Press release 3rd May 2006
GE Money Grand Prix - IAAF Athletics Tour 26th of July 2006
GE Money Grand Prix Meeting will be organised on the 26th July 2006 at the Helsinki Olympic Stadium.
Some changes have been done in the preliminary event programme. Women's Javelin Throw has been moved to the Olympic Stadium from the Elšintarha training track where the GE Money Junior Grand Prix Competition will take place on 25th of July. The Grand Prix event during the Junior Grand Prix Day 25th July will be Menís Shot Put.
In addition to Shot Put, as a special event we will see Menís 4 x 100m. Both evenings will gather international and national top level athletes.
The following events will be competed in the GE Money Grand Prix Meeting at the Helsinki Olympic Stadium:
Women: 100m, 100m hurdles, 400m, 800m, 10 000m, Triple Jump, Javelin Throw
Men: 100m, 100m Hurdles, 400m hurdles, 800m, 3000m Steeple Chase, Long Jump, Pole Vault, Hammer Throw, Shot Put (25th July)
For further information please contact:
Mr. Mikko Vanni
Chairman of the Organising Committee
tel. +358 400 422 751
Mr. Pekka Kaidesoja
tel. +358 40 595 0903