• Bolt Confirmed for Diamond League Zurich
The six time Olympic champion and world record holder in 100m, 200m and 4x100m, Usain Bolt, confirmed his participation at this years Diamond League meeting Weltklasse Zurich on August 28.
“I always look forward to running in Zurich,” said the six-time Olympic
champion and triple world record holder. “The event is always extremely
well organised. The atmosphere at Letzigrund Stadium is unique, and the
crowd is world-class.” concluded the world's fastest man Usain Bolt.
It will be Bolt's 7th appearance at Wetklasse meeting however, Bolt didn't say which race he will run as the 100m and 200m are in the the meet schedule.
Usain Bolt, earlier this year confirmed that he would participate also at the final Diamond League meeting in Brussels in September.
Diamond League Weltklasse Zurich Events:
Men: 100 m*, 200 m, 400 m, 800 m, 5000 m, 400 m hurdles, triple jump, shot put, javelin throw
Women: 100 m, 1500 m, 3000 m steeple chase, 100 m hurdles, high jump, pole vault, long jump, discus throw, 4x100 m*