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Report28 Jun 2015

Schrader and Vetter take the honours in Ratingen

Germany’s Michael Schrader and the Netherlands’ Anouk Vetter held on to their overnight leads to emerge as the winners of the Erdgas Mehrkampf-Meeting in Ratingen, an IAAF Combined Events Challenge meeting, on Sunday (27).

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Previews25 Jun 2015

Germany's top combined-events exponents look to impress in Ratingen

Germany’s leading decathletes and heptathletes will be hoping to impress on home soil at the Erdgas Mehrkampf-Meeting in Ratingen, an IAAF Combined Events Challenge meeting, on Saturday and Sunday (27-28).

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News17 Apr 2015

Oeser set to return to Ratingen

Having missed the past two full seasons due to injury and childbirth, Germany’s two-time World Championships medallist Jennifer Oeser intends to compete at the Erdgas Mehrkampf-Meeting in Ratingen on 27-28 June, the mid-way stop of the IAAF Combined Events Challenge.

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Previews26 Jun 2014

Ratingen the final stop for European combined eventers ahead of Zurich

This weekend (28-29) some of Europe’s best combined eventers will use the IAAF Combined Events Challenge meeting in Ratingen as a form-test and qualifying event ahead of the European Championships in Zurich in August (12-17).

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News12 May 2014

Strong German contingent set for Gotzis

Aside from the 1997 edition, German athletes have featured at every Hypo-Meeting since the competition began back in 1975. And once again, German all-rounders will descend upon the Austrian city of Gotzis for the 40th anniversary edition of the famous multievents meeting, art of the 2014 IAAF Combined Events Challenge, which starts on 31 May.

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Report08 Mar 2014

Report: men’s heptathlon shot put – Sopot 2014

Ashton Eaton continues as the clear leader in the men’s heptathlon and after a successful shot put, still has the world indoor record in his sights.

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News04 Jan 2014

2013 IAAF Combined Events Challenge review

Belarus’s Andrei Krauchanka was the surprise winner of the decathlon in the 16th edition of the season-long 2013 IAAF Combined Events Challenge while Ukraine’s Hanna Melnychenko took the heptathlon victory.

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Report10 Aug 2013

Report: Decathlon 100m – Moscow 2013

The Decathlon competition of the 14th IAAF World Championships in Moscow started in good conditions and with some promising results.

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Previews05 Aug 2013

Men's Decathlon – Preview

In 2012, Ashton Eaton broke the world record at the US Olympic Trials with a score of 9039 points and went to the London 2012 Olympics Games as the outstanding favourite for the gold medal. This year, the 25-year-old only lies in 13th place in the world list but that decepetive position should not cover the fact that things have not changed a all.

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News30 Jul 2013

German team of 67 athletes announced for Moscow

A total of 67 athletes, 35 men and 32 women, have been named by the Germany Athletics Federation (DLV) to compete at the 2013 IAAF World Championships in Moscow.

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Report16 Jun 2013

World leads for Machtig and Behrenbruch in Ratingen – IAAF Combined Events Challenge

Julia Machtig came through strongly on the second day of the Ruhrgas DLV Mehrkampf meeting, an IAAF Combined Events Challenge competition, to set a 2013 world-leading Heptathlon of 6430 points in the German town of Ratingen on Sunday (16).

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Previews13 Jun 2013

Behrenbruch and Machtig on a mission to Moscow in Ratingen - IAAF Combined Events Challenge

With six German decathletes who have scored over 8000 points and seven German heptathletes who have gone over 6000 points in their careers, the IAAF Combined Events Challenge meeting in Ratingen on Saturday and Sunday (15-16) looks likely be an all-German affair.

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