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Ta Lou dashes 7.02, J. Ingebrigtsen defeats Tefera in Dusseldorf

February 20, 2019 - 21:58
Marie-Josee Ta Lou stormed to a world-leading 7.02 victory in the 60m while Jakob Ingebrigtsen defeated freshly-minted world indoor record holder Samuel Tefera in the 1500m to highlight the PSD Bank Meeting in Dusseldorf on Wednesday (20), the final stop of the 2019 IAAF World Indoor Tour.
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Advice to my younger self: Elena Vallortigara

February 20, 2019 - 11:49
Italian high jumper Elena Vallortigara, who last year leapt an outstanding 2.02m, pens a letter to the 12-year-old girl she once was.
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Watch the Dusseldorf World Indoor Tour live stream

February 20, 2019 - 09:24
Tune in at 18:15 CET (GMT+1) to watch the live stream from the PSD Bank Meeting in Dusseldorf, the final stop of the 2019 IAAF World Indoor Tour.
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IAAF Inside Athletics – Armand Duplantis

February 19, 2019 - 16:07
The second episode of the latest season of IAAF Inside Athletics is available to watch online now and features an exclusive interview with European pole vault champion Armand Duplantis.
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IAAF to host bidding process webinars for 2022 World Athletics Series events

February 19, 2019 - 11:09
The IAAF will host a series of webinars related to the bidding process for the 2022 IAAF World Athletics Series events on 25 February.
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Latest Dusseldorf updates – IAAF World Indoor Tour

February 19, 2019 - 10:06
Welcome to our comprehensive lead-in coverage to the PSD Bank Meeting Dusseldorf, the sixth and final stop on the 2019 IAAF World Indoor Tour.
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Spotlight on Tefera as World Indoor Tour set to conclude in Dusseldorf

February 18, 2019 - 22:15
Spotlight on Tefera as World Indoor Tour set to conclude in Dusseldorf
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Kipchoge wins Laureus Exceptional Achievement award

February 18, 2019 - 21:06
The IAAF’s World Male Athlete of the Year Eliud Kipchoge has been recognised at the Laureus Awards in Monaco on Monday (18) for his extraordinary performances in the past year.
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1960 Olympic pole vault champion Don Bragg dies

February 18, 2019 - 11:43
The IAAF is deeply saddened to hear that 1960 Olympic pole vault champion Don Bragg died on Saturday (16) at the age of 83.
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Indoor round-up: Ndama tallies 4672 pentathlon world lead in Miramas, world leads for Klosterhalfen and Schwanitz in Leipzig

February 17, 2019 - 19:32
Solène Ndama tallied a world leading 4672 points to win the pentathlon at the French Indoor Championships in Miramas on Saturday (16).
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Takahashi and Kumiko take Japanese 20km race walking titles, Liu impresses

February 17, 2019 - 16:44
Eiki Takahashi won the 102nd Japanese National 20km Race Walking Championship in a scintillating race at Kobe that hung in the balance until the very last second - and at the same time lifted the title for an incredible fifth time in a row.
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Course records fall at Seville and Hong Kong marathons - weekend road racing round-up

February 17, 2019 - 13:19
Running in warm and rainy conditions, Volha Mazuronak of Belarus and Kenyan Barnabas Kiptum broke course records at the Standard Chartered Hong Kong Marathon, an IAAF Gold Label road race, on Sunday (17).
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Wanders and Hassan set world 5km records in Monaco

February 17, 2019 - 11:06
Julien Wanders of Switzerland and Sifan Hassan from The Netherlands raced to world record* performances at the inaugural 5km Herculis in Monaco on Sunday (17). 
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Canada and the USA dominate NACAC Cross Country Championships

February 17, 2019 - 09:19
Canada swept the U20 races but the USA bounced back with the senior titles at the NACAC Cross Country Championships at Queens Park Savannah in Port of Spain, Trinidad and Tobago on Saturday (16).
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Fab five: World Cross one-hit wonders

February 16, 2019 - 21:22
As our countdown continues to the IAAF World Cross Country Championships Aarhus 2019, we look at five one-time individual gold medallists at the iconic event.
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Tefera breaks world indoor 1500m record in Birmingham

February 16, 2019 - 15:39
Ethiopia's Samuel Tefera tore up the script for the Muller Indoor Grand Prix Birmingham, upstaging compatriot Yomif Kejelcha to break the long-standing world indoor 1500m record* at the IAAF World Indoor Tour meeting on Saturday (16).
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Biomechanics reports provide useful coaching insights, says Stefanidi

February 15, 2019 - 23:27
World and Olympic pole vault champion Katerina Stefanidi usually knows from the instant she leaves the ground if her jump will be a success.
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Race record assaults on tap at Seville Marathon, Wanders and Hassan headline inaugural Monaco 5km - Weekend road racing preview

February 15, 2019 - 11:37
Ethiopian and Kenyans contingents are expected to battle for victory at the 35th Zurich Maratón de Sevilla, an IAAF Gold Label road race, on Sunday (17).
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Latest Birmingham updates – IAAF World Indoor Tour

February 15, 2019 - 10:22
Welcome to our comprehensive lead-in coverage to the Müller Indoor Grand Prix Birmingham, the fifth stop on the 2019 IAAF World Indoor Tour.
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Jepkosgei to make marathon debut in Hamburg

February 14, 2019 - 15:26
World half marathon record holder Joyciline Jepkosgei will make her eagerly awaited marathon debut at the Haspa Marathon Hamburg on 28 April.
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