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News28 Mar 2016

Long jump gold medallists galore in Eugene – IAAF Diamond League

Every major international championship gold medallist since 2009 is confirmed for the women’s long jump at the IAAF Diamond League meeting in Eugene on 28 May, the meeting organisers of the Prefontaine Classic announced on Monday (28).

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News01 Mar 2016

Five global medallists feature on Britain’s team for Portland

World long jump silver medallist Shara Proctor is one of five global championship medallists to have been named on the British team for the IAAF World Indoor Championships Portland 2016.

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Feature11 Feb 2016

Proctor aiming for podium finish in Portland and beyond

Over the past four years, Shara Proctor has earned silver and bronze medals at global championships. Now the British long jumper wants to go one better.

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News04 Feb 2016

Global long jump medallists take on home stars in Stockholm

Four medallists from last year’s IAAF World Championships will compete in the long jump at the Globen Galan, part of the IAAF World Indoor Tour, in Stockholm on 17 February.

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Report28 Aug 2015

Report: women's long jump final – IAAF World Championships, Beijing 2015

Ten years after she got her first world title, and in somewhat different conditions to Friday on a chilly night in Helsinki, Tianna Bartoletta pulled out all the stops and flew out to a 2015 world-leading distance of 7.14m with her last just to turn bronze into gold.

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Report25 Jul 2015

Lavillenie flies high again in London – IAAF Diamond League

After instigating a postponement of the men’s pole vault during Friday night’s lashing rain, Renaud Lavillenie made the most of the warm, still conditions to set a stadium and meeting record of 6.03m early on day two of the IAAF Diamond League meeting in London on Saturday (25).

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Report05 Jul 2015

Asher-Smith dashes to 100m title at British Championships

Dina Asher-Smith was one of a handful of top performers at the three-day British Championships, which concluded on Sunday (5) in Birmingham, as athletes looked to book their spot on the team for the IAAF World Championships, Beijing 2015.

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News01 Apr 2014

Reese the headline act for Eugene’s long jump field – IAAF Diamond League

Brittney Reese’s, the world’s best long jumper at present, is the latest star to headline a growing list of incredible fields on 30-31 May for the Prefontaine Classic, the first of two US legs of the 2014 IAAF Diamond League.

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News09 Jan 2014

Proctor, Meadows, Bleasdale and Porter join Rutherford and Grabarz in Glasgow

Tiffany Porter, Holly Bleasdale, Jenny Meadows and Shara Proctor have all confirmed that they will compete at the Sainsbury’s Glasgow International Match on 25 January.

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Report10 Aug 2013

Report: Women’s Long Jump qualifying – Moscow 2013

Brittney Reese has won five successive global Long Jump titles, but for a moment here in Moscow it looked as though the defending champion wouldn’t make it out of qualifying.

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News04 Dec 2012

Grabarz, Bleasdale and Proctor set to star in British Athletics series

4 December 2012 – Birmingham – Three of Britain’s Olympic finalists have confirmed their participation in the Birmingham and Glasgow indoor legs of the world-class 2013 British Athletics Series.

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