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Gold Medalists Lead Hammer’s Return to Pre Classic

Gold Medalists Lead Hammer’s Return to Pre Classic

Christopher Kelsall April 11, 2016 0

Prefontaine Classic The men’s hammer throw returns to the Prefontaine Classic after a hiatus of 11 years in what will be the event’s best collection of talent on U.S. soil since the 1996 Olympic Games

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Zhang vs Bondarenko in IAAF Diamond League Shanghai

Zhang vs Bondarenko in IAAF Diamond League Shanghai

Christopher Kelsall April 8, 2016 0

Marleen Vink, Shanghai Diamond League China’s very own maverick high jump hero Zhang Guowei is set to star at the 2016 Shanghai Diamond League meeting on 14 May where he will come face-to-face with Bohdan

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Christian Taylor Leads a Florida Foursome in Pre Classic Triple

Christian Taylor Leads a Florida Foursome in Pre Classic Triple

Christopher Kelsall April 6, 2016 0

Prefontaine Classic American record holder Christian Taylor’s road to a second Olympic gold medal in the triple jump faces a major test at the Prefontaine Classic, which features a unique clash of five gold medalists

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Hurdlers to highlight star-studded Shanghai Diamond League

Hurdlers to highlight star-studded Shanghai Diamond League

Christopher Kelsall March 31, 2016 0

Marleen Renning, Shanghai Diamond League Eight Beijing world champions and seven Olympic gold medallists are among the galaxy of international track and field stars announced today for the 2016 Shanghai Diamond League on 14 May, the second

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The Shot’s Heavy Hitters to Meet at Pre Classic

The Shot’s Heavy Hitters to Meet at Pre Classic

Christopher Kelsall March 30, 2016 0

Prefontaine Classic The planet’s two best men’s shot putters are ready for a new duel at the Prefontaine Classic.  For the first time, both are equipped with gold medals. Some might call it a rematch, but

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World champion Julius Yego makes his U.S. debut at the Prefontaine Classic in the meet’s strongest-ever men’s javelin field.

World champion Julius Yego makes his U.S. debut at the Prefontaine Classic in the meet’s strongest-ever men’s javelin field.

Christopher Kelsall March 24, 2016 0

Prefonatine Classic World champion Julius Yego makes his U.S. debut at the Prefontaine Classic in the meet’s strongest-ever men’s javelin field. The reigning Olympic and World champions are set to compete for the first time on

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Lavillenie to launch 2016 Diamond League Campaign in Shanghai

Lavillenie to launch 2016 Diamond League Campaign in Shanghai

Christopher Kelsall March 22, 2016 0

Pole vault world record holder Renaud Lavillenie will launch his 2016 IAAF Diamond League campaign in Shanghai on 14 May it was announced today by the meeting organisers. The flying Frenchman confirmed his fabulous

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Dawn Harper-Nelson Interview

Dawn Harper-Nelson Interview

Christopher Kelsall January 22, 2015 0

© Copyright – 2015 – Athletics Illustrated Dawn Harper-Nelson is currently America’s second-fastest athlete competing in the 100m hurdles and over the past few years has been ranked second and sometimes first in the world.

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Cameron Levins Declares Himself Fit and Healthy in advance of Prefontaine Classic

Cameron Levins Declares Himself Fit and Healthy in advance of Prefontaine Classic

Christopher Kelsall May 30, 2014 0

© Copyright – 2014 – Athletics Illustrated Canada’s Cameron Levins will be competing this weekend in the Prefontaine Classic 5,000m race. He will likely be racing to get a true sense of his current fitness,

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Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce tops a list of headline names at Shanghai Diamond League Meet

Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce tops a list of headline names at Shanghai Diamond League Meet

Dick Straight April 16, 2014 0

        Edited Media Release from Global Sport Communication BV Nine Moscow IAAF Worlds champions and four Olympic gold medallists are among the international track and field stars announced today for the 2014 Shanghai Diamond League meet

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