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Countdown gathers pace with 100 days to go before IAAF/Trinidad Alfonso World Half Marathon...

A ceremony at the City of Arts and Sciences on Thursday (14) marked the last 100 days before the starting gun is fired for the IAAF/Trinidad Alfonso World Half Marathon Championships Valencia 2018, one of the most anticipated...

Dutkiewicz and Lückenkemper lead German entries for Karlsruhe | News

World bronze medallist Pamela Dutkiewicz and European bronze medallist Gina Lückenkemper will compete at the Indoor Meeting Karlsruhe on 3 February, the opening meeting of the IAAF World Indoor Tour. Dutkiewicz enjoyed a stunning breakthrough during the 2017 indoor...

McSweyn and Sullohern sprint to Zatopek titles | News

Stewart McSweyn and Celia Sullohern upset the established order in winning the men’s and women’s Zatopek 10,000m races in Melbourne on Thursday (14). Less than 24 hours after Melbourne had sweltered through a 37C day, McSweyn and Sullohern turned...

Farah to contest Doha Half Marathon | News

World and Olympic champion Mo Farah will take part in the Ooredoo Doha Half Marathon on 12 January. It will be the 34-year-old’s first race of 2018 as he prepares for the London Marathon in April where he will...

Reese ‘the beast’ is as strong and as motivated as ever | News

For USA’s Brittney Reese, ‘The Beast’ was born in college but bred in Beijing. After placing fifth at the 2008 Olympics in the Chinese capital, the long jumper rode back to the athletes’ village. “As I sat on the...

Marschall’s plan: simple patience and perseverance towards the ‘ultimate goal’| News

As you might expect, competing at the Rio Olympics was a pretty big deal for Australia’s then 19-year-old pole vaulter Kurtis Marschall – especially as he only qualified three days short of the deadline. But the post-Games reaction...

Job vacancy: Event Operations Coordinator| News

The IAAF is seeking an Event Operations Coordinator at its Monaco headquarters. The Event Operations Coordinator is responsible for the coordination of specific operational aspects of various IAAF World Athletics Series (WAS) events and Olympic Games such as accommodation,...

IAAF Doping Review Board approves guidelines for 2018 neutral athlete status| News

The IAAF Doping Review Board has approved an updated version of the guidelines for 2018 Authorised Neutral Athlete status applications under IAAF Competition Rule 22.1A. Also, a new simplified application form for 2017 Authorised Neutral Athletes seeking eligibility to...

Flanagan and Rupp lead domestic fields at Boston Marathon| News

Shalane Flanagan and Galen Rupp will lead a strong domestic line-up at the 2018 Boston Marathon, an IAAF Gold Label Road Race, on 16 April. In the women’s race, Flanagan, a four-time Olympian and 2017 TCS New York City...

My Greatest Challenge – Abdul Hakim Sani Brown

The rising teenage star of Japanese sprinting and 2015 IAAF World U18 100m and 200m champion who this past season improved his personal bests to 10.05 and 20.32, talks about the difficulty of overcoming a lack of training...

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