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Encyclopedia > 1999 IAAF World Indoor Championships

The 7th IAAF World Indoor Championships in Athletics were held in Maebashi, Japan between March 5 and March 7, 1999. Maebashi (前橋市 Maebashi-shi) is the capital city of Gunma in Japan. ... March 5 is the 64th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar (65th in leap years). ... March 7 is the 66th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar (67th in Leap years). ... 1999 (MCMXCIX) is a common year starting on Friday, and was designated the International Year of Older Persons by the United Nations. ...


It was the first time the Championships was held outside Europe or North America. Primo Nebiolo, president of the IAAF, characterized the championships as "the greatest ever". A satellite composite image of Europe // Etymology Picture of Europa, carried away by bull-shaped Zeus. ... World map showing North America A satellite composite image of North America North America is a continent in the northern hemisphere bordered on the north by the Arctic Ocean, on the east by the North Atlantic Ocean, on the south by the Caribbean Sea, and on the west by the... The International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) is the international governing body for the sport of athletics (known in the US as track and field). It was founded in 1912 at its first Congress in Stockholm, Sweden by representatives from 17 national athletics federations as the International Amateur Athletics Federation. ...

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Results

Men

1995 | 1997 | 1999 |2001 |2003| The 5th IAAF World Indoor Championships in Athletics were held in Barcelona, Spain in March 1995. ... The 6th IAAF World Indoor Championships in Athletics were held at the Paris-Bercy Omnisports Stadium in Paris, France between March 7 and March 9, 1997. ... The 8th IAAF World Indoor Championships in Athletics were held at the Atlantic Pavilion in Lisbon,Portugal between March 9 and March 11, 2001. ... The 9th IAAF World Indoor Championships in Athletics were held in the National Indoor Arena, Birmingham,UK between 14 March and 16 March 2003. ...

Event: Gold: Silver: Bronze:
60 m Maurice Greene
Flag of United States United States
6.42 CR Time Harden
Flag of United States United States
6.43 PB Jason Gardener
Flag of United Kingdom United Kingdom
6.46 AR
200 m Frankie Fredericks
Flag of Namibia Namibia
20.10 CR Obadele Thompson
Flag of Barbados Barbados
20.26 AR Kevin Little
Flag of United States United States
20.48
400 m Jamie Baulch
Flag of United Kingdom United Kingdom
45.73 Milton Campbell
Flag of United States United States
45.99 Alejandro Cárdenas
Flag of Mexico Mexico
46.02 NR
800 m Johan Botha
Flag of South Africa South Africa
1:45.47 Wilson Kipketer
Flag of Denmark Denmark
1:45.49 Nico Motchebon
Flag of Germany Germany
1:45.74
1500 m Haile Gebrselassie
Flag of Ethiopia Ethiopia
3:33.77 CR Laban Rotich
Flag of Kenya Kenya
3:33.98 Andrés Diaz
Flag of Spain Spain
3:34.46
3000 m Haile Gebrselassie
Flag of Ethiopia Ethiopia
7:53.57 Paul Bitok
Flag of Kenya Kenya
7:53.79 Millon Wolde
Flag of Ethiopia Ethiopia
7:53.85
60 m Hurdles Colin Jackson
Flag of United Kingdom United Kingdom
7.38 CR Reggie Torian
Flag of United States United States
7.40 Falk Balzer
Flag of Germany Germany
7.44
High Jump Javier Sotomayor
Flag of Cuba Cuba
2.36 Vyacheslav Voronin
Flag of Russia Russia
2.36 Charles Austin
Flag of United States United States
2.30
Pole Vault Jean Galfione
Flag of France France
6.00 CR Jeff Hartwig
Flag of United States United States
5.95 AR Danny Ecker
Flag of Germany Germany
5.85
Long Jump Iván Pedroso
Flag of Cuba Cuba
8.62 CR Yago Lamela
Flag of Spain Spain
8.56 AR Erick Walder
Flag of United States United States
8.30
Triple Jump Charles Friedek
Flag of Germany Germany
17.18 PB LaMark Carter
Flag of United States United States
16.98 Zsolt Czingler
Flag of Hungary Hungary
16.98
Shot Put Aleksandr Bagach
Flag of Ukraine Ukraine
21.41 John Godina
Flag of United States United States
21.06 Yuriy Bilonog
Flag of Ukraine Ukraine
20.89
4 x 400 m Relay Flag of United States United States
Andre Morris
Dameon Johnson
Deon Minor
Milton Campbell
3:02.83 WR Flag of Poland Poland
Piotr Haczek
Jacek Bocian
Piotr Rysiukiewicz
Robert Mackowiak
3:03.01 AR Flag of United Kingdom United Kingdom
Allyn Condon
Solomon Wariso
Adrian Patrick
Jamie Baulch
3:03.20 NR
Heptathlon Sebastian Chmara
Flag of Poland Poland
6386 WL Erki Nool
Flag of Estonia Estonia
6374 NR Roman Šebrle
Flag of Czech Republic Czech Republic
6319 NR

