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Job vacancy: Lead counsel sport law and governance| News

The IAAF is seeking a Lead counsel in sport law and governance. Reporting directly to the Director of Legal and Business Affairs, The Lead counsel in sport law and governance provides advice on constitutional and regulatory matters and implements...

Lasitskene, Levchenko and Licwinko set to light up high jump in Torun| News

Maria Lasitskene, Yuliia Levchenko and Kamila Licwinko are all set to compete at the Copernicus Cup, meaning all three high jump medallists from the IAAF World Championships London 2017 will be reunited at the IAAF World Indoor Tour meeting...

Zeman, Czech judge and official, dies| News

The IAAF is deeply saddened by the tragic news that Petr Zeman, a long-time official and referee with the Czech Athletics Federation, died after being struck by a shot put in a tragic accident during a regional competition in...

Story behind the picture… Johannes Vetter| News

Today we kick off another 2018 series, ‘Story behind the picture’, in which athletes and others in the sport share the story behind an iconic photograph. We begin with this image of Johannes Vetter as he celebrates his success moments...

Medals for IAAF World Indoor Championships Birmingham 2018 unveiled to mark 50 days to...

Wednesday 10 January is 50 days to go until the IAAF World Indoor Championships Birmingham 2018 and to mark this occasion, the organisers of the event have unveiled the medals that will be awarded to the top three in...

More star power announced for Dusseldorf| News

Organisers of the PSD Bank Meeting in Dusseldorf have added more star power to the line-up for the IAAF World Indoor Tour meeting's 13th edition, set for 6 February in this northwestern German city. World champions Elijah Manangoi of Kenya...

Sado beats the rain to regain Xiamen Marathon title| News

Ethiopia’s Fatuma Sado overcame heavy rain and a stomach problem in the latter sages to win a second title at the Xiamen International Marathon, an IAAF Gold Label road race, on Sunday (7). As the winner of 2013, Sado and defending champion...

Shaunae Miller-Uibo’s story behind the picture| News

In our latest 'Story behind the photo' series piece, Shaunae Miller-Uibo talks in detail about this spectacular image of her falling across the finish line to strike 400m gold at the Rio Olympic Games.     “This is the moment when...

2017 IAAF Diamond League review – part two| News

The eighth edition of the IAAF Diamond League series was the first in which the overall title in each event was determined solely by performance at one of the two final meetings in Zurich and Brussels. As always, finals of...

Ekaterini Stefanidi: I love pole vaulting because…| News

In the first part of a new series in which athletes explain why they love doing what they do, Greece’s world and Olympic pole vault champion Ekaterini Stefanidi talks about her passion for pole vaulting.   "The first ever Olympic women’s...

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Jakob Bhula’s 180 leads New Zealand to 436 and a crushing...

New Zealand Under-19 436 for 4 (Bhula 180, Ravindra 117, Allen 90) beat Kenya Under-19 193 for 4 (Gandhi 63, Ravindra 2-33) by 243...

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