31 August, 2018

Coleman, Barega and Ibarguen star at AG Memorial Van Damme

The 42nd edition of the AG Memorial Van Damme in Brussels decided over 15 finals in the IAAF Diamond League. In a packed King Baudouin Stadium...

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31 August, 2018

Thiam and Sacoor provide Belgian wins, Abdi bows out with national record

As is often the case, the AG Memorial Van Damme inspired several Belgians to produce excellent performances in front of their home crowd.

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30 August, 2018

Zurich crowns 16 Diamond Trophy winners

On Thursday night the meeting of Zürich played host to 16 IAAF Diamond League finals. Kipruto won the 3000m steeplechase despite losing a shoe.

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30 August, 2018

Four new names in Hall of Fame

The AG Memorial Van Damme has a rich history, dating back to 1977. To honour the athletes who contributed to its history and stature with their...

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30 August, 2018

World champion Gong triumphs on Grand Place

The Brussels Grand Place was the stunning backdrop of the Diamond League shot put final. World champion Lijiao Gong opened the AG Memorial Van Damme...

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30 August, 2018

Van Branteghem: '12 Olympic champions, 28 world champions... and 19 Belgians'

Meeting director Cédric Van Branteghem is looking forward to a stellar line-up competing at the 42nd AG Memorial Van Damme. The entry list features 12...

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30 August, 2018

Thiam: ‘The Memorial is a celebration with the Belgian public'

On Friday night Nafi Thiam will be one of the most popular athletes at the AG Memorial Van Damme. After a well-deserved vacation the European...

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30 August, 2018

Duplantis: ‘Meeting record is under threat'

Armand 'Mondo' Duplantis is one of seven pole vaulters with a personal best in excess of 6m00 at Friday night’s AG Memorial Van Damme. The 18-year-old...

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30 August, 2018

Play True Day: working together for a doping-free sport!

During the weekend from 31 August until 2 September the Belgian world of sports is taking part in “Play True Day”, a campaign to raise awareness for a...

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29 August, 2018

Festive parade for Belgian medal winners

Belgium enjoyed a great summer of sports with plenty of medal winning athletes and paralympic athletes at the European and world championships. The AG...

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