IAAF World Challenge

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IAAF World Challenge
Current season, competition or edition:
Current sports event 2016 IAAF World Challenge
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Sport Athletics
Founded 2010
Continent Europe, Asia, North America, Oceania, Africa
Official website IAAF World Challenge

The IAAF World Challenge is an annual global circuit of fourteen one day athletics competitions organized by the International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF). Started in 2010 it comprised the second level (after the IAAF Diamond League) of athletics meetings over the season and replaced the IAAF Grand Prix.

IWC Meetings 2016[edit]

Meet Date Stadium City Country
Melbourne Track Classic 5 March Lakeside Stadium Melbourne  Australia
Jamaica International Invitational 7 May Independence Park Kingston  Jamaica
Golden Grand Prix 8 May Todoroki Athletics Stadium Kawasaki  Japan
IAAF World Challenge Beijing 18 May Beijing National Stadium Beijing  China
Golden Spike Ostrava 20 May Městský Stadion Ostrava  Czech Republic
Fanny Blankers-Koen Games 22 May Fanny Blankers-Koen Stadion Hengelo  Netherlands
Meeting Grand Prix IAAF de Dakar 25 May Stade Léopold Sédar Senghor Dakar  Senegal
Grande Premio Brasil Caixa de Atletismo 19 June São Bernardo do Campo  Brazil
Meeting de Atletismo Madrid 23 June Estadio de Vallehermoso Madrid  Spain
ISTAF 3 September Olympiastadion Berlin  Germany
Hanzekovic Memorial 6 September Stadion SRC Mladost Zagreb  Croatia
Rieti Meeting 11 September Stadio Raul Guidobaldi Rieti  Italy

IWC Meetings History[edit]

Key:   current meeting

Meeting 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 Years
Melbourne Track Classic X X X X X X X 7
Golden Spike Ostrava X X X X X X X 7
Fanny Blankers-Koen Games X X X X X X X 7
Meeting de Atletismo Madrid X X X X X X X 7
Hanžeković Memorial X X X X X X X 7
Rieti Meeting X X X X X X X 7
Grande Premio Brasil Caixa de Atletismo X X X X X X X 7
Jamaica International Invitational X X X X X X 6
Golden Grand Prix X X X X X X 6
Meeting Grand Prix IAAF de Dakar X X X X X X 6
Meeting International Mohammed VI d'Athlétisme de Rabat X X X X X X 6
Ponce Grand Prix de Atletismo X X X X X X 6
IAAF World Challenge Beijing X X X X 4
Colorful Daegu Pre-Championships X X X 3
Moscow Challenge X X X 3
Brothers Znamensky Memorial X X 2
Osaka Grand Prix X 1


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