Eugene, Oregon – Mo Farah will add to his incredible legacy as one of the all-time distance greats by headlining a loaded 10,000-meter field at the Prefontaine Classic.
Eugene, Oregon – The Prefontaine Classic has one of its best catches in the women’s 200 meters – the World Champion–and its best and most unique half-lap field in history.
American sprinter Trayvon Bromell believes he has all the qualities to become the next Usain Bolt. The World Championships bronze medallist from Beijing 2015, has a personal best of 9.84 secs, which is the 10th fastest on the world all-time behind Bolt’s world record of 9.58.
In 2013 and 2014, the men’s high jump was one of the most exciting events at Athletissima. The main entertainer of this extraordinary show was Bohdan Bondarenko, who already won both the Shanghai and the Rabat meets this season.
Eugene, Oregon – The men’s 110-meter hurdle field gives the Prefontaine Classic all the ingredients needed for another thrilling race as the heat is turning up in preparation for the Rio Olympics.
The latest world track and field leading marks for 2016 on Monday (23), as Dafne Schippers, Caster Semenya and Almaz Ayana were among the athletes posting world-leading times this past weekend.
RABAT – Caster Semenya ran a world-leading 1:56.64 to win the women’s 800m at the IAAF Diamond League meeting in Rabat on Sunday (22).
RABAT – World and Olympic champion Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce will not compete at the 2016 IAAF Diamond League meeting in Rabat on 22 May, after her name was scratched from the list.