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Slugfest in the Bowerman Mile at Pre Classic

The world’s top two current milers will bring their rivalry back to the Prefontaine Classic as headliners for the Bowerman Mile, all set to...

Taylor & Claye Ready to Rock Again at Pre Classic

Christian Taylor and Will Claye, who have combined to own seven major gold medals, are the headliners of the Prefontaine Classic’s triple jump. They would be headliners...

Dallas Half Crouser vs Walsh vs the World in Epic Pre Classic Shot...

A field featuring every medalist from the last three global championships will set the stage for another epic shot put competition at the 2018...

Meeting de Paris; Taylor, Thompson, McLeod, Barshim, a galaxy of stars at the Charléty...

The setting is changing, the tone remains. For its return to the Charléty Stadium, on Saturday 1 July, the MEETING de PARIS will offer...

Melissa Bishop dives into the deep end at Prefontaine Classic

© Copyright - 2017 - Athletics Illustrated Diving into the deep end of the pool, Canada’s all-time greatest 800-metre runner, Melissa Bishop of Eganville, Ontario...

Youngsters Add Special Interest to Pre Classic International Mile

When the Prefontaine Classic’s famous Bowerman Mile became overwhelmed by the interest of the world's best middle distance runners, the International Mile was born. Aiming...

LaShawn Merritt Challenged by New Talent in Pre Classic 400

LaShawn Merritt has won an unprecedented five times in the Prefontaine Classic 400, but this year’s 1-lapper has exciting fresh talent ready to challenge...

Mo Farah Tops a Pre Classic 5K Packed with Medalists

A remarkable collection of the world’s best distance runners in the Prefontaine Classic 5000 Meters will provide a preview of the London World Championships...

English Gardner at Home in Prefontaine Classic Women’s 100

A historically fast straightaway awaits a Prefontaine Classic women’s 100m field loaded with Olympians, but one runner knows the track better than anyone else. English Gardner,...

Rio’s golden stars to shine at Shanghai Diamond League

If there was any sliver of doubt left as to who is the premier female sprinter of the moment, little can remain after the...