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.”
WinnerShanice CRAFT, GER "I am very happy that I beat the specialists of this discipline. Last week I suffered from a cold and I could not train. That is why I am really very surprised about the result. Throwing over 17metres is huge for me. My German fans supported me. I need people to push me."
Second - Yang GAO, CHN "My aim was to achieve the 17 metres mark. To be honest, I was hoping for the gold medal but however I am happy with 2nd place as well."
Third - Ka BIAN, CHN "I am so happy because I was aiming to be in top 8. However, I got the bronze medal and I am really very happy and excited."