The 2013-2016 IAAF Strategic Plan has six Core Values: universality, leadership, unity, excellence, integrity and solidarity, and a Vision Statement: “To lead, govern and develop the sport of athletics in all its forms worldwide, uniting the Athletics Family in a spirit of excellence, integrity and solidarity.”
WinnerEric FUTCH, USA I always believed what my coach was telling to me, so I knew what I have to do in order to succeed. After first two hurdles I was in good position, so I just keeped pushing for the medal. I wanted to win and I got it. Huge personal best will help me for the college as well. My idol is Bershawn Jackson(two times World Champion) so I always try to be like him. I am a World Champion and I really feel good.
Second - Takahiro MATSUMOTO, JPN I am very happy.It was my personal goal and I achieved that.I have been training for eight years.My coach is Mr.Yamasaki.
Third - Ibrahim Mohammed SALEH, KSA I am very happy to obtain this medal. I was injuried and I did't take part in the Asian Championships. We are on a Friday, that is a day for the prayer.