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Can helps Europe to victory in Edinburgh – cross-country round-up| News

Turkey’s Yasemin Can was pushed all the way by Emelia Gorecka in the senior women’s 6km at the Great Edinburgh XCountry on Saturday (13) but held on to claim the individual plaudits and help Europe to the overall title...

World indoor legends – Marcus O’Sullivan| News

Ahead of the forthcoming IAAF World Indoor Championships Birmingham 2018, we launch a new series focused on some of the great world indoor champions from the past. First up is Irish middle-distance star Marcus O’Sullivan, who snared three 1500m titles...

High-quality clashes on tap in Elgoibar

Organisers of the Cross Internacional Juan Muguerza have brought together a formidable line-up for the IAAF Cross Country Permit meeting in the Spanish town of Elgoibar on Sunday (14) to celebrate the 75th edition of the event. Source link

Former champions descend on Houston| News

Ten past champions from the Chevron Houston Marathon and Aramco Houston Half Marathon – including both of the course record-holders for the shorter distance – will compete at the respective IAAF Silver and Gold Label road races on Sunday...

Tola and Mergia among latest additions to Boston Marathon field| News

Organisers of the Boston Marathon have announced the full elite field for the IAAF Gold Label road race on 16 April. Between them, the elite field has won 14 global championship medals and 17 World Marathon Majors titles, six of...

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...

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...

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...

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...

High and Low – Ksenija Balta| News

Today we kick off another 2018 series, ‘High and low’, in which athletes talk about one particular high point and one low moment from their career. We begin with Ksenija Balta of Estonia, the 2009 European indoor long jump...

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