Soufiane Bouchikhi is zaterdag op een mooie maar ondankbare vierde plaats gefinisht bij de Great Edinburgh Xcoutry, een van de meest prestigieuze veldlopen ter wereld. Bouchikhi schoot in de slotronde net tekort om op het podium te belanden. De winst ging naar de Amerikaan Leonard Korir.
Soufiane Bouchikhi heeft in Soest in Nederland de Sylvestercross gewonnen. Bashir Abdi en Jeroen D'hoedt vervolledigden het podium.
Vier atleten hebben geen goed nieuws gekregen. Beloftekampioene Renée Eykens ondertekende dan weer haar eerste profcontract.
Gisteren werd bekend dat het profcontract van veldloper en pistier Jeroen D'hoedt niet wordt verlengd. Door een blessure kon hij de vooropgestelde doelen niet behalen.
Het profcontract van 4 van de 12 atleten bij de Franstalige Gemeenschap wordt niet verlengd. Jeroen D'hoedt, Abdelhadi El Hachimi, Cynthia Bolingo en Antoine Gillet zijn prof af.
The IAAF is seeking a Manager for governance and a Manager for member federation relations to be based at its Monaco headquarters.
As reigning IAAF World Championship marathon gold medallist and Boston Marathon champion, Geoffrey Kirui is currently riding high as one of the planet’s leading endurance stars.
The IAAF is deeply saddened by the tragic news that Petr Zeman, a long-time official and referee with the Czech Athletics Federation, died after being struck by a shot put in tragic accident during a regional competition in Prague on Saturday (13). Zeman was 78.
On a cold day when Ethiopian athletes won three of the four elite races, Ruti Aga’s 1:06:39 victory in the Aramco Houston Half Marathon was the most notable, as the IAAF Gold Label road race on Sunday (14) proved to be one of the deepest half marathons in history.
Ethiopia’s Selemon Barega and Bahrain’s Ruth Jebet captured convincing victories at the 75th Cross Internacional Juan Muguerza, the fourth of this winter’s IAAF Cross Country Permit meetings, in the Spanish town of Elgoibar on Sunday (14).
Little more than two months after turning 18, world pole vault finalist Armand Duplantis broke his own world U20 indoor pole vault record* at the Pole Vault Summit meeting in Reno on Friday night (12).
Turkey’s Yasemin Can was pushed all the way by Emelia Gorecka in the senior women’s 6km at the Great Edinburgh XCountry on Saturday (13) but held on to claim the individual plaudits and help Europe to the overall title ahead of Great Britain and the United States.
Ahead of the forthcoming IAAF World Indoor Championships Birmingham 2018, we launch a new series focused on some of the great world indoor champions from the past.
Organisers of the Cross Internacional Juan Muguerza have brought together a formidable line-up for the IAAF Cross Country Permit meeting in the Spanish town of Elgoibar on Sunday (14) to celebrate the 75th edition of the event.
Ten past champions from the Chevron Houston Marathon and Aramco Houston Half Marathon – including both of the course record-holders for the shorter distance – will compete at the respective IAAF Silver and Gold Label road races on Sunday (14).
Organisers of the Boston Marathon have announced the full elite field for the IAAF Gold Label road race on 16 April.
Maria Lasitskene, Yuliia Levchenko and Kamila Licwinko are all set to compete at the Copernicus Cup, meaning all three high jump medallists from the IAAF World Championships London 2017 will be reunited at the IAAF World Indoor Tour meeting in Torun on 15 February.
In the first part of a new series in which athletes explain why they love doing what they do, Greece’s world and Olympic pole vault champion Ekaterini Stefanidi talks about her passion for pole vaulting.
Wednesday 10 January is 50 days to go until the IAAF World Indoor Championships Birmingham 2018 and to mark this occasion, the organisers of the event have unveiled the medals that will be awarded to the top three in each final when the event is staged at Arena Birmingham from 1 to 4 March.
Today we kick off another 2018 series, ‘Story behind the picture’, in which athletes and others in the sport share the story behind an iconic photograph.