News Archive

News Archive

Jul 2006

WM 2006/WM 2009: The 12. IAAF World Championships in Athletics in Berlin 2009 - Interview with Heiner Henze - (Part 2)

With all of their activities for the World Cup, the footballers have set so much into motion that one can only stare in envy—and extend congratulations.

The athletics organisers do not need to ‘re-invent the wheel’ for the IAAF World Championships in 2009 footballers have already prepared things for them.

Will the track and field organisers be able to keep up with and take advantage of the opportunities as well as the footballers have been able to?

Heiner Henze addresses these questions in...

May 2006

Irina Mikitenko wins AVON RUNNING Berlin Women’s race ahead of Claudia Dreher

The big favourite showed a sovereign performance: Irina Mikitenko won the 23rd AVON RUNNING Berlin Women’s race. The 33 year-old, who had finished seventh in the Olympic 5,000 m final in Athens 2004, ran the 10 k in 33:45 minutes. She had a winning margin of exactly one minute to Claudia Dreher (34:45). Third was Magdaline Chemjor (Kenya) in 35:18.