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Friday 12th August – Timetable of events & athletes in action

Times shown are BST - Rio is -4 BST as a reference.

Morning Program

13:30 – Men’s Discus Throw Qualifying Round

13:35 – Women’s Heptathlon 100m Hurdles

Jessica Ennis-Hill, Katarina Johnson-Thompson

14:05 - Women’s Shot Put Qualifying Round

14:10 – Men’s 800m Round 1

Michael Rimmer & Elliot Giles

14:50 – Women’s Heptathlon High Jump

Jessica Ennis-Hill, Katarina Johnson-Thompson

15:10 – Women’s 10,000m Final

Jo Pavey, Beth Potter, Jessica Andrews

15:55 – Women’s 100m Preliminary Round

18:30 – Men’s 20km Race Walk Final

Tom Bosworth


Evening Program (times shown are early hours of Saturday 13th August BST)

00:30 – Women’s 1500m Round 1

Laura Muir, Laura Weightman

00:35 – Women’s Heptathlon Shot Put

Jessica Ennis-Hill, Katarina Johnson-Thompson

00:40 – Women’s Hammer Throw Qualifying Round

Sophie Hitchon

01:05 – Men’s 400m Round 1

Martyn Rooney, Matthew Hudson-Smith

*Rabah Yousif was due to compete in the individual discipline but has since experienced muscle tightness in his final preparations. As a result he has withdrawn from the individual event in order to focus on the 4x400m relay later in the athletics program*

01:20 – Men’s Long Jump Qualifying Round

Greg Rutherford

02:00 - Women’s Shot Put Final

02:05 – Women’s Heptathlon 200m

Jessica Ennis-Hill, Katarina Johnson-Thompson

02:40 – Women’s 100m Round 1

Asha Philip, Desiree Henry, Daryll Neita