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Spectators at Zurich’s Letzigrund Stadium have grown accustomed over the years to richly entertaining track and field action and they are highly unlikely to feel short-changed by Thursday (30) evening’s offering at the Weltklasse meeting, in the first of this season's IAAF Diamond League finals.
European Athletics has announced the European team for the IAAF Continental Cup Ostrava 2018 to be held on 8-9 September.
On Friday, the IAAF Diamond League heads to Brussels for the second of two finals in the 2018 series. Here we look back at three of the more memorable Diamond Leaguemoments from the Belgian capital.
Chinese 200m record-holder Xie Zhenye looks back with glee at this image of pure elation following China’s stunning 4x100m silver medal performance at the IAAF World Championships Beijing 2015.
Another three Games records were broken on the third day of athletics at the Asian Games in Jakarta on Monday (27).
The provisional entry lists for the second of the two 2018 IAAF Diamond League finals, in Brussels on 31 August, are now available.
Later this week, the IAAF Diamond League heads to Zurich for the first of two finals in the 2018 series. Here we look back at three of the more memorable moments from the Swiss city.
The provisional entry lists for the first of the two 2018 IAAF Diamond League finals, in Zurich on 30 August, are now available.
Kenya’s Titus Ekiru ran a smart race at the Telcel Mexico City International Marathon to set a course record of 2:10:38 at the IAAF Silver Label event on Sunday (26), while Etaferahu Temesgen led an Ethiopian sweep in the women’s contest.
Brazil dominated the 18th edition of the Ibero-American Championships, which took place from 24 to 26 August at the Estadio Chan-Chan in Trujillo, Peru, but Colombia’s Lorena Arenas delivered the top performance of the championships.
Su Bingtian fulfilled his role as the favourite for the 100m title at the Asian Games, winning in a Games record of 9.92 (0.8m/s) at Jakarta’s Gelora Bung Karno Main Stadium on Sunday (26).
Tejinder Pal Singh of India broke the Games record in the shot put to highlight athletics opening day at the 18th Asian Games in Jakarta on Saturday (25).
The Memorial Partigiani Stellina, a classic Italian mountain race in Susa, will celebrate its 30th anniversary on Sunday (26).
It was all hills at the Oceania Cross Country Championships at Maleny Golf Course on Saturday (25) and it was all Hills in the women’s title.
The Confederación Sudamericana de Atletismo (CONSUDATLE) and the North American, Central American and Caribbean Athletics Association (NACAC) have announced the Americas team for the IAAF Continental Cup Ostrava 2018 to be held on 8-9 September.
Fikadu Kebede returns to the Mexican capital to defend his title Sunday at the 36th Telcel Mexico City International Marathon, an IAAF Silver Label road race, which will also honour the 50th anniversary of the 1968 Olympic Games.
Racing for the first time in over a year, English Gardner returned to action with an 11.02 victory in the women’s 100m at the 54th edition of the Palio della Quercia in Rovereto on Thursday (23), Italy’s oldest meeting.
Five-time world champion Bernard Lagat of the United States will make his highly anticipated marathon debut at the TCS New York City Marathon, an IAAF Gold Label road race, on 4 November.
Known as the “Citizen Runner” because he fits in running around a full-time job, Yuki Kawauchi often competes in excess of a dozen marathons every year. Here the three-time World Championship marathon representative for Japan and 2018 Boston Marathon victor explains more about his passion for running.
Ronnie Baker stormed to a world-leading 9.87 100m victory to highlight the Kamila Skolimowska Memorial in Chorzow, Poland, on Wednesday (22).