Maurice Greene (1696-1755), English composer and organist; Maurice Greene (b. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_the_United_States. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_the_United_States. ... Jason Gardener (born September 18, 1975 in Bath, Somerset, England) is a sprint athlete. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_the_United_Kingdom. ... Frank Fredericks (born October 2, 1967) is a Namibian athlete, the first and so far only Olympic medalist of his country. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Namibia. ... Obadele Thompson (born March 30, 1976) is a sprint athlete from Barbados. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Barbados. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_the_United_States. ... Jamie Baulch (born: May 3, 1973) in Nottingham, England is a British sprint athlete. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_the_United_Kingdom. ... Little Milton (September 17, 1934—August 4, 2005) was the stage name for Milton Campbell, Jr. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_the_United_States. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Mexico. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_South_Africa. ... Wilson Kipketer (born December 12, 1972 in Kapchemoyiwo, Kenya into the Kalenjin tribe) is a middle distance runner. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Denmark. ... Nico Motchebon (born November 11, 1969 in Berlin) is a German 800m runner. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Germany. ... Haile GebreSelassie (born April 18, 1973) is a long distance track and road running athlete born as one of ten children in Asella, Arsi, Ethiopia. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Ethiopia. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Kenya. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Spain. ... Haile GebreSelassie (born April 18, 1973) is a long distance track and road running athlete born as one of ten children in Asella, Arsi, Ethiopia. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Ethiopia. ... Paul Bitok (born 1970) is a Kenyan long-distance runner who won two silver medals at consecutive Summer Olympics (1992, 1996) over 5000 metres. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Kenya. ... Millon Wolde (born March 17, 1979) is an Ethiopian athlete, winner of 5000 m at the 2000 Summer Olympics. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Ethiopia. ... This article is about the Welsh athlete. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_the_United_Kingdom. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_the_United_States. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Germany. ... Gold medal winner Ethel Catherwood of Canada scissors over the bar at the 1928 Summer Olympics. ... Javier Sotomayor (born October 13, 1967) is a Cuban athlete who specializes in the high jump. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Cuba. ... Vyacheslav Voronin (born April 5, 1975 in Vladikavkaz) is a Russian athlete who specializes in the high jump. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Russia. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_the_United_States. ... Pole vaulting is an athletics event where competitors use a long, flexible pole as an aid to leap over a bar, similar to the high jump, but at much greater heights. ... Jean Galfione (born 9 June 1971 in Paris) is a French athlete. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_France. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_the_United_States. ... Danny Ecker Danny Ecker (born July 21, 1977 in Leverkusen) is a German athlete competing in the pole vault. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Germany. ... Officials watch as Salim Sdiri of France jumps at the GE Money Grand Prix in Helsinki, July 2005. ... Iván Lázaro Pedroso Soler (born December 17, 1972 in La Habana) is a Cuban athlete specializing in long jump. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Cuba. ... Yago Lamela (born July 24, 1977 in Avilés) is a Spanish athlete competing in the long jump. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Spain. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_the_United_States. ... The triple jump is an athletics (track and field) event, previously also known as hop, step and jump, whose various names describe the actions a competitor takes. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Germany. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_the_United_States. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Hungary. ... Shot put The shot put is an athletics (track and field) event involving putting (throwing in a pushing motion) a heavy metal ball, also called the shot, as far as possible. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Ukraine. ... John Godina (born May 31, 1972 in Fort Sill, Oklahoma) is an American shot putter, whose record includes three World Championship wins and two Olympic medals. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_the_United_States. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Ukraine. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_the_United_States. ... Little Milton (September 17, 1934—August 4, 2005) was the stage name for Milton Campbell, Jr. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Poland. ... Piotr Haczek (born January 26, 1977) is a Polish athlete who mainly competed in the 400 metres. ... Piotr Rysiukiewicz (born July 14, 1974) is a Polish sprinter who has won various medals for the Polish 4 x 400 metres relay team. ... Robert Maćkowiak (born May 30, 1970) is a Polish sprinter. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_the_United_Kingdom. ... Allyn Condon (born August 24, 1974) is an English sprinter, the 1998 European champion in 4 x 100 metres relay. ... Jamie Baulch (born: May 3, 1973) in Nottingham, England is a British sprint athlete. ... Sebastian Chmara (born November 21, 1971 in Bydgoszcz) is a former decathlete from Poland who became world indoor champion in |1999 and European indoor champion in 1998 (both in heptathlon, as decathlon is unsuitable for indoor contests). ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Poland. ... Erki Nool (born June 25, 1970) is an Estonian decathlete and winner of the gold medal for Decathlon in the 2000 Summer Olympics in Sydney. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Estonia. ... Roman Šebrle (born 26 November 1974 in Lanškroun) is an athlete from the Czech Republic. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_the_Czech_Republic. ...

