International Athletics

Prize money, timetable and records for IAAF World Relays

2017-04-21 09:51
Athletics (File)

Nassau - Prize money, timetable and records of the third edition of the IAAF World Relays in Nassau on April 23-24 (SA time).

Prize money

A total prize purse of $1.26 million will be on offer for the men's and women's races

1st - $50 000

2nd - $30 000

3rd - $20 000

4th - $12 000

5th - $10 000

6th - $8 000

7th - $6 000

8th - $4 000

Note: Any team that breaks a world record in Nassau will receive a $50,000 bonus from the IAAF. The payment of all prize money is dependent upon athletes undergoing and clearing the usual anti-doping procedures.

Timetable (all times SA)

Sunday, April 23

01:30 - Women's 4x200m heats

01:50 - Men's 4x100m heats

02:17 - Women's 4x400m heats

02:53 - Men's 4x400m heats

03:25 - Women's 4x800m final

03:48 - Mixed 4x400m heats

04:12 - Men's 4x100m final B

04:21 - Women's 4x200m final

04:36 - Men's 4x100m final

Monday, April 24

01:30 - Men's 4x200m heats

02:00 - Women's 4x100m heats

02:27 - Men's 4x400m final B

02:38 - Women's 4x400m final B

02:49 - Men's 4x800m final

03:12 - Women's 4x400m final

03:30 - Men's 4x200m final

03:47 - Women's 4x100m final B

03:56 - Men's 4x400m final

04:14 - Women's 4x100m final

04:30 - Mixed 4x400m final

Current ratified world records for disciplines to be raced at the 2017 IAAF World Relays in Nassau:


4x100m: Jamaica 36.84, 11/08/2012, London

4x200m: Jamaica 1:18.63, 24/05/2014, Nassau

4x400m: United States 2:54.29, 22/08/1993, Stuttgart

4x800m: Kenya 7:02.43, 25/08/2006, Brussels


4x100m: United States 40.82, 10/08/2012, London

4x200m: United States 1:27.46, 29/04/2000, Philadelphia

4x400m: USSR 3:15.17, 01/10/1988, Seoul

4x800m: USSR 7:50.17, 5/08/1984, Moscow

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