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World 110m hurdles record holder Aries Merritt has enjoyed a long and distinguished career in the sport. Here the 2012 Olympic 110m hurdles champion talks about his devotion to the hurdles.
The IAAF World Indoor Championships has been this way before. As the 17th edition starts to zoom into focus, just two weeks away now, the mind inevitably flashes back to the ninth edition, held in the same atmospheric arena in Birmingham 15 years ago.
The double World 5000m medallist and 2016 Olympic 5000m bronze medallist from Ethiopia pinpoints an outstanding performance as a U20 athlete and injury hammer blow for his high and low moments.
Welcome to our comprehensive lead-in coverage to the 'Copernicus Cup' in Torun, Poland, the fifth of six meetings of the 2018 IAAF World Indoor Tour.
The first three 2018 IAAF World Indoor Tour series winners will be crowned when six-meeting series resumes with the Copernicus Cup in the northern Polish city of Torun on Thursday (15).
In its continued effort to keep fans around the world up-to-speed with the IAAF World Indoor Tour, the IAAF will live stream the Copernicus Cup Meeting in Torun, Poland, the fifth competition of the six-meeting series, on Thursday (15).
The first episode of the sixth season of IAAF Inside Athletics is available to watch online now and features an exclusive interview with rising sprint star Christian Coleman of the US.
Tegla Loroupe was a road-running pioneer in the mid to late Nineties. The diminutive former world marathon record-holder takes a trip down memory lane to reminisce about her hat-trick of world half marathon titles from 1997-1999.
As a first-time visitor to Australia, much less the high plains village of Falls Creek, Angelika Cichocka didn’t know quite what to expect.
World U20 cross-country champions Jacob Kiplimo and Letesenbet Gidey took the honours at the 86th edition of the Cinque Mulini in San Vittore Olona, the sixth and penultimate leg of the IAAF Cross Country Permit circuit.
Ethiopia’s Mule Wasihun took an overwhelming victory at the eDreams Mitja Marato Barcelona, winning the IAAF Gold Label road race comfortably in a course record of 59:44 on Sunday (11).
Perseus Karlstrom’s productive summer in Australia continued to deliver outstanding results when he won the opening leg of the IAAF Race Walking Challenge in Adelaide on Sunday (11).
Donavan Brazier came a little closer to the sub-1:45 mark in the 800m, Edward Cheserek ran the second half of a remarkable two-day double, and Christian Coleman continued his utter domination of the US 60m season on Saturday (10) at the New Balance Indoor Grand Prix, the fourth stop on the IAAF World Indoor Tour.
The men’s contest at the Lagos City Marathon may have been a tactical race rather than a quick one, but France’s Abraham Kiprotich still managed to shave one second from the Nigerian all-comers’ record at the IAAF Bronze Label road race on Saturday (10).
Twelve months on from his surprise defeat, two-time world cross-country champion Geoffrey Kamworor regained his title at the Kenyan Cross Country Championships in Nairobi, while Stacy Ndiwa won an equally competitive women’s race on Saturday (10) to book her spot on the Kenyan team for the African Cross Country Championships.
Maria Mutola is the most successful athlete in the 31-year history of the IAAF World Indoor Championships.
Cheserek clocks second-fastest indoor mile in history while Harrison equals US 60m hurdles record – indoor round-up
Multiple NCAA champion Edward Cheserek produced the second-fastest indoor time in history, 3:49.44, to win the mile at the David Hemery Valentine Invitational in Boston on Friday (9).
Two years ago the eDreams Mitja Marato Barcelona was ‘just’ an IAAF Bronze Label road race. After being upgraded to a Silver Label 12 months ago, this year’s event on Sunday 11 February will be held as an IAAF Gold Label road race after being upgraded again.
Ethiopia’s Selemon Barega and Beyenu Degefa will return to the Cinque Mulini in San Vittore Olona to defend their titles at the IAAF Cross Country Permit meeting, which will be held for the 86th year on Sunday (11).
Welcome to our comprehensive lead-in coverage to the New Balance Indoor Grand Prix, the fourth stop on the 2018 IAAF World Indoor Tour.