Women

1995 | 1997 |1999 |2001 |2003| The 5th IAAF World Indoor Championships in Athletics were held in Barcelona, Spain in March 1995. ... The 6th IAAF World Indoor Championships in Athletics were held at the Paris-Bercy Omnisports Stadium in Paris, France between March 7 and March 9, 1997. ... The 8th IAAF World Indoor Championships in Athletics were held at the Atlantic Pavilion in Lisbon,Portugal between March 9 and March 11, 2001. ... The 9th IAAF World Indoor Championships in Athletics were held in the National Indoor Arena, Birmingham,UK between 14 March and 16 March 2003. ...

Event: Gold: Silver: Bronze:
60 m Ekaterini Thanou
Flag of Greece Greece
6.96 Gail Devers
Flag of United States United States
7.02 Philomena Mensah
Flag of Canada Canada
7.07
200 m Ionela Tirlea
Flag of Romania Romania
22.39 Svetlana Goncharenko
Flag of Russia Russia
22.69 Pauline Davis
Flag of Bahamas Bahamas
22.70
400 m Grit Breuer
Flag of Germany Germany
50.80 Falilat Ogunkoya
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51.25 Jearl Miles-Clark
Flag of United States United States
51.45
800 m Ludmila Formanová
Flag of Czech Republic Czech Republic
1:56.90 CR Maria Mutola
Flag of Mozambique Mozambique
1:57.17 Natalya Tsyganova
Flag of Russia Russia
1:57.47 NR
1500 m Gabriela Szabo
Flag of Romania Romania
4:03.23 CR Violeta Beclea-Szekely
Flag of Romania Romania
4:03.53 PB Lidia Chojecka
Flag of Poland Poland
4:05.86 NR
3000 m Gabriela Szabo
Flag of Romania Romania
8:36.42 Zahra Ouaziz
Flag of Morocco Morocco
8:38.43 AR Regina Jacobs
Flag of United States United States
8:39.14 AR
60 m Hurdles Olga Shishigina
Flag of Kazakhstan Kazakhstan
7.86 Glory Alozie
Template:NGR
7.87 Keturah Anderson
Flag of Canada Canada
7.90
High Jump Khristina Kalcheva
Flag of Bulgaria Bulgaria
1.99 Zuzana Kováčiková-Hlavoňová
Flag of Czech Republic Czech Republic
1.96 Tisha Waller
Flag of United States United States
1.96
Pole Vault Nastja Ryshich
Flag of Germany Germany
4.50 CR Vala Flosadóttir
Flag of Iceland Iceland
4.45 NR Nicole Rieger-Humbert
Flag of Germany Germany
Zsuzsa Szabo
Flag of Hungary Hungary
4.35
Long Jump Tatyana Kotova
Flag of Russia Russia
6.86 PB Shana Williams
Flag of United States United States
6.82 PB Iva Prandzheva
Flag of Bulgaria Bulgaria
6.78
Triple Jump Ashia Hansen
Flag of United Kingdom United Kingdom
15.02 WL Iva Prandzheva
Flag of Bulgaria Bulgaria
14.94 NR Šárka Kašpárková
Flag of Czech Republic Czech Republic
14.87 NR
Shot Put Svetlana Krivelyova
Flag of Russia Russia
19.08 Krystyna Danilczyk-Zabawska
Flag of Poland Poland
19.00 Teri Steer-Tunks
Flag of United States United States
18.86
4 x 400 m Relay Flag of Russia Russia
Tatyana Chebykina
Svetlana Goncharenko
Olga Kotlyarova
Natalya Nazarova
3:24.25 WR Flag of Australia Australia
Susan Andrews
Tania Van Heer
Tamsyn Lewis
Cathy Freeman
3:26.87 AR Flag of United States United States
Monique Hennagan
Michelle Collins
Zundra Feagin-Alexander
Shanelle Porter
3:27.59 AR
Pentathlon Le Shundra Nathan
Flag of United States United States
4753 Irina Belova
Flag of Russia Russia
4691 Urszula Włodarczyk
Flag of Poland Poland
4596

