Monthly Archives: May 2016

Nafi Thiam takes confidence from 4th place in Götzis

May 29, 2016 | 0 Comments


At the famous Hypo Meeting in Gotzis, an IAAF Combined Events Challenge meeting, Nafi Thiam took 4th place with a total score of 6491. Nafi got off to a flying start by clocking a splendid personal best in the 100m hurdles in 13.63 (previous PB: 13.79). The two-time European medallist than finished second to Britton Johnson-Thompson in […]
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Thiam off to flying start in hometown Namur

May 22, 2016 | 0 Comments


Belgian heptathlon standout Nafi Thiam made the perfect start to her 2016 outdoor campaign on both Saturday and Sunday May 21-22. The 2015 European indoor silver medalist in the pentathlon showed off her good early season form at the LBFA Championships on Saturday with a solid 15m18 effort in the shot put, just 6cm short off her PB. On […]
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Nafi Thiam becomes ambassador for Audi

May 20, 2016 | 0 Comments


Belgian heptathlon star Nafissatou Thiam is proud to announce Audi as her new partner on her road to Rio and beyond. The 21-year-old geography undergraduate, who has Senegalese ties, enjoyed early-career attention when breaking Carolina Kluft’s indoor world junior record in the pentathlon and claiming the gold medal at the European Athletics Junior Championships in 2013. […]
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