16 April, 2018

Athletissima 2018 : Ticketing Open And First Stars Confirmed!

NEWS | The 43rd edition of Athletissima Lausanne Diamond League officially kicks off this Monday 16th April with the opening of the Box-office and the announcement of the first 5 superstars and of the best swiss athletes. A new attractive offer for families is also available this year.


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5 superstars from 4 continents, including 5 World champions, 3 Olympic champions and 2 World record holders: flash presentation of Athletissima 2018’s  first 5 superstars.

  1. Renaud Lavillenie (FRA/Pole vault)
    World record holder (6,16 m)
    7x Diamond League winner
    1x Olympic champion
    3x World indoor champion

  2. Christian Coleman (USA/200 m)
    World record holder over 60 m indoor (6"34)
    1x indoor World champion over 60 m
    1x World silver medallist over 100 m

  3. Mutaz Essa Barshim (QAT/High jump)
    Personal best : 2,43 m
    1x World indoor champion
    1x Olympic silver medallist
    1x World silver medallist

  4. Katerina Stefanidi (GRE/Pole vault)
    1x Olympic champion
    1x World champion 
    2x Diamond League winner

  5. Caster Semenya (RSA/1500 m)
    Personal best over 800 m : 1’55"16
    2x Olympic champion
    2x World champion
    2018 Commonwealth games winner over 800 and 1500 m 

Switzerland in the spotlight
The Swiss representation on the track will be stronger than ever on 5th July, headlined by this winter's world 60m medallist Mujinga Kambundji, world outdoor finalists over 400 m hurdles Lea Sprunger and Kariem Hussein, the 4x100 m women’s relay and double indoor European champion and world finalist over 800 m Selina Büchel.

Ticketing open and new attractive package
Tickets are now available on www.athletissima.ch. The brand-new UBS Athletics Family Package offers an attractive formula for all families: low cost tickets including meals and beverages.