KINGSTON – The events and scheduled times for the 2016 Jamaica International Invitational – IAAF World Challenge Meeting – at the National Stadium here in Kingston on Saturday 7 May.
When Usain Bolt opens his European campaign at the Golden Spike in Ostrava on 20 May, the Jamaican sprint sensation will line-up in the 100m against American Ashton Eaton, the World and Olympic decathlon champion.
American sprinter Tyson Gay is the latest superstar confirmed for the Jamaica International Invitational – IAAF World Challenge meet in Kingston, on 7 May, the Jamaica Observer is reporting.
OSTRAVA, Czech Republic – Olympic Pole Vault champion Renaud Lavillenie and the World champion Shawn Barber have both been confirmed to battle at the 2016 Golden Spike – IAAF World Challenge meeting in Ostrava on 20 May, organizers said.
KAWASAKI, Japan – World Championships pole vault champion Shawn Barber of Canada has been added to the Golden Grand Prix – IAAF World Challenge meeting in Kawasaki on 8 May, organizers said on Wednesday.
Australian rising star Luke Mathews failed to upstage world record holder David Rudisha in the men’s 800m, but the 20-year-old recorded the mark he needed to earn a place to the Rio 2016 Olympic Games at the IAAF Melbourne World Challenge on Saturday.
The very best of Australian athletics will be on show at the IAAF Melbourne World Challenge this Saturday 5 March, as the most impressive track and field talent from across the country takes on a bounty of challengers from across the globe. Headlined by world record holder David Rudisha (KEN, 800m), Commonwealth Games gold medallists Dani Samuels (NSW, discus throw) and Eleanor…
LUZERN, Switzerland – Asafa Powell continued his impressive form this season with another victory after clocking 9.87 secs to win the men’s 100m at Tuesday’s Spitzen Leichtathletik meet in Luzern.