BEIJING, 19 Aug - R-Sport, Maria Vorobyeva. The title of honorary President of the international Association of athletics federations (IAAF) has led the organization since 1999, the 82-year-old Senegalese Lamin Diack.
about this was announced at the IAAF Congress in Beijing, which was held on 19-20 August and precedes the world Cup. In the process of the Congress elections of the President of the organization, the position is claimed by Briton Sebastian CoE and Ukrainian Sergey Bubka.
"Lamin Diack will be awarded the Title of honorary President of the IAAF," said the Secretary General of the organization of Essar Gabriel in the process of the Congress, announcing the agenda.