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One of the centrepieces of the IAAF Heritage World / Continental Cup – 1977 To 2018 – Exhibition, which will open in the Czech city of Ostrava on 5 June and run until the last day of the IAAF Continental Cup Ostrava 2018 on 9 September, is one of the two original IAAF World Cup trophies.
Bahamian one-lap specialist Steven Gardiner points to his 400m silver medal at the IAAF World Championships London 2017 as the pinnacle of his career so far, while his low moments came at the IAAF World Championships Beijing 2015 and at the Rio 2016 Olympic Games.
Welcome to our comprehensive lead-in coverage to the Golden Gala Pietro Mennea in Rome, the fourth stop of the 2018 IAAF Diamond League
In a glittering ceremony at the World Athletics Gala in November 1999, Francina ‘Fanny’ Blankers-Koen was deservedly announced as the IAAF Woman Athlete of the Century, a reflection of her outstanding career in the sport.
Rome is ready for what promises to be an extra special men’s 100m race at the IAAF Diamond League meeting on Thursday (31).
Midway through the final lap of the men’s 3000m steeplechase at Saturday’s Prefontaine Classic, the third meeting of the IAAF Diamond League, a common thought rippled through the 12,000-strong crowd at Hayward Field: who?
US sprint hurdler Dawn Harper Nelson reflects on her journey to the top of the podium at the 2008 Olympic Games in Beijing.
The IAAF is saddened to hear that New Zealand’s 1972 Olympic 5000m silver medallist and former world record-holder Dick Quax died on Monday (28) at the age of 70 after suffering with cancer.
The provisional entry lists for the fourth meeting of the 2018 IAAF Diamond League in Rome on 31 May are now available.
It’s not just the gold medallists who gain valuable experience from competing at the IAAF World U20 Championships. Many other medallists and competitors go on to become stars of the sport in their senior years.
In three days’ time, the IAAF Diamond League moves to Rome for the fourth meeting in the 2018 series. Here we look back at three of the more memorable moments from Rome's Olympic Stadium.
African junior cross-country champion Girmawit Gebregziabher and national 5000m silver medallist Tilahun Haile continued their impressive domestic seasons with victories at the Ethiopian Junior Championships in Assela, south-eastern Ethiopia, which concluded on Sunday (27).
Poland’s Patrycja Bereznowska and Andrzej Radzikowski took the individual titles at the IAU 24 Hours European Championships in the Romanian city of Timisoara on Sunday (27).
Nafissatou Thiam claimed her second title in the heptathlon and Damian Warner his fourth in the decathlon at the Hypo Meeting IAAF Combined Events Challenge fixture in Gotzis, Austria, on Sunday (27).
If there was any doubt about Gelete Burka’s conversion to marathon running it was removed on Sunday (27) as the 32-year-old Ethiopian set a Canadian All Comers’ marathon record of 2:22:17 to win the Scotiabank Ottawa Marathon by almost four minutes.
Double world indoor medallist Laura Muir is planning an assault on the British mile record at the Müller Anniversary Games, the 11th stop of the 2018 IAAF Diamond League, in London on 22 July.
Geoffrey Kamworor fulfilled all expectations and consolidated his reputation as arguably the best road racer in the world below the marathon distance by winning his third title at the TCS World 10K in Bengaluru, India, an IAAF Gold Label road race, on Sunday (27).
Upon arrival in Canada Kenyans Benard Kimeli and Benard Ngeno conspired amongst themselves to go after the nine-year-old course Ottawa 10k course record of 27:24 held by Ethiopia’s Deriba Merga.
Caster Semenya produced another peerless display of middle-distance running to set a meeting record and world lead of 1:55.92 in the women’s 800m at the Prefontaine Classic in Eugene on Saturday (26), the highlight of the midde-distance action at the third meeting of the IAAF Diamond League.
Smooth, swift and utterly supreme – that’s about the best way to describe Shaunae Miller-Uibo’s majestic display of one-lap running at the Prefontaine Classic in Eugene on Saturday (26), the highlight of the 2018 edition of the IAAF Diamond League meeting.