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Weltklasse Zürich Press Releases

  • 30.08.2013 - Defar and Bondarenko dazzle at 1st IAAF Diamond League Final

    Meseret Defar’s outstanding 5000m win over her compatriot Tirunesh Dibaba and Bohdan Bondarenko bringing the Letzigrund Stadium to a standstill as he attempted again to improve the High Jump World record provided the highlights of the first of this season’s IAAF Diamond League finals on Thursday (29). more

  • 28.08.2013 - Usain Bolt: I'm impressed by Brazil

    The fastest man on earth visited FIFA on Wednesday. Usain Bolt, who holds the world record for both the 100- and 200-metre sprints, dropped in on the Home of FIFA in Zurich ahead of the IAAF Diamond League meeting Weltklasse Zürich on Thursday evening at the Letzigrund Stadium. more

  • 28.08.2013 - 17 World Champions, 15 Olympic Champions and 17 World Leaders at Weltklasse Zürich

    Weltklasse Zürich will be an exciting showdown after the world championships in Moscow. 25'000 spectators will be watching an athletics all-star cast perform at a sold-out Letzigrund Stadium. more

  • 28.08.2013 - Training with the stars: Great atmosphere at Weltklasse Zürich kids’ events - despite rainy weather

    1500 children and teenagers had won a ticket for a special training session with the stars of Weltklasse Zürich. Yesterday, the young talents finally met with their illustrious coaches to practise their running, jumping and throwing skills at the Wiesacher sports ground in Regensdorf near Zurich and in 10 other Swiss cities and towns. more

  • 27.08.2013 - Weltklasse Zürich 2013: Event by Event (as at: Tuesday, 27 August 9 pm)

    The Weltklasse Zürich international programme of events will include the following 17 star-studded highlights. more

IAAF Diamond League Press Releases

  • 25.03.2014 - Eugene: Steeplechase in High Gear for Pre Classic

    Kenya’s Milcah Chemos will bring her gold-medal smile and steeplechase talent back to the Prefontaine Classic in what is shaping up as a Kenya vs. Ethiopia battle. more

  • 16.03.2014 - Doha: World and Olympic Champion Fraser-Pryce announced for 2014 Season Launch

    Doha: World and Olympic 100m champion Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce will start her 2014 Diamond Race at the Doha 2014 meeting on Friday 9 May. more

  • 14.03.2014 - Online Media Accreditation is open

    Following the conclusion in Sopot, Poland last weekend of a wonderful international indoor season, the IAAF Diamond League has today opened its central Online Media Accreditation System for 2014. more

  • 13.03.2014 - New York: 4 Superstars Kick Off Roster for adidas Grand Prix

    New York, 12th March 2014 - A pair of Olympic gold medalists and two World Champions are the first headliners to be announced for the adidas Grand Prix, which this year marks its 10th year of bringing the world's top athletes to Icahn Stadium. more

  • 07.03.2014 - Shanghai: Lavillenie to launch Diamond Race campaign in China

    Pole vault world record holder Renaud Lavillenie will launch his 2014 IAAF Diamond League campaign in Shanghai on 18 May it was announced today by the meeting organisers. more

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