Note: Vita Pavlysh failed a drug test and was stripped of her shot put gold medal. Ekaterini Thanou (In Greek: Αικατερίνη Θάνου; born February 1, 1975) is a Greek athlete. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Greece. ... Yolanda Gail Devers (born November 19, 1966 in Seattle, Washington, USA) is a three-time Olympic 100 m champion in athletics for the US Olympic Team. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_the_United_States. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Canada. ... Ionela Tirlea-Manolache (born February 9, 1976) is a track and field athlete, competing internationally for the Romania. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Romania. ... Svetlana Goncharenko (born May 28, 1971 in Rostov-na-Donu) is a former Russian athlete who mainly competed in in the 200 metres. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Russia. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_the_Bahamas. ... Grit Breuer (born February 16, 1972 in Robel, Germany) is an East German athlete who competes in the womens 200m, 400m, 4x100m, and 4x100m events. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Germany. ... Falilat Ogunkoya (born 12 May 1968) is a Nigerian athlete. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_the_United_States. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_the_Czech_Republic. ... Maria de Lurdes Mutola (born October 27, 1972 in Maputo) is an athlete from Mozambique who has specialised in the 800 m. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Mozambique. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Russia. ... Gabriela Szabo (born November 14, 1975) is a Romanian track and field athlete, winner of the gold medal in the 2000 Summer Olympics in 5000 m and winner of bronze and silver medals in 1996 Summer Olympics and 2000 Summer Olympics in 1500 m, respectively. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Romania. ... Violeta Szekely, née Beclea (born May 26, 1965 in Dolhesti Mari) is a Romanian former middle distance runner who mainly competed in 1500 Metres. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Romania. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Poland. ... Gabriela Szabo (born November 14, 1975) is a Romanian track and field athlete, winner of the gold medal in the 2000 Summer Olympics in 5000 m and winner of bronze and silver medals in 1996 Summer Olympics and 2000 Summer Olympics in 1500 m, respectively. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Romania. ... Zahra Ouaziz (born December 20, 1969 in Oulmes) is a retired Moroccan long-distance runner. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Morocco. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_the_United_States. ... Olga Shishigina (born December 23, 1968 in Almaty) is a retired Kazakhstani athlete who mainly competed in the 100 metres hurdles. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Kazakhstan. ... Aliuska López (born December 30, 1977 in Nigeria) is a Spanish athlete competing mostly in hurdling. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Canada. ... Gold medal winner Ethel Catherwood of Canada scissors over the bar at the 1928 Summer Olympics. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Bulgaria. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_the_Czech_Republic. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_the_United_States. ... Pole vaulting is an athletics event where competitors use a long, flexible pole as an aid to leap over a bar, similar to the high jump, but at much greater heights. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Germany. ... Vala Flosadóttir (born February 16, 1978 in Reykjavik) is an Icelandic athlete competing in the pole vault. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Iceland. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Germany. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Hungary. ... Officials watch as Salim Sdiri of France jumps at the GE Money Grand Prix in Helsinki, July 2005. ... Tatyana Kotova (born November 12, 1976 in Kokand, Uzbekistan) is an athlete who competes for Russia in the long jump. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Russia. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_the_United_States. ... Iva Prandzheva (born February 15, 1972 in Plovdiv) is a former Bulgarian athlete who was successful in both long jump and triple jump. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Bulgaria. ... The triple jump is an athletics (track and field) event, previously also known as hop, step and jump, whose various names describe the actions a competitor takes. ... Ashia Hansen (born 5 December 1971 in Evansville, Indiana, USA) is an athlete who is considered Britains greatest-ever female triple jumper. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_the_United_Kingdom. ... Iva Prandzheva (born February 15, 1972 in Plovdiv) is a former Bulgarian athlete who was successful in both long jump and triple jump. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Bulgaria. ... Šárka Kašpárková (born May 20, 1971 in Karviná) is a Czech athlete, competing in the 100m hurdles, high-, long- and triple-jumps. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_the_Czech_Republic. ... Shot put The shot put is an athletics (track and field) event involving putting (throwing in a pushing motion) a heavy metal ball, also called the shot, as far as possible. ... Svetlana Krivelyova (born: June 13, 1969 in Bryansk, Russia) is an athlete who specialises in the shot put. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Russia. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Poland. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_the_United_States. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Russia. ... Tatyana Chebykina (born November 22, 1968) is a former Russian athlete who mainly competed in in the 400 metres. ... Svetlana Goncharenko (born May 28, 1971 in Rostov-na-Donu) is a former Russian athlete who mainly competed in in the 200 metres. ... Olga Kotlyarova (born April 12, 1976 in Sverdlovsk) is a Russian runner. ... Natalya Nazarova (born: May 24, 1979 in Moscow, Russia. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Australia. ... Tamsyn Lewis (born July 20, 1978) is an Australian athlete and middle-distance runner. ... Catherine Astrid Salome Freeman (born February 16, 1973) is an Australian athlete. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_the_United_States. ... Monique Hennagan (born May 26, 1976 in Columbia, South Carolina) is an American athlete who mainly competes in in the 400 metres. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_the_United_States. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Russia. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Poland. ... Vita Pavlysh (born: January 15, 1969 in Ukraine) was an athlete who specialised in the shot put. ... A Drug test is a process using some kind of biological matter taken from an individual to determine previous drug use. ...


