As usual, the Allianz Memorial Van Damme organizes every year an Urban edition, where we organize 1 official Wanda Diamond League discipline on a unique location in the city of Brussels.
This year we have chosen the men's shot put and this Urban Allianz Memorial Van Damme will take place on Thursday September 1st at the unique location of the 'Vismarkt'/'Marché aux Poissons' (Place Saint Catherine 23, 1000 Brussels).
First Rutger Smith (multiple Olympian and medalist at several European and World Championships) and Tom Corstjens will share their training methods, experiences and expertise during an expert clinic with 8 promising athletes as part of the Lotto Coach Academy.
Around 18h it's time to see the real world stars at work during the Wanda Diamond League Shot Put - men, with a.o. KOVACS Joe (Silver - OG Tokyo '21 & World Championship Eugene '22), AWOTUNDE Josh (Bronze - World Championship Eugene '22) & the new European Champion MIHALJEVIC Filip.
Below you can find the program of Thursday September 1st:
- 15h30 : Expert clinic Rutger Smith & Tom Corstjens
- 17h : End of expert clinic
- 18h : Wanda Diamond League Shot put - men
- 19h : End
- 19h10 : Podium ceremony