TAICANG, May 3, 2018 - The IAAF has confirmed details for the World Race Walking Team Championships Taicang 2018 opening press conference on Friday.
What: IAAF/LOC press conference
When: 10:00am, Friday 4 May 2018
Where: Main Press Centre, Competition Venue
- Adille Sumariwalla, IAAF Council Member
- Li Pin, Vice President of Chinese Athletics Association
- Gu Jiankang, Deputy Mayor of Taicang Municipal People’s Government
- Eider Arevalo (COL) world 20km race walk champion
- Dane Bird-Smith (AUS) Commonwealth 20km race walk champion and Olympic bronze medallist
- Yang Jiayu (CHN) world 20km race walk champion
- Antonella Palmisano (ITA) world 20km race walk bronze medallist
- Cai Zelin (CHN) Olympic 20km race walk silver medallist
With the participation of:
- Jefferson Perez (ECU) 2003, 2005 and 2007 world 20km race walk champion and 1996 Olympic champion
The IAAF / LOC press conference is open to all accredited persons.