Medals table

Position: Nation: Gold: Silver: Bronze: Total:
1. Flag of United States United States 3 8 9 20
2. Flag of Russia Russia 3 3 1 7
3. Flag of Romania Romania 3 1 0 4
4. Flag of Germany Germany 3 0 4 6
5. Flag of United Kingdom United Kingdom 3 0 2 5
6. Flag of Ethiopia Ethiopia 2 0 1 3
7. Flag of Cuba Cuba 2 0 0 2
8. Flag of Poland Poland 1 2 2 5
9. Flag of Czech Republic Czech Republic 1 1 2 4
10. Flag of Bulgaria Bulgaria 1 1 1 3
11. Flag of Ukraine Ukraine 1 0 1 2
12. Flag of France France 1 0 0 1
12. Flag of Greece Greece 1 0 0 1
12. Flag of Kazakhstan Kazakhstan 1 0 0 1
12. Flag of Namibia Namibia 1 0 0 1
12. Flag of South Africa South Africa 1 0 0 1
17. Flag of Kenya Kenya 0 2 0 2
17. Flag of Nigeria Nigeria 0 2 0 2
19. Flag of Spain Spain 0 1 1 2
20. Flag of Australia Australia 0 1 0 1
20. Flag of Barbados Barbados 0 1 0 1
20. Flag of Denmark Denmark 0 1 0 1
20. Flag of Estonia Estonia 0 1 0 1
20. Flag of Iceland Iceland 0 1 0 1
20. Flag of Morocco Morocco 0 1 0 1
20. Flag of Mozambique Mozambique 0 1 0 1
27. Flag of Hungary Hungary 0 0 2 2
28. Flag of Bahamas Bahamas 0 0 1 1
28. Flag of Canada Canada 0 0 1 1
28. Flag of Mexico Mexico 0 0 1 1


