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Ethiopia’s Roza Dereje Bekele will take centre stage at the eDreams Mitja Marato Barcelona on Sunday (10) after announcing her intention to break the world half marathon record at the IAAF Gold Label road race.
The IAAF is seeking candidates for its Nominations Panel.
Perseus Karlstrom likes coming to Australia. The Swedish race walker has come ‘down under’ each of the past few southern hemisphere summers.
After another impressive edition of the Orlen Copernicus Cup in Torun on Wednesday (6), the IAAF World Indoor Tour has reached its midway point with series honours still very much undecided across the 11 designated disciplines.
Kenya’s Stephen Kiprop continued where he left off last year by winning the Ras Al Khaimah Half Marathon on Friday (8) in an equal course record of 58:42, moving to joint fifth on the world all-time list. In a close women’s race, Senbere Teferi won in 1:05:45, the fastest debut half marathon time in history, with just one second separating the top three finishers.
Two years ago, Patrick Tiernan went to the IAAF World Cross Country Championships Kampala 2017 as a young man on the rise.
Welcome to our comprehensive lead-in coverage to the Madrid Indoor Meeting, the fourth stop on the 2019 IAAF World Indoor Tour.
World indoor champion Samuel Tefera clocked a 3:35.57 world lead in the 1500m to highlight the Orlen Copernicus Cup in Torun, Poland, the third stop on the 2019 IAAF World Indoor Tour, on Wednesday (6).
A fascinating showdown between Yulimar Rojas and Ana Peleteiro in the women’s triple jump should be among the main attractions on Friday (8) as the IAAF World Indoor Tour continues in Madrid at the recently inaugurated Centro Deportivo Municipal Gallur.
Watch the Torun World Indoor Tour live stream
This week, Kevin Mayer, the world decathlon record-holder and reigning world champion from France looks back on his pre-teen years and gives him himself a serious pep-talk.
The IAAF is deeply saddened to hear that British athletics journalist Vikki Orvice died on Wednesday (6) at the age of 56, having suffered with cancer for many years.
The first episode of a brand new season of IAAF Inside Athletics is available to watch online now and features an exclusive interview with multiple world and Olympic champion Valerie Adams.
Welcome to our comprehensive lead-in coverage to the Orlen Copernicus Cup, the third meeting of the 2019 IAAF World Indoor Tour.
Arriving on the heels of her world-leading 7.08 performance in the 60m in Karlsruhe on Saturday, Ewa Swoboda will command the spotlight when the six-meeting IAAF World Indoor Tour resumes with the Copernicus Cup in the northern Polish city of Torun on Wednesday (6).
Seven exciting and unique races in seven different countries make up the 2019 Mountain Running World Cup calendar, which was launched on Monday (4) by the World Mountain Running Association (WMRA).
Cross-country round-up: Kiplimo and Cherono take top honours in Albufeira, Houlihan and Kipchirchir win US titles
Jacob Kiplimo and Fancy Cherono were the victors at the 42nd edition of the Almond Blossom Cross Country in Albufeira on a sunny and windy Sunday (3) in what was the final meeting of the current IAAF Cross Country Permit series.
Betsy Saina pulled away from Ayuko Suzuki in the final kilometre of the Marugame Half Marathon to successfully defend her title at the IAAF Silver Label road race in 1:07:49 on Sunday (3).
Naoto Tobe’s shock 2.35m clearance in the high jump highlighted the Indoor Meeting Karlsruhe on Saturday (2), the second stop on the 2019 IAAF World Indoor Tour.
Malaika Mihambo of Germany jumped a 6.99m world lead in the long jump to highlight the ISTAF Indoor Meeting in Berlin on Friday (1).