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1st IAAF World Relay Championships for the Bahamas
The International Amateur Athletic Federation (IAAF) inaugural IAAF World Relay Championships will be held in the Bahamas May 2014.
IAAF president Lamine Diack said the two-day competition will “bring together the world’s best athletes” in a schedule that includes the 4x100 and 4x400-metre races as well as the 4x200, 4x800 and 4x1500 relays.
The athletes will be competing for $1.4 million in prize money.
The World Relays will reportedly serve as qualifiers for the World Championships as well as the Olympic Games.