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The International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) is the international governing body for the sport of athletics (known in the US as track and field). It was founded in 1912 at its first Congress in Stockholm, Sweden by representatives from 17 national athletics federations as the International Amateur Athletics Federation. ... The World Championships in Athletics is an event organized by the International Association of Athletics Federations. ... The inaugural World Championships in Athletics were run under the auspices of the International Association of Athletics Federations and were held at the Olympic Stadium in Helsinki, Finland between August 7 and August 14. ... The 2nd World Championships in Athletics under the auspices of the International Association of Athletics Federations were held in the Olympic Stadium in Rome, Italy between August 28 and September 6. ... The 3rd World Championships in Athletics, under the auspices of the International Association of Athletics Federations, were held in the Olympic Stadium in Tokyo, Japan between August 23 and September 1. ... The 4th World Championships in Athletics, under the auspices of the International Association of Athletics Federations, were held in the Gottlieb Daimler Stadium, Stuttgart, Germany between August 13 and August 22. ... The 5th World Championships in Athletics, under the auspices of the International Association of Athletics Federations, were held at the Ullevi Stadium, Gothenburg, Sweden between August 5 and August 13. ... The 6th World Championships in Athletics, under the auspices of the International Association of Athletics Federations, were held at the Olympic Stadium, Athens, Greece between August 1 and August 10. ... The 7th World Championships in Athletics, under the auspices of the International Association of Athletics Federations, were held at the Olympic Stadium, Seville, Spain, between the August 20 and August 29. ... The 8th World Championships in Athletics, under the auspices of the International Association of Athletics Federations, were held at the Commonwealth Stadium, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada between August 3 and August 12 and was the first time the event had visited North America. ... The 9th World Championships in Athletics, under the auspices of the International Association of Athletics Federations, were held from August 23 to August 31, 2003 in the Stade de France in Saint Denis, Paris, France. ... Helsinki Olympic Stadium at the opening day of the 2005 World Championships in Athletics. ... The 11th World Championships in Athletics will take place in Osaka, Japan, in Summer 2007. ... The 2009 World Championships in Athletics will be held in Berlin, Germany, in 2009. ... The International Association of Athletics Federations World Indoor Championships were inaugurated as the World Indoor Games in 1985 in Paris, France and were subsequently renamed in 1987 as they are known today. ... The World Indoor Games were arranged by the IAAF and held in Paris, France in March 1985. ... The 1st IAAF World Indoor Championships in Athletics were held in Indianapolis, United States in March 1989. ... The 2nd IAAF World Indoor Championships in Athletics were held in Budapest, Hungary in March 1989. ... The 3rd IAAF World Indoor Championships in Athletics were held in Seville, Spain in March 1991. ... This page meets Wikipedias criteria for speedy deletion. ... The 5th IAAF World Indoor Championships in Athletics were held in Barcelona, Spain in March 1995. ... The 6th IAAF World Indoor Championships in Athletics were held at the Paris-Bercy Omnisports Stadium in Paris, France between March 7 and March 9, 1997. ... The 8th IAAF World Indoor Championships in Athletics were held at the Atlantic Pavilion in Lisbon,Portugal between March 9 and March 11, 2001. ... The 9th IAAF World Indoor Championships in Athletics were held in the National Indoor Arena, Birmingham,UK between 14 March and 16 March 2003. ... The 10th IAAF World Indoor Championships in Athletics under the auspices of the International Association of Athletics Federations were held in the Budapest Arena, Hungary between March 5 and March 7, 2004. ... The 11th IAAF World Indoor Championships in Athletics under the auspices of the International Association of Athletics Federations will be held in Moscow, Russia during March 2006 in the Olimpiyski Sport Complex. ...

External link

  • IAAF 1999 World Indoor Championships Official Website

  Results from FactBites:
 
IAAF International Association of Athletics Federations - World Indoor Championships 2004 - news (1923 words)
But more often than not, the indoor title is a decidedly tactical affair, and with eight others in the field who have shown 3:37 form or better, the title in Budapest is virtually anyone's for the taking.
Arriving in Budapest as the season's fastest in the hurdles and the tied as the third fastest in the sprint, her task, while difficult, is anything but folly.
World indoor record holder Jolanda Ceplak, who beat the Mozambiquan in Gent two years ago, knows the task is difficult, but not impossible.
hicham (773 words)
Early in the 1997 season he broke the world indoor records in the 1500 meters and the mile and then won the world indoor championships at 1500 meters.
1999 was a very fast year also as he ran 3:43.13 to break the world record in the mile.
He won the 1500 meters world championship and took second in the 5000 meters at the world championships.
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