Friday, 4 November 2016

2017 IAAF World Indoor Tour Schedule

Vivian Cheruiyot vs Hellen Obiri during Kenya's Olympic Trials in Eldoret

The IAAF World Indoor Tour, was inaugurated early this year and is based upon a points and prize money system. This has given the international indoor season a unified structure across the world, with more meetings expected to be added by 2018.


Individual winners of each event receives US$20,000 in prize money and a ‘wild card’ entry to the IAAF World Indoor Championships.
Five meetings will be staged in January and February as follows:
1. Saturday 28 January,  New Balance Indoor Grand Prix. (Boston, USA)
Men: 1500m, long jump, high jump
Women: 60m, 800m, 3000m, pole vault, triple jump 
2.  Wednesday 1 February, PSD Bank Meeting Düsseldorf. (Düsseldorf, GER)
Men: 60m hurdles, 400m, 1500m
Women: 60m, 800m, pole vault, shot put, triple jump 
3.  Saturday 4 February, Indoor Meeting Karlsruhe. (Karlsruhe, GER) 
Men: 60m hurdles, 1500m, long jump, high jump
Women: 60m, 800m, 3000m, pole vault, shot put
4.  Friday 10 February, Copernicus Cup.(Torun, POL)
Men: 60m hurdles, 400m, 1500m, high jump
Women: 60m, 800m, pole vault, triple jump 
5. Saturday 18 February, Muller Indoor Grand Prix. (Birmingham, GBR) 
Men: 60m hurdles, 400m, 1500m, long jump, high jump
Women: 60m, 800m, 3000m, pole vault, shot put