23 DEC 2004 General News Monte

2004 - End of the Year Reviews

Yelena Isinbayeva of Russia and Kenenisa Bekele of Ethiopia are 2004 Athletes of the Year (Getty Images)Yelena Isinbayeva of Russia and Kenenisa Bekele of Ethiopia are 2004 Athletes of the Year (Getty Images) © Copyright

CarloAs has become traditional at the end of each year, the IAAF today begins the publication of its annual eight edition ‘End of the Year Review’ on the IAAF internet – www.iaaf.org.

The authors, the renowned statisticians A. Lennart Julin (SWE) and Mirko Jalava (FIN) begin their analysis of the Athletics events of 2005 with the Sprints, followed by Middle Distance inc. Steeplechase (24 Dec), Long Distance (26), Marathon/Walks(27), Hurdles (28), Jumps (29),Throws (30), and conclude the series on New Year’s Eve with their opinions about this year’s Combined Events competitions.

Click here for the Sprints Review

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