Spitzen Leichtathletik Luzern
DateJune–July
LocationLucerne, Switzerland Switzerland
Event typeTrack and field
Established1987
Official sitespitzenleichtathletik.ch

The Spitzen Leichtathletik Luzern (English: Top Athletics Lucerne) is an annual track and field meet that takes place in Lucerne, Switzerland. First held in 1987, the meeting usually takes place in July at Stadion Allmend.[1]

Meeting records

Men

Event Record Athlete Nationality Date Ref
100 m 9.85 (+1.6 m/s) Yohan Blake  Jamaica 17 July 2012 [2]
200 m 19.86 (+1.5 m/s) Jason Young  Jamaica 17 July 2012 [3]
400 m 44.45 Butch Reynolds  United States 1997
800 m 1:42.61 André Bucher   Switzerland 2000
1500 m 3:36.80 Robert Farken  Germany 29 June 2021 [4]
3000 m 7:42.19 Lopez Lomong  United States 14 July 2015 [5]
5000 m 12:55.21 Jacob Kiplimo  Uganda 29 June 2021 [6]
10000 m 29:29.85 Markus Graf   Switzerland 1992
110 m hurdles 13.02 Mark Crear  United States 1995
400 m hurdles 47.68 Derrick Adkins  United States 1995
3000 m steeplechase 8:13.52 Wilson Boit Kipketer  Kenya 2002
High jump 2.30 m Yaroslav Rybakov  Russia 2004
Pole vault 5.75 m Denis Petushinsky  Russia 1994
Long jump 8.28 m Dwight Phillips  United States 2004
Triple jump 17.41 m Aarik Wilson  United States 2007
Shot put 22.12 m Werner Günthör   Switzerland 1987
Discus throw 70.53 m Gerd Kanter  Estonia 15 July 2009
Javelin throw 94.44 m Johannes Vetter  Germany 11 July 2017 [7]
Hammer throw 78.66 m Aleksey Sokirskiy  Ukraine 17 July 2012
4 × 100 m relay 39.23 Diogo Antunes
Francis Obikwelu
Arnaldo Abrantes
Yazaldes Nascimento
 Portugal 17 July 2013 [8]

Women

Event Record Athlete Nationality Date Ref
100 m 10.91 Zhanna Pintusevich-Block  Ukraine 2002
200 m 22.32 (+0.8 m/s) Charonda Williams  United States 14 July 2015 [9]
400 m 50.35 Cathy Freeman  Australia 1998
800 m 1:58.66 Suzy Hamilton  United States 1998
1500 m 4:04.82 Sarah Jamieson  Australia 2004
3000 m 8:45.93 Mercy Cherono  Kenya 17 July 2012
100 m hurdles 12.44 Olga Shishigina  Kazakhstan 1995
12.44 (+0.9 m/s) Brianna Rollins-McNeal  United States 9 July 2018 [10]
400 m hurdles 53.63 Janieve Russel  Jamaica 9 July 2018 [11]
3000 m steeplechase 9:32.61 Caroline Tuigong  Kenya 9 July 2018 [12]
High jump 1.98 m Stefka Kostadinova  Bulgaria 1993
Pole vault 4.81 m Yarisley Silva  Cuba 17 July 2013 [13]
Long jump 6.89 m Erica Johansson  Sweden 1999
Triple jump 14.76 m Galina Chistyakova  Russia 1995
Shot put 21.11 m Valerie Adams  New Zealand 17 July 2012 [14]
Discus throw 64.09 m Yarelis Barrios  Cuba 8 August 2010
Hammer throw 68.12 m Jennifer Dahlgren  Argentina 9 July 2018 [15]
Javelin throw 67.70 m Kelsey-Lee Barber  Australia 9 July 2019 [16]
4 × 100 m relay 43.75 Tori Bowie
Mandy White
Muna Lee
Vashti Thomas
 United States 17 July 2013 [17]

See also

References

  1. ^ "Spitzen Leichtathletik Luzern" (in German). Spitzenleichtathletik.ch. Retrieved 2012-07-18.
  2. ^ "Spitzen Leichtathletik Luzern Men's 100 m". Spitzenleichtathletik.ch. Retrieved 2012-07-18.
  3. ^ "Spitzen Leichtathletik Luzern Men's 200 m". Spitzenleichtathletik.ch. Retrieved 2012-07-18.
  4. ^ Diego Sampaolo (30 June 2021). "Vetter throws 92.14m to light up Lucerne". World Athletics. Retrieved 15 July 2021.
  5. ^ "3000m Results". pulscom.ch. 14 July 2015. Retrieved 14 July 2015.
  6. ^ Diego Sampaolo (30 June 2021). "Vetter throws 92.14m to light up Lucerne". World Athletics. Retrieved 15 July 2021.
  7. ^ "Javelin Throw Results". spitzenleichtathletik.ch. 11 July 2017. Retrieved 11 July 2017.
  8. ^ Diego Sampaolo (17 July 2013). "Adams, Silva and Young among the winners in Lucerne". IAAF. Retrieved 18 July 2013.
  9. ^ "200m Heat A Results". pulscom.ch. 14 July 2015. Retrieved 14 July 2015.
  10. ^ Diego Sampaolo (10 July 2018). "McNeal clocks 12.44 in Lucerne, Edward takes sprint double". IAAF. Retrieved 17 July 2018.
  11. ^ Diego Sampaolo (10 July 2018). "McNeal clocks 12.44 in Lucerne, Edward takes sprint double". IAAF. Retrieved 17 July 2018.
  12. ^ Diego Sampaolo (10 July 2018). "McNeal clocks 12.44 in Lucerne, Edward takes sprint double". IAAF. Retrieved 17 July 2018.
  13. ^ Diego Sampaolo (17 July 2013). "Adams, Silva and Young among the winners in Lucerne". IAAF. Retrieved 18 July 2013.
  14. ^ "Spitzen Leichtathletik Luzern Women's Shot Put". Spitzenleichtathletik.ch. Retrieved 2012-07-18.
  15. ^ "Luzern (Switzerland), 9.7.2018 -Spitzen Leichtathletik-". trackinsun.blogspot.com. 9 July 2018. Retrieved 17 August 2018.
  16. ^ Diego Sampaolo (9 July 2019). "Barber and Röhler in the spotlight in Lucerne". IAAF. Retrieved 26 July 2019.
  17. ^ Diego Sampaolo (17 July 2013). "Adams, Silva and Young among the winners in Lucerne". IAAF. Retrieved 18 July 2013.