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Meet de Paris: 800m athletes burning with enthusiasm

A double ration of thrills. On Saturday 30 June 2018, the MEETING de PARIS will present the audience at the Charléty Stadium with two...

Phyllis Francis Leads Olympic-Sized Pre Classic Women’s 400

Prefontaine Classic World champion Phyllis Francis will recognize every other runner in the Prefontaine Classic women’s 400 – she’s been on the podium with each of them. Francis...

Winners of Doha scheduled to compete in Monaco

The launch of the IAAF 2018 Diamond League in Doha was centre stage for the top eight performances of the year and five meet...

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...