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2018 in review: throws

October 10, 2018 - 2:18pm
Our 2018 review series continues with statisticians A Lennart Julin and Mirko Jalava looking back at the throws.
Categories: Atletieknieuws

2018 in review: combined events and relays

October 9, 2018 - 6:19pm
Our 2018 review series continues with statisticians A Lennart Julin and Mirko Jalava looking back at the combined events and relays.
Categories: Atletieknieuws

Neil Loft’s story behind the picture of three middle-distance legends

October 9, 2018 - 1:18pm
Getty Images sales manager Neil Loft manages the IAAF account and has a longstanding connection with athletics photography stretching more than 25 years. Loft explains what this iconic image of three British middle-distance icons means to him.
Categories: Atletieknieuws

Peter Norman statue to be built honouring his legacy

October 9, 2018 - 1:02pm
Athletics Australia, in partnership with the Victorian Government, will honour Peter Norman’s legacy as an athlete and advocate for human rights by building and erecting a bronze statue at Lakeside Stadium in Melbourne.
Categories: Atletieknieuws

2018 in review: race walks

October 8, 2018 - 1:41pm
Race walking saw the penalty pit lane take centre stage in 2018 – an initiative that will hopefully drive the sport to ever more popularity.
Categories: Atletieknieuws

Farah and Kosgei notch convincing Chicago Marathon victories

October 7, 2018 - 7:06pm
Mo Farah and Brigid Kosgei produced convincing victories at the 41st edition of the Bank of America Chicago Marathon, an IAAF Gold Label road race, on Sunday (7).
Categories: Atletieknieuws

Road round-up: Kiplimo beats Edris at Giro al Sas

October 7, 2018 - 1:43am
World U20 cross-country champion Jacob Kiplimo won the Giro al Sas road race on Saturday (6), preventing world 5000m champion Muktar Edris from winning a fourth title at the 10km event in Trento.
Categories: Atletieknieuws

Dibaba and Gebrhiwet added to Delhi Half Marathon fields

October 6, 2018 - 3:14pm
Tirunesh Dibaba, considered by many to be the world’s greatest female distance runner, will run the Airtel Delhi Half Marathon, an IAAF Gold Label road race, on Sunday 21 October.
Categories: Atletieknieuws

Bugge and Murigi win in Smarna Gora while Ndungu and Mayr secure World Cup victories

October 6, 2018 - 2:59pm
Johan Bugge’s victory pose under the arch of the finish line has become a familiar sight in Smarna Gora and the Norwegian was celebrating there again on Saturday (6) after winning the fifth and final WMRA World Cup race in Ljubljana.
Categories: Atletieknieuws

Commonwealth contenders descend on Cardiff, Kerio and Jerotich defend Kosice titles – weekend road running preview

October 5, 2018 - 4:07pm
This weekend’s Cardiff University/Cardiff Half Marathon will incorporate the inaugural Commonwealth Half Marathon Championships, meaning a stellar line-up of the world’s best endurance athletes will line up for the IAAF Silver Label road race in Cardiff on Sunday (7).
Categories: Atletieknieuws

Past winners take on global champions and rising talents in Chicago

October 5, 2018 - 1:15pm
The three most recent men’s champions will return to the Bank of America Chicago Marathon on Sunday (7) where they will face two up-and-coming Ethiopian talents and two reigning world champions. The women’s field for the IAAF Gold Label road race, meanwhile, contains three women with sub-2:20 bests, including a two-time Chicago winner.
Categories: Atletieknieuws

Spotlight on Mayr at WMRA World Cup finale at Smarna Gora

October 4, 2018 - 6:05pm
Austria's Andrea Mayr will command much of the spotlight at the Smarna Gora Mountain Running Race, the final event of the 2018 WMRA World Cup season, whose rich tradition as a World Cup event will continue with its 39th edition on Saturday (6).
Categories: Atletieknieuws

Chebet and Saina complete strong Frankfurt Marathon fields

October 4, 2018 - 5:05pm
Kenyans Wilson Chebet and Betsy Saina are the latest entries for the Mainova Frankfurt Marathon, and IAAF Gold Label road race, on 28 October.
Categories: Atletieknieuws

Tatsiana Khaladovich: I love throwing because...

October 4, 2018 - 10:00am
The 2016 European javelin champion Tatsiana Khaladovich has enjoyed a successful 2018, posting a Belarus record of 67.47m to claim victory in the Oslo Diamond League before capping the season with victory in the Diamond League final in Zurich. Here the 27-year-old talks a little of her athletics journey so far and her attraction to the javelin.
Categories: Atletieknieuws

Mekonnen and Belete to race Toronto Marathon

October 4, 2018 - 12:49am
Tsegaye Mekonnen’s marathon debut four years ago stunned running aficionados across the world as the Ethiopian youngster won the Dubai Marathon in 2:04:32, the fastest time in history by an U20 athlete.
Categories: Atletieknieuws

High and low – Andressa de Morais

October 3, 2018 - 7:06pm
Brazilian discus thrower Andressa de Morais has enjoyed a breakout season in 2018. The South American record-holder says her second-place finish at the IAAF Diamond League final was her career highlight, while a difficult period after the 2012 Olympics was a low moment.
Categories: Atletieknieuws

Valencia earns landmark fifth IAAF label

October 3, 2018 - 2:05pm
In a year in which it hosted the IAAF World Half Marathon Championships, Valencia has confirmed its strategic concept as a ‘city of running’ by earning its fifth IAAF label for road races in the Spanish city.
Categories: Atletieknieuws

IAAF Inside Athletics – Paula Radcliffe

October 2, 2018 - 4:09pm
The 15th episode of this season's IAAF Inside Athletics is available to watch online now and features an exclusive interview with world marathon record-holder Paula Radcliffe.
Categories: Atletieknieuws

Ndungu and Mayr win Hochfelln Mountain Race

October 1, 2018 - 2:39pm
After an unforgettable fight along the 1074 metres of climb, Kenya’s Geoffrey Gikuni Ndungu took the men's victory at the Adelholzen Hochfelln Mountain Race, while Austria’s Andrea Mayr won the women’s race in Bergen on Sunday (30), the fourth of five stages in the WMRA Mountain Running World Cup.
Categories: Atletieknieuws

IAAF/Mikkeller World Cross Country Championships Aarhus 2019 – six months to go

September 30, 2018 - 10:09am
Six months from today, recreational runners from all over the world will have the chance to participate in the IAAF/Mikkeller World Cross Country Championships Aarhus 2019 for the first time. On Saturday 30 March 2019, Denmark will be hosting this spectacular event, where the very best runners in the world, along with recreational runners, will embrace the raw and elementary DNA of the cross country discipline.
Categories: Atletieknieuws



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