Iaaf Continental News

African long jump champion Samaai reveals what makes him tick

Samaai, who defended his African long jump title earlier this year and went on to win at the Iaaf Continental Cup in Ostrava 2018, explained why long jump is such a difficult and punishing discipline.

IOL , South Africa Dec 13, 2018

Eliud Kipchoge keeps fans guessing

The year’s highlights for the Colombian were victories in the long jump and triple jump at the Central American and Caribbean Games and also at the Iaaf Continental Cup, an intercontinental competition.

Daily Nation , Kenya Dec 5, 2018

Kenya’s Kipchoge, Colombian Ibarguen scoop IAAF awards

Ibarguen, also 34, won both horizontal jumps at the Central American and Caribbean Games, the Iaaf Continental Cup and at the IAAF Diamond League finals – winning the latter two titles in two different cities within the space of 24 hours.

The Independent , Uganda Dec 5, 2018

Kipchoge and Ibarguen named IAAF athletes of the year

The 34-year-old also was Iaaf Continental Cup and Central American and Caribbean champion in both the long jump and triple jump.

Reuters , Africa Dec 5, 2018

Eliud Kipchoge tuxedo turn heads - PHOTOS & VIDEO

Ibarguen season was highlighted by Diamond League victories in the triple jump and long jump, as well as an Iaaf Continental Cup title.

Daily Nation , Kenya Dec 5, 2018

Kipchoge and Ibarguen named IAAF athletes of the year

The 34-year-old also was Iaaf Continental Cup and Central American and Caribbean champion in both the long jump and triple jump.

EWN , South Africa Dec 4, 2018

Kenya’s Kipchoge, Colombian Ibarguen scoop IAAF awards

Ibarguen, also 34, won both horizontal jumps at the Central American and Caribbean Games, the Iaaf Continental Cup and at the IAAF Diamond League finals – winning the latter two titles in two different cities within the space of 24 hours.

Punch , Nigeria Dec 4, 2018

Eliud Kipchoge, Caterine Ibarguen win IAAF Athlete of the Year awards

Ibarguen, also 34, won both horizontal jumps at the Central American and Caribbean Games, the Iaaf Continental Cup and at the IAAF Diamond League finals – winning the latter two titles in two different cities within the space of 24 hours.

IOL , South Africa Dec 4, 2018

Eliud Kipchoge crowned IAAF Male Athlete of the Year- PHOTOS

The Colombian jumper Ibarguen is an Iaaf Continental Cup winner, Diamond League champion and double champion in the long jump and triple jump in Central America and the Caribbean.

Daily Nation , Kenya Dec 4, 2018

Man of the moment: Eliud Kipchoge wins IAAF male athlete of the year award

The 34-year-old also was Iaaf Continental Cup and Central American and Caribbean champion in both the long jump and triple jump.

The Star , Kenya Dec 4, 2018