4 the number of carats of the diamond, each “Diamond Race” winner will get
7 the number of days required to set up the Stade de France in athletics configuration. To reveal the track, the entire lower stand (25000 seats) is moved back by over fifteen meters.
16 the number of events of the 2012 edition
110 the number of referees that compose the jury of the event
180 the countries in which the last edition of the Meeting was broadcasted
200 the athletes invited to compete in the Meeting’s events
300 the number of volunteers mobilized to guarantee a successful event
400 the journalists that are given an accreditation to cover the event
2010 the year of installation of the new track. The Stade de France is the only French venue using this latest generation product. First used during the Beijing 2008 Olympics, and it will also be implemented in London for the 2012 Olympic Games.
8000 the number of water bottles (50cl) consumed during the day
13 000 the surface in square meters of the stadium’s track
75 000 the number of seats that counts the Stade de France in athletics configuration