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Noah Lyles in Athletissima - © Giancarlo Colombo
Watch the video: After this extraordinary year, the Swiss athletics family is still there and we will continue to write history together!
After his Olympic title in Moscow, the Italian, Pietro Mennea, comes for the first time to Lausanne and wins the 200m in 20''35 !
He doesn't manage, but still runs the best world performance of the year in 3'49"12!
Don Quarrie, well after Herbert McKenley, was already shaking up the American sprinters. On Wednesday 18 July 1979, Donald Quarrie was in lane 5 and…
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Beaten one week earlier by Djabir Saïd-Guerni, André Bucher gets his revenger in Lausanne on Wednesday, 5 July 2000! Wearing black and white, he…
It was the 5th best all-time performance, at just 19 years of age. He is now thinking of breaking Mike Powell’s World Record of 8.95m set in 1991!
Wednesday, 6 July 1994, Leroy Burrell breaks the 100m world record at Athletissima! An excellent start by Burell despite being behind at 30m, before…