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Schippers Anchors Incredible Pre Classic Women’s 200m event

Schippers Anchors Incredible Pre Classic Women’s 200m event

Christopher Kelsall May 25, 2016 0

Prefontaine Classic 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. It is a dream matchup that a

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Pre Classic Men’s 110 Hurdles Ready to Cook Again

Pre Classic Men’s 110 Hurdles Ready to Cook Again

Christopher Kelsall May 23, 2016 0

Prefontaine Classic American Jarret Eaton, 26, is in the midst of his best year ever.  A former NCAA Indoor champion while at Syracuse, Eaton won his first U.S. title indoors in Portland in March, then

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Cocoa from Ghana: the new sponsor for long jumper Ignisious Gaisah

Cocoa from Ghana: the new sponsor for long jumper Ignisious Gaisah

Christopher Kelsall May 3, 2016 0

Company, Cocoa from Ghana, has agreed to support international long jump competitor and Global Sports Communication athlete Ignisious Gaisah. Gaisah was born and raised in Ghana, and now, since 2013 is a Dutch citizen. Gaisah

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Sifan Hassan to clash with Faith Kipyegon at Shanghai Diamond League

Sifan Hassan to clash with Faith Kipyegon at Shanghai Diamond League

Christopher Kelsall April 29, 2016 0

Marleen Rennings, Shanghai Diamond League meet oung middle distance stars Sifan Hassan and Faith Kipyegon will renew their 1500m rivalry at this year’s Shanghai Diamond League meeting on 14 May, the meeting organisers announced today. Kipyegon beat

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Youth Movement Leads Pre Classic Men’s 800

Youth Movement Leads Pre Classic Men’s 800

Christopher Kelsall April 27, 2016 0

Prefonataine Classic Three athletes in their early 20s are expected to vie for the win in the IAAF Diamond League 800 meters at this year’s Prefontaine Classic. Already a veteran at the age of 22, Botswana’s

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Bett takes on the best of the rest at 2016 Shanghai Diamond League

Bett takes on the best of the rest at 2016 Shanghai Diamond League

Christopher Kelsall April 21, 2016 0

World champion Nicholas Bett heads a 400m hurdles line-up at the 2016 Shanghai Diamond League that could even put the meeting’s favourite event, the sprint hurdles, in the shade. Bett produced one of the shocks

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Pre Classic Women’s 100m Hurdles is Colossal!

Pre Classic Women’s 100m Hurdles is Colossal!

Christopher Kelsall April 21, 2016 0

Prefontiane Classic How good will the Prefontaine Classic women’s 100 hurdles be?  So good that because of the 3-per-nation restriction at the Olympics, it’ll be deeper than the Games final. That’s because five superstar Americans—including

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18-year old Kejelcha to Defend Pre Classic 5K Title

18-year old Kejelcha to Defend Pre Classic 5K Title

Christopher Kelsall April 18, 2016 0

Prefontaine Classic Ethiopian Yomif Kejelcha will return to the Prefontaine Classic as the youngest winner by far of the men’s 5000 meters, the favorite racing distance of Steve Prefontaine.  And like Pre, Kejelcha is aiming

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Chinese long jump stars to take on world’s best at Shanghai Diamond League

Chinese long jump stars to take on world’s best at Shanghai Diamond League

Christopher Kelsall April 14, 2016 0

Marleen Rennings China’s teenage long jump star Wang Jianan will lead a quartet of homegrown talent against two of the world’s best leapers at the 2016 Shanghai Diamond League on 14 May, the meeting organisers

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Simpson, Rowbury Begin a New Chapter in Pre Classic Women’s 1500

Simpson, Rowbury Begin a New Chapter in Pre Classic Women’s 1500

Christopher Kelsall April 13, 2016 0

Prefonataine Classic Jenny Simpson and Shannon Rowbury have one of America’s most intense rivalries and their recordbook writing will take on an Olympic theme in the women’s 1500 meters at the Prefontaine Classic. The fans will

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