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Press Release12 Jun 2021

Ratified: Yang's world 20km race walk record

Yang Jiayu's world 20km race walk record of 1:23:49, set at the Chinese Race Walking Championships in Huangshan on 20 March, has been ratified.

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Report20 Mar 2021

Yang smashes world 20km race walk record with 1:23:49

Yang Jiayu chopped 49 seconds off the world record to win the 20km race walk in 1:23:49 at the Chinese Race Walking Championships in Huangshan on Saturday (20).

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Report25 Oct 2019

China dominates day four at Military World Games

Chinese athletes won four of the seven titles up for grabs on the fourth day of action at the 7th CISM Military World Games in Wuhan, China, on Friday (25).

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News21 Dec 2017

2017 end-of-year reviews – race walks

Our 2017 end-of-year review series starts with Paul Warburton looking back at the best race walking performances of the year.

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Report03 Sep 2017

Yang proves consistency with victory at National Games

World champion Yang Jiayu proved her victory in London three weeks ago was not just a flash in the pan, as she withstood challenges from Qieyang Shijie in the last kilometre to win the 20km race walk at the Chinese National Games in Tianjin on Sunday (3).

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Report13 Aug 2017

Report: women's 20km race walk – IAAF World Championships London 2017

A dramatic last 100 metres saw leader Lyu Xiuzhi disqualified, leaving Chinese teammate Yang Jiayu to take gold in the women’s 20km race walk.

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Report04 May 2014

Duan and Yang make it a perfect start to the day for China – junior women's 10km report Taicang 2014

Duan Dandan and Yang Jiayu started the day off in magnificent fashion for the host of the 2014 IAAF World Race Walking Cup as the Chinese pair took gold and silver in the junior women’s 10km on Sunday (4).

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Previews30 Apr 2014

Junior race previews – IAAF World Race Walking Cup Taicang 2014

Both the individual and team gold medals in the first three junior women’s 10km races at the IAAF World Race Walking Cup went to Russia, but results in the last two editions suggest the teenage red army is not the force it was.

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