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The provisional entry lists for the IAAF World Indoor Championships Birmingham 2018, which take place from 1-4 March, are now available.
The entries, as at 25 February, are now available via the athletes page on the IAAF World Indoor Championships Birmingham 2018 mini-site where users can quickly search and browse all 632 athletes from 144 teams entered in the 17th edition of the IAAF's second largest event.
Official start lists will become available after the technical meeting which takes place on Thursday 1 March at 10:00 in Birmingham.
A total of US$2,464,000 is on offer from the IAAF as prize money at the IAAF World Indoor Championships Birmingham 2018. There is also a US$50,000 bonus on offer for any athlete setting a world record during the four-day championships.
The prize money is as follows...
Individual events (total US$2,288,000)
Relays per team (total US$176,000)
World record bonus
US$50,000 for any athlete setting a world record.
All awards are dependent upon athletes undergoing and clearing the usual anti-doping procedures.
Event-by-event previews will be published this week on the IAAF website. Field events, combined events and relays will be previewed on Tuesday 27 February, while individual track events will be previewed on Wednesday 28 February.