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Former winners return to Wuxi Marathon| News

Defending champion Priscilla Kipruto Chepatiy and winners of the 2015 edition, Li Zicheng and Chen Linming of China, will all return to the 2019 Beverly Wuxi Marathon, an IAAF Bronze Label road race, on Sunday (24). Last year Chepatiy came...

IAAF Inside Athletics – Geoffrey Kamworor| News

The fourth episode of the latest season of IAAF Inside Athletics is available to watch online now and features an exclusive interview with reigning world cross country and half marathon champion Geoffrey Kamworor (marathon world rank: 31). The 26-year-old Kenyan star...

Fab five: World Cross Country courses| News

In the latest in our series we focus on five special venues to have hosted the IAAF World Cross Country Championships over the past 46 years.   Stavanger Golf Club Stavanger, 1989   One for the cross-country purist as mud – lots and lots...

Medallists dominate British team for IAAF World Relays Yokohama 2019| News

British Athletics has named a team of 26 athletes with 78 major international outdoor medals between them for the IAAF World Relays Yokohama 2019 on 11-12 May. The 26-strong British team includes seven Olympic, 17 World Championship and 21 European...

Road round-up: Johannes victorious in Nagoya, Bounasr wins Lake Biwa Marathon, records fall in...

Commonwealth champion Helalia Johannes (marathon world rank: 53) won the Nagoya Women’s Marathon on Sunday (10), smashing own Namibian record at the IAAF Gold Label road race with 2:22:25. The pace makers kept a fast and steady pace and each...

Ikeda’s rise from team member to Olympic contender| News

When Tokyo was announced as the host city of the 2020 Olympic Games, it barely registered on Koki Ikeda’s radar. Naturally, he was pleased that the Games would be held in his home country, but as a 15-year-old middling high...

For Johnson-Thompson, learning ‘to stay in the moment’ is key| News

Progress can be measured in many ways, and for Katarina Johnson-Thompson the numbers on the results sheet can tell a misleading tale. After all, it’s now four years since the Briton was reduced to tears – and not the happy...

Johnson-Thompson and Muir lead gold rush for hosts on first day of European Indoor...

A brilliant brace of gold medals from Katarina Johnson-Thompson and Laura Muir made it a memorable opening night for the hosts at the European Indoor Championships in Glasgow on Friday (1). Four years ago in Prague, Johnson-Thompson first won the...

Asher-Smith hoping to rule on home turf in London – IAAF Diamond League| News

Triple European sprint champion Dina Asher-Smith will compete at the Müller Anniversary Games – part of the IAAF Diamond League – at the London Stadium on 20-21 July. Asher-Smith enjoyed the most successful year of her career to date in...

Kirui surprises Kamworor and Kipruto at Kenyan Cross Country Championships| News

Steeplechase specialist Amos Kirui upstaged some of his more established domestic rivals to win the hotly-contested senior men’s race at the Kenyan Cross Country Championships in Eldoret on Saturday (23). The 2016 world U20 steeplechase champion sprinted away from a...

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