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15 Budapest medallists and 40 finalists to be watched at the sold out 73rd Boris Hanžeković Memorial

Athletes Hansle Parchment (JAM), Lamont Marcell Jacobs (ITA), Sandra Perković (CRO), Beatrice Chepkoech (KEN) and Ferinand Omanyala (KEN) with Zagreb Meeting Project Manager Natko Bošnjak Beatrice Chepkoech (KEN) in a chase for a 2000 meters steeplechase world record, Hansle Parchment (JAM) attacking sub-13 race, Lamont Marcell Jacobs (ITA) and Ferdinand Omanyala (KEN) meeting record, while

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Olympic champion and European record holder Marcel Jacobs will run 100 meter in Zagreb!

Photo: BAPTISTE DANIEL Another shining star has confirmed his participation in the 73rd Boris Hanžeković Memorial. The Olympic champion, European champion and record holder Lamont Marcell Jacobs, will run 100 meter. Jacobs sensationally won gold at the Tokyo Olympics by clocking 9.80 seconds in the 100 meter final, and he also won gold with the

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Three of the fastest men this year aiming to break Usain Bolt’s meeting record

The 100 meter race is always the most intriguing and exciting discipline at all major competitions. When it comes to the Boris Hanžeković Memorial, it’s enough to say that the meeting record of a blazing 9.85 seconds is held by the world record holder and the greatest sprinter of all time, Usain Bolt. Since 2011,

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Zagreb’s main square will welcome 8 meters jumps again

The Zagreb City Challenge was introduced last year. A jumping competition was held at Zagreb’s Ban Jelačić Square as part of the Boris Hanžeković Memorial. This competition will take place again on Friday, 8 September, starting at 6 PM, and featuring a parallel women’s and men’s long jump competition. Last year, fans witnessed multiple over

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The Boris Hanžeković Memorial race is being run by current Olympic champion

The Boris Hanžeković Memorial event, 110 meters hurdles, has been the central event of the Zagreb Meeting for over seven decades.  Therefore, the start list is always carefully considered. The 73rd Boris Hanžeković Memorial will be no exception. The start list is filled with talents and medal lists from major competitions, so we can already

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