13th May 2013 – After opening his international season in Rio and Gran Cayman the remainder of Usain’s 2013 T&F schedule has been announced.
He will travel to Europe next month to compete in two Diamond League meetings – 100m in the Golden Gala in Rome on June 6 and 200m in the Bislett Games in Oslo on June 13.
He will return home to Jamaica to compete in the Jamaican T&F Championships in Kingston on June 21 to secure his position on the team for the IAAF World T&F Championships which will be held in Moscow from August 10-18.
After the Trials Usain will run the 4x100m at the Golden Spike meeting in Ostrava on June 27, the 200m in the Paris Diamond League on July 6 and the 100m and 4x100m at the London Diamond League meeting on July 26/27.
Post World T&F Championships Usain will return to the Diamond League Finals – Weltklasse Zurich on August 29 and the Memorial van Damme in Brussels on September 6.
Confirmed 2013 Schedule:
June 6 – Golden Gala, Rome
June 13 – Bislett Games, Oslo
June 21 – Jamaican T&F Championships
June 27 – Golden Spike, Ostrava
July 6 – Meeting Areva, Paris
July 25/26 – London Annivesary Games
Aug 10-18 – IAAF World T&F Championships, Moscow
Aug 29 – Weltklasse Zurich
Sep 6 – Memorial van Damme, Brussels