records in Madrid

Yulimar Rojas and Hugues Fabrice Zango will aim to inch closer to – and perhaps even surpass – the world indoor triple jump records at the Villa de Madrid meeting on Friday (21), the final stop on the World Athletics Indoor Tour.

Read more