One of the standout performances at last week’s Wanda Diamond League opener in Monaco was world champion Timothy Cheruiyot’s powerful 3:28.45 victory in the 1500m, just 0.04 shy of his career best. But he was planning to go faster - and intends to go even faster tomorrow.
The latest episode in the Legends of athletics, signature edition series is now online and features three-time world 800m champion Wilson Kipketer.
Scanning down the list of winners of the men’s 800m in the combined 37-year history of the IAAF Continental Cup and its predecessor, the IAAF World Cup, one name is conspicuously absent.
IAAF Ambassador Wilson Kipketer hosted a master class for young Russian middle distance runners at the famous Meteor Stadium in the town of Zhukovsky, near Moscow, last Friday (27).
The fifth IAAF Ambassadors Press Conference featured the Triple Jump World record holder, 2000 Olympic Games champion and double World champion Jonathan Edwards, and former 800m World record holder and three-time World champion over 800m Wilson Kipketer.
Three time World long jump champion Ivan Pedroso of Cuba will join an all star line up which already includes Maurice Greene, Wilson Kipketer and Sonia O'Sullivan at the Ericsson Grand Prix on June 15th in Helsinki's Olympic stadium.
Wilson Kipketer ^peaks at Funchal Seminar and tells of future plans
Gabriela Szabo and Wilson Kipketer win the IAAF Golden League jackpot. World Record for El Guerrouj
report from the penultimate leg of the IAAF Golden League. Michael Johnson on form and European record for Mourhit