Iaaf Continental News

Samaai says ASA quiet about SA Champs set to take place in April

A lot of athletes are still waiting and trying to plan around it.” Samaai comes off a bumper 2018 where he was crowned African and Iaaf Continental Cup champion while he took bronze at the Commonwealth Games – he is one part of a superb South African double act in the long jump scene alongside countrymen Luvo Manyonga.

EWN , South Africa Jan 15, 2019

Ambaka, Matasi lead chase for top SOYA gong

Manangoi would end his season in style, winning his maiden World Cup also known as the Iaaf Continental Cup in Ostrava, Czech on September 9.

Capital News , Kenya Jan 6, 2019

Nigerian Athletics: Building blocks for a successful 2019

Well, the Iaaf Continental Cup in Ostrava came up a month after the Asaba Championships, but a good number of the Nigerian contingent missed their events as they arrived on Day 1 of the competition due to poor travel arrangements.

Vanguard News , Nigeria Jan 4, 2019

Kenyans rule road and cross country in 2018

Two weeks after running 3:59.41 to finish third in the 1500m at the IAAF Diamond League final and one week after clocking a world-leading 8:27.50 in the 3000m at the Iaaf Continental Cup, the Dutch runner clocked a European record of 1:05:15 to win in the Danish capital, moving to eighth on the world all-time list.

Capital News , Kenya Dec 31, 2018

Recap: Wins and losses in Kenya's sports arena

The London Marathon champion in 2018 was also Iaaf Continental Cup and Central American and Caribbean champion in both the long jump and triple jump.

The Star , Kenya Dec 27, 2018

Semenya among world athletes to end 2018 with winning streaks of 10 or more

Topping that list is world and Olympic champion Caster Semenya of South Africa, who extended her undefeated streak in the 800m to 29 finals this year, a campaign that included victories at the Commonwealth Games, African Championships, IAAF Diamond League final and Iaaf Continental Cup.

IOL , South Africa Dec 23, 2018

Brunlehner, Okutoyi land Soya nominations

He also qualified for the World Cup also known as Iaaf Continental Cup where he finished fifth.

Daily Nation , Kenya Dec 22, 2018

Zakayo, Engesha make SOYA Most Promising shortlist

That saw him qualify for the World Cup also known as Iaaf Continental Cup where he finished fifth.

Capital News , Kenya Dec 20, 2018