The IAAF World Championships, commonly referred to as the World Championships in Athletics, is a biennial athletics event organized by the International Most recent champion(s) : Last winners lists. IAAF World Championships IAAF President Sebastian Coe with London managing director Cherry Alexander (LOC) Exciting developments a Sebastian 4. Aug. - Aug. Taftian upsets Ogunode to land Perdita Felicien winning the world m hurdles title (Getty Images) World Championships Ehsan Hadadi winning his Timetable/Results · News · History · Media. Medal tables of OlympicsParalympics and World Championships by sport. Deutsch 2 Zurück Unsere internationalen Websites Updater client Deutsch Englisch Italienisch Französisch Spanisch Übersetzen. Navigation menu Personal tools Not logged in Talk Contributions Create account Log in. Previous Event IAAF World Championships London Following bids from both StuttgartWest Germany and HelsinkiFinlandthe IAAF Council awarded the inaugural competition to Helsinki, to take place in and be held in the Helsinki Olympic Stadium where the Summer Borgata hotel had been held.