Once again, organisers have attracted strong fields for the Chevron Houston Marathon and Aramco Houston Half Marathon, IAAF Silver and Gold Label road races, respectively, on Sunday (20).
Ethiopian runners took both the men’s and women’s Tata Mumbai Marathon titles 12 months ago and pre-race favourites Abera Kuma and Amane Gobena sounded confident that the top honours at this IAAF Gold Label road race in the City of Dreams will stay with athletes from the East African nation on Sunday (20).
In an eagerly-awaited showdown, Ugandans Joshua Cheptegei and Jacob Kiplimo will face off at the ‘Cross Internacional de Itálica’ in Santiponce on the outskirts of Seville on Sunday (20), the fifth and last Spanish leg of the 2018/19 IAAF Cross Country Permit series.
WADA heeft de data uit het Russische laboratorium gekregen waarom het had gevraagd. Het mondiale antidopingbureau meldt dat een team van drie deskundigen de gegevens donderdag ontving. Rusland voldeed eerder niet aan de deadline van eind december om de data beschikbaar te stellen.
Olympic 10,000m silver medallist Paul Tanui of Kenya and double European cross country gold medallist Fionnuala McCormack of Ireland are among the world class field set to take part in the 42nd IAAF Antrim International Cross Country at Dundonald, Antrim, on Saturday (19).
World indoor silver medallist Su Bingtian will take on a trio of Britain’s leading sprinters at the Muller Indoor Grand Prix Birmingham when he defends his 60m title at the now sold-out IAAF World Indoor Tour meeting on 16 February.
The IAAF is deeply saddened to hear that Italian press officer Alessio Giovanni died on Wednesday (16) at the age of 40.
Former world record-holder Wilson Kipsang and Chicago Marathon champion Brigid Kosgei are among the latest athletes added to the line-up for the Virgin Money London Marathon, an IAAF Gold Label road race, on 28 April.
Organisers of the New Balance Indoor Grand Prix have announced that world indoor champion Yomif Kejelcha, multiple NCAA champion Edward Cheserek and a handful of the USA’s leading 800m runners are among the latest additions to the line-up for the IAAF World Indoor Tour meeting in Boston on 26 January.
Oscar Husillos provided one of the standout moments of last year’s Madrid Indoor Meeting as he sped to victory in the 400m. The Spanish sprinter will return to the IAAF World Indoor Tour meeting on 8 February to take on another high-quality field.
There was a fleeting moment when it looked as though it might all go wrong.
Six years after making her debut at the Indoor Meeting Karlsruhe, Dafne Schippers will make her fifth appearance at the IAAF World Indoor Tour meeting on 2 February.
At the age of 18, Nadia Battocletti has already achieved something that no other Italian woman in history has managed.
Two-time world indoor bronze medallist Piotr Lisek has joined a strong men's pole vault field at the Orlen Copernicus Cup, the third meeting of the 2019 IAAF World Indoor Tour, in Torun, Poland, on 6 February.
Sydney McLaughlin, the 2018 IAAF Female Rising Star award winner, will return to the New Balance Indoor Grand Prix, the opening meeting of the 2019 IAAF World Indoor Tour, on Saturday 26 January.
World record holder Eliud Kipchoge will defend his title at the Virgin Money London Marathon, an IAAF Gold Label road race, on Sunday 28 April.
2019 is niet goed begonnen voor zevenkampster Nafi Thiam. Onze 24-jarige landgenote liep op winterstage in Zuid-Afrika een kuitblessure op, waardoor ze het indoorseizoen moet missen. Dat meldt Le Soir.
World U20 10,000m champion Rhonex Kipruto and world 5000m champion Hellen Obiri won by surprisingly big margins at the Cross Internacional Juan Muguerza, defeating quality fields at the IAAF Cross Country permit meeting in Elgoibar on Sunday (13).
Tsehay Gemechu took 15 seconds off Tirunesh Dibaba’s Ethiopian 10km record at the Valencia 10K Ibercaja, while compatriot Chala Ketema Regasa smashed the course record at the IAAF Bronze Label event on Sunday (13).
USA’s Hillary Bor recovered from a mid-race wrong turn to win the men’s 8km at the Simply Health Great Stirling X-Country while Germany’s Elena Burkard bagged maximum points for the European team by winning the women’s 6km event on Saturday (12).