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Report21 May 2019

World leads for Gong and Tsegay in Nanjing

World leads by Lijiao Gong and Gudaf Tsegay were among the highlight performances at the inaugural Nanjing World Challenge on Tuesday (21).

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Report19 May 2019

Norman, Wang and Lalova break meeting records in Osaka

Michael Norman’s 19.84 clocking in the 200m at the Golden Grand Prix Osaka was one of three meeting records set at the IAAF World Challenge competition on Sunday (19).

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Report27 Jun 2017

Wlodarczyk and Fajdek break meeting records in Ostrava

As expected, Anita Wlodarczyk dominated the proceedings at the Golden Spike hammer competition in Ostrava on Tuesday, collecting her 37th straight victory courtesy of a 79.72m meeting record. On the men’s side, world champion Pawel Fajdek added more than a metre to his own world lead with an 83.44m effort, the third farthest of his career, and a record at this IAAF Hammer Throw Challenge meeting.

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Previews08 May 2015

Pearson hopes to reclaim meeting record in Kawasaki

Last year, Sally Pearson lost something in Japan without even knowing it, or even being in the country for that matter. At the Seiko Golden Grand Prix, an IAAF World Challenge meeting, in Kawasaki on Sunday (10), the Australian star will see if she’s able to regain the meeting record in the women’s 100m hurdles.

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News16 Apr 2015

Bondarenko and Pearson among first names confirmed for Kawasaki

World high jump champion Bogdan Bondarenko and Olympic 100m hurdles champion Sally Pearson are just two of the many athletes set to compete in Kawasaki on 10 May at the Seiko Golden Grand Prix, the third meeting in the IAAF World Challenge series.

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News10 Apr 2015

European champions Wlodarczyk and Pars lead the hammer fields in Ostrava

As has become traditional, the men's and women's hammer events will be held the day before the main meeting at Ostrava Golden Spike meeting, which is part of the IAAF World Challenge and IAAF Hammer Throw Challenge, on 25 May.

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Report11 Jun 2014

Nazarov and Wang dominate in Moscow

Tadjikistan’s Dilshod Nazarov and China’s Wang Zheng provided an Asian influence on proceedings at the 2014 Moscow Challenge, the latest round of the IAAF Hammer Throw Challenge, with victories in the Russian capital on Wednesday (11).

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Previews19 May 2014

Ukhov out to hit the heights again in Beijing

Ivan Ukhov, perhaps the hottest man in the hottest event in the world right now, returns to the high jump apron at the IAAF World Challenge meeting in Beijing on Wednesday (21).

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Report29 Mar 2014

Wang smashes Asian hammer record in China

The first outdoor meeting of the 2014 season in China, featuring only long throws for seniors, juniors and youth, kicked off with some excellent results on Saturday (29) in Chengdu, Sichuan province.

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Report06 Jul 2013

Two championship records while China's hurdles legacy continues at the Asian Championships

The 110 hurdles is almost synonymous in Asia with Liu Xiang and on the third day of the 20th Asian Athletics Championships in Pune, India, it was the turn of Jiang Fan to take China’s legacy forward in the event on Friday (6).

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Report01 Apr 2013

Zhang Wenxiu's Moscow medal mission starts in Chengdu

Many of China’s leading long throwers started their season in on home soil in Chengdu with some impressive results on Sunday (31), especially hammer thrower Zhang Wenxiu, who finished fourth at the London 2012 Olympics Games.

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