2018 IAAF World Challenge
Start date19 May
End date4 September

The 2018 IAAF World Challenge was the ninth edition of the annual, global circuit of one-day track and field competitions organized by the International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF). The series featured a total of nine meetings, with the meetings remaining unchanged from the previous year. The host venue of the Brazilian leg of the series moved from São Bernardo do Campo to Bragança Paulista.[1][2]


Number Date Meet Stadium City Country Events (M+W)
1 Jamaica International Invitational 19 May Independence Park Kingston Jamaica
2 Golden Grand Prix Osaka 20 May Kawasaki Todoroki Stadium Kawasaki Japan
3 Fanny Blankers-Koen Games 3 June Fanny Blankers-Koen Stadion Hengelo Netherlands
4 Paavo Nurmi Games 5 June Paavo Nurmi Stadium Turku Finland
5 Golden Spike Ostrava 13 June Městský stadion Ostrava Czech Republic
5 Meeting de Atletismo Madrid 22 June Centro Deportivo Municipal Moratalaz Madrid Spain
3 Grande Premio Brasil Caixa de Atletismo 8 July Bragança Paulista National Training Centre Bragança Paulista Brazil
8 ISTAF Berlin 2 September Olympiastadion Berlin Germany
9 Hanžeković Memorial 3–4 September Sportski Park Mladost Zagreb Croatia


  1. ^ IAAF World Challenge Calendar 2017. IAAF. Retrieved 2019-09-01.
  2. ^ IAAF World Challenge Calendar 2018. IAAF. Retrieved 2019-09-01.