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Gen Ten: long jump star Juan Miguel Echevarria

December 14, 2018 - 1:30pm
Looking ahead to the IAAF World Athletics Championships Doha 2019 and the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games, we're highlighting the rise of a new generation, 10 exciting prospects under the age of 21 who are set to become stars of the sport over the next few years.
Categories: Atletieknieuws

Course record assaults on tap in Shenzhen and Mersin - weekend road racing preview

December 14, 2018 - 12:57pm
Mulu Seboka of Ethiopia will return to the Shenzhen Marathon on Sunday (16) eyeing to improve on her runner-up finish from last year and chase the course record at this IAAF Silver Label road race in the process.
Categories: Atletieknieuws

Gen 10: speed sensation Briana Williams

December 13, 2018 - 3:30pm
Looking ahead to the IAAF World Athletics Championships Doha 2019 and the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games, we're highlighting the rise of a new generation, 10 exciting prospects under the age of 21 who are set to become stars of the sport over the next few years.
Categories: Atletieknieuws

Niiya and McSweyn take Zatopek: 10 victories in Melbourne

December 13, 2018 - 1:10pm
There is a long tradition of distance running in Japan. There is a long tradition of distance running in Australia. But the twain had scarcely met before Hitomi Niiya won this year’s annual Zatopek 10,000m race in Melbourne on Thursday (13) night.
Categories: Atletieknieuws

Ruswahl Samaai: I love jumping because…

December 13, 2018 - 9:00am
World bronze medallist Ruswahl Samaai successfully defended his African long jump title earlier this year and went on to win at the IAAF Continental Cup Ostrava 2018. The South African is in a bit of a love-hate relationship with his event, though…
Categories: Atletieknieuws

High and low – Yorgelis Rodriguez

December 12, 2018 - 1:59pm
Yorgelis Rodriguez is Cuba’s leading heptathlete, but despite being just 23 years old, the all-rounder has still had some ups and downs in her career.
Categories: Atletieknieuws

Gen 10: distance prodigy Selemon Barega

December 12, 2018 - 10:39am
With one eye on the IAAF World Athletics Championships Doha 2019 and the other on the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games, we're highlighting the rise of a new generation, 10 exciting prospects under the age of 21 who are set to become stars of the sport over the next few years.
Categories: Atletieknieuws

Minsk to host Europe vs USA match in 2019

December 12, 2018 - 4:42am
An exciting Ryder Cup-style match between Europe and the United States will be staged at the Dinamo Stadium in Minsk, Belarus, on 9-10 September ahead of the IAAF World Athletics Championships Doha 2019.
Categories: Atletieknieuws

UN Sports for Climate Action Initiative launched at COP24 in Katowice

December 11, 2018 - 6:00pm
The global sports sector and UN Climate Change launched the Sports for Climate Action Framework at the COP24 Conference in Katowice, Poland, today (11), an effort to gather sports organisations, teams, athletes, and fans in a concerted effort to raise awareness and action to meet the goals of the Paris Agreement.
Categories: Atletieknieuws

Gen 10: all-round sprint star Sydney McLaughlin

December 11, 2018 - 3:30pm
With one eye on the IAAF World Athletics Championships Doha 2019 and the other on the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games, over the course of the next two weeks – Monday through Friday – we'll highlight the rise of a new generation, 10 exciting prospects under the age of 21 who are set to become stars of the sport over the next few years.
Categories: Atletieknieuws

Przybylko's hunt for World Indoor Tour crown to begin in Karlsruhe

December 11, 2018 - 1:19pm
European high jump champion Mateusz Przybylko has his sights firmly set on winning the IAAF World Indoor Tour crown in his event this winter.
Categories: Atletieknieuws

Kevin Mayer's story behind the picture

December 11, 2018 - 10:06am
French multi-events star Kevin Mayer reflects on this magical moment of pure elation when setting the world decathlon record of 9126 points in Talence last September.
Categories: Atletieknieuws

Kawauchi and Linden to defend Boston Marathon titles

December 10, 2018 - 4:16pm
Yuki Kawauchi and Desiree Linden will return to defend their titles at the Boston Marathon, an IAAF Gold Label road race, on 15 April, 2019.
Categories: Atletieknieuws

Gen 10: rising pole vault star Armand Duplantis

December 10, 2018 - 4:30am
With one eye on the IAAF World Athletics Championships Doha 2019 and the other on the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games, the IAAF highlights 10 exciting prospects set to become stars of the sport over the next few years.
Categories: Atletieknieuws

Ingebrigtsen and Can impress at European Cross Country Championships

December 9, 2018 - 3:56pm
Endurance may be the key component when it comes to success at this discipline, but at the European Cross Country Championships in Tilburg, the Netherlands on Sunday (9), senior champions Filip Ingebrigtsen and Yasemin Can showed it also helps to have little speed.
Categories: Atletieknieuws

Road round-up: Ziani and Girma take Guangzhou victories, Eshete sprints to Saitama title

December 9, 2018 - 10:27am
Morocco’s Mohammed Ziani and Tigist Girma of Ethiopia beat the rain and cold weather to take top honours at the Guangzhou Marathon, an IAAF Gold Label road race, on Sunday (9).
Categories: Atletieknieuws

Donald Smith: new voice on the block

December 8, 2018 - 10:40am
Announcing has always been a passion of Donald Smith’s.
Categories: Atletieknieuws

Mosop hopeful of strong return in Guangzhou – weekend road-racing preview

December 7, 2018 - 3:37pm
Kenya’s Moses Mosop leads a quality field at the Guangzhou Marathon, an IAAF Gold Label road race, on Sunday (9).
Categories: Atletieknieuws

Kipserem clocks 2:04:04 at inaugural Abu Dhabi Marathon

December 7, 2018 - 12:28pm
Kenya’s Marius Kipserem and Ethiopia’s Ababel Yeshaneh smashed their PBs to secure victories at the inaugural ADNOC Abu Dhabi Marathon on Friday (7).
Categories: Atletieknieuws

Simpson and Coburn set for Boston return

December 6, 2018 - 11:55pm
Organisers of the New Balance Indoor Grand Prix have announced that Jenny Simpson and Emma Coburn, two of USA’s most accomplished middle-distance runners, will return to Boston for the IAAF World Indoor Tour meeting on 26 January.
Categories: Atletieknieuws

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