MEETING THE PARIS 2019
IAAF DIAMOND LEAGUE: 5 MEETING RECORDS SET ON THE BRAND NEW MONDO TRACK
Americans Will Claye and Noah Lyles set the Charléty Stadium alight on Saturday evening, posting extraordinary performances at the IAAF Diamond League meeting in Paris, respectively securing 18.06m in the triple jump and 19’’65 in the 200m, both of them new meeting records.
Referring to the freshly laid blue track at Charlety Stadium Lyles declared "It felt fast. I blinked and all of a sudden the race was over!"
The new track, MONDO Sportflex Super X 720 was installed few weeks before the event started and it immediately earned compliments from athletes and meeting organizers.The track will host in 2020 the European Athletics Championship and the next edition of the Diamond League. Watch the image gallery here!