Athletissima takes place in Lausanne on Friday 5th July.
WRS talks to Dominique Gobat from Athletissima about the event and some highlights we should look out for...
Athletissima is an annual athletics meeting in Lausanne, Switzerland and this will be its 9th edition. It is part of the IAAF Diamond League and tales place at La Pontaise in Lausanne.*
Featuring the usual athletics events, 100m, 200m, 400m, 5000m, pole vaulting, long jump, javelin and high jump, amongst others. Three world records have been broken at Athletissima.
Tickets start at CHF 21.90
*This year, the special city event will be the Women's Pole Vault and will be held in Flon on July 4.