IAAF World Championships

Mo Farah and Laura Muir earn BAWA awards

Featured<p>by Athletics Weekly<p>Athletes honoured by British Athletics Writers’ Association in London on Friday<p>Mo Farah and Laura Muir were named athletes …

Athletics

Müller Indoor Grand Prix Glasgow

Event Details<p>Müller Indoor Grand Prix Glasgow<p>Sunday 25th February 2018<p>100<p>days to go<p>Sunday 25th February 2018<p>Emirates Arena - Glasgow<p>Ranked as the …

British Athletics

Canadians to watch for at the NCAA D1 Cross-Country Championships

A number of top-10 contending Canadians will be in the field for the 2017 NCAA Division One Cross-Country ChampionshipsThe post Canadians to watch …

Running

Europe versus USA in planning!

<b>Sandra Perkovic welcomes us to Europe! photo by PhotoRun.net</b><b></b><b>Europe vs USA in planning</b>MINSK (BLR): A match between Europe and the United States is …

Athletics

Former World Championship marathoner gets caught shoplifting, says eating disorder triggered stealing habit

Reports from Japan this week are detailing the court case of former IAAF World Championship marathon runner Yumiko Hara.<p>Hara was caught shoplifting …

Running

Abbott World Marathon Majors announces new age-group world rankings and championships

Featured<p>by Athletics Weekly<p>A global age-group ranking system for marathon runners will launch in September 2018, while the AbbottWMM Wanda Age Group …

Athletics

What It’s Like to Be a Russian Athlete Today (Op-ed)

Russian track-and-field still has a future. But big changes take time

Russia

Athletes Dominate At SA Sports Awards

[News24Wire] Athletics was the big winner on Sunday night, with Track and Field athletes dominating the stage at the SA Sports Awards held in …

Olympics

SA Sports Awards: Who were the big winners on the night?

IAAF world champions Luvo Manyonga and Caster Semenya were the big winners in Sunday’s South African Sports Awards.Long jumper Mayonga beat 400m …

Olympics

Rising Star of the Year 2017 Finalists in their own words

13 Nov 2017<p><i>The Male and Female Rising Star of the Year 2017 will be crowned in just over a week. We take a look at what the best U23 athletes in the</i> …

Olympics

Weekend Update

13th November 2017<p><b>Scottish Short Course Cross Country Championships, Kirkcaldy, 11 November</b><p>Laura Muir (coach: Andy Young) returned to action for the …

British Athletics

Sport24.co.za | Van Niekerk set to win third SA Sport Award

Olympic gold medallist Wayde van Niekerk stands a good chance of winning his third sport star of the year award during the SA Sport Awards event in …

Olympics

Semenya, McCann or Moolman-Passio: Who is South Africa's brightest star?

Caster Semenya celebrates winning the Women's 600m at the 76th ISTAF in Berlin in August. Photo: REUTERS/Fabrizio BenschKirsten McCann celebrates as …

Sport (South Africa)

2018 WORLD CLASS PROGRAMME

10th November 2017<p>British Athletics has today announced that 112 athletes have been offered membership to the World Class Programme (WCP) for …

British Athletics

AWARD NOMINEE HOPING FOR A PODIUM JUMP

WORLD champion Luvo Manyonga is not placing his hopes for major awards in the hands of the masses.<p>Instead, the long jump star believes his …

News (South Africa)

Laura Muir set for Scottish short course cross country title defence

Events<p>by Athletics Weekly<p>Double London 2017 finalist returns to racing for the first time since the World Championships and goes for a third …

Athletics

Frerichs in ‘fantasy land’ after London steeplechase silver

At an IAAF World Championships London 2017 full of surprises, there were few bigger than the sight of Courtney Frerichs chasing home her American …

Olympics

Justin Gatlin Reveals the No. 1 Sprinting Mistake Slowing Down Young Athletes

Father Time can't catch Justin Gatlin. The 35-year-old American sprinter may be one of the oldest athletes in his sport, but he's still chasing down …

Exercise

World Athlete Year 2017 women finalists

Ahead of next week’s IAAF Athletics Awards 2017 where the World Athletes of the Year will be announced, we revisit the achievements of the women’s …

Olympics

NEW STAR ZAZINI AIMS FOR THE TOP!

TEENAGE sensation Sokwakhana Zazini has the world at his feet.<p>The athlete from the Eastern Cape joined TuksSport High School last year and is the …

News (South Africa)

8 Wonders of the World Marathon Majors, Including the NYC Marathon

The 2017 New York City Marathon was just run Sunday, Nov. 5, and Americans know it as one of the biggest long-distance running competitions in the …

Marathons

Can Wayde win big IAAF gong to emulate Hestrie?

Wayde van Niekerk’s growing legend could be further enhanced should he walk away with the prestigious male IAAF World Athlete of the Year Award after …

Olympics

TnT 4×4 team honoured at ANOC Awards 2017

Trinidad and Tobago men’s 4x400m relay team was honoured for their achievements this year at the Association of Olympic Committees ANOC Awards 2017 …

Athletics

IAAF to introduce world rankings system in athletics from next year as part of sweeping reforms

<b>London:</b> Athletics is to introduce a world rankings system in 2018 as part of a widespread effort to bring some sense and shape to its currently …

IAAF

Olympic 400m champion tears ACL during celebrity rugby match

The reigning world and Olympic champion over 400m is out of the 2018 Commonwealth Games due to injury.<p>Wayde Van Niekerk, the world record holder in …

Running

AW Readers' Choice Awards 2017

Featured<p>AW Readers’ Choice Awards 2017<p>by Athletics Weekly<p>Pick your best performers of the year in our annual readers’ vote<p>Who are your athletes of …

Olympics

New York City Marathon 2017 Men's Preview: Ghebreslassie Returns, Keflezighi's Final Race

Sunday’s TCS New York City Marathon will have no shortage of storylines to follow. From the youngest champion in history returning to defend his …

Sports

USA Track & Field

<b>NEW YORK - Team USATF’s stars of the 2016 Olympic Games and 2017 IAAF World Championships - including Emma Coburn, Justin Gatlin, Allyson Felix,</b> …

Olympics

Olympians Luc Bruchet and Natasha Wodak cruise to B.C. cross-country wins

The Rio Olympians used the provincial cross-country championships as a tune-up for nationals in Kingston at the end of NovemberThe post Olympians Luc …

Running

Finally, coaches’ voices are being heard by ASA

JOHANNESBURG – Out of the glare of the spotlight, coaches do not get the recognition they deserve, despite their immense influence on athletes’ …

Sport (South Africa)