In addition to Usain Bolt, the Fédération Monégasque d'Athlétisme is proud to announce the presence of triple European Champion Christophe Lemaitre who will run the 100m at the Louis II Stadium on July 22nd
After setting a new French record of 9.95 at the European Team Championship in Stockholm on June 18th Lemaitre will come to Monaco for the 10th stage of the Samsung Diamond League with credible ambitions.
Ideally scheduled one month ahead of the IAAF World Championships in Daegu, Herculis will offer the European champion a chance to run against the world’s best runners. In addition to the triple Olympic and World Champion Usain Bolt, Lemaitre will be running against European Indoor Champion Francis Obikwelu, and the rising stars Yohan Blake and Mike Rodgers, both qualified for Daegu.
Find more information about Christophe Lemaitre at Herculis at www.herculis.com, where tickets are already on sale.