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IAAF News

  • Cheruiyot joins Frankfurt Marathon field 09/19/2017Vivian Cheruiyot of Kenya, the 2016 Olympic 5000m champion, has joined the field for the Mainova Frankfurt Marathon, an IAAF Gold Label Road Race, on 29 October, organisers have announced.
  • World bronze medallist Ingebrigtsen continues Norwegian renaissance 09/19/2017Medals are like buses. After Vebjorn Rodal claimed bronze in the men’s 800m in Gothenburg in 1995, Norway went 10 consecutive editions of the IAAF World Championships without winning a medal on the track. Then in a matter of days, at the IAAF World Championships London 2017, two appeared almost at once.
  • Kazakhs off to strong start at Asian Indoor Games