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22 October, 2019

Diamond League Meetings 2020 dates announced

The General Assembly of the IAAF Diamond League has announced the dates of all meetings for the coming season. The most important competition series...

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07 October, 2019

German athletics legend Martin Lauer has died

The former German hurdler Martin Lauer died at the age of 82. Lauer was responsible for the first two world records in the Letzigrund stadium.

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28 August, 2019

Anzhelika Sidorova Wins Airshow at Zurich Main Station

The women’s pole vault at Weltklasse Zürich at Zurich Main Station provided an exciting prelude to this year’s IAAF Diamond League Final. Anzhelika...

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28 August, 2019

Media conference quotes

At today's media conference, the world's best athletes answered the questions of former world record holder and presenter Colin Jackson. What do they...

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28 August, 2019

Weltklasse Zürich 2019 – Event by Event

Only one day to go until Weltklasse Zürich. This year’s first stage of the IAAF Diamond League final will stage seven Olympic champions, 15 world...

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27 August, 2019

Pilots Compete at Cybathlon

Zurich is a Mecca for world-class athletics – and world-class science. The Cybathlon competition, initiated by ETH Zurich, is part of the Weltklasse...

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26 August, 2019

An Airshow for Commuters at Zurich Main Station

The world’s top pole vaulters will compete at a height of nearly 5m during Weltklasse Zürich at Zurich Main Station on Wednesday, 28 August....

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26 August, 2019

Weltklasse Zürich to host IAAF Diamond League Finals in 2020 and 2021

The structure of the prestigious IAAF Diamond League will be renewed. Starting next season, the series will include 13 of the world’s top one-day...

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22 August, 2019

Weltklasse Zürich 2019: Stars, Heroes, Crowd Favourites

Weltklasse Zürich is always filled to the brim with high-level athletics highlights. Still, some competitions may deserve a particularly close look....

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22 August, 2019

Time to Write the Next Chapter

What do Mondo Duplantis, Sydney McLaughlin, and Mujinga Kambundji have in common? They are all young, successful, the future of athletics – and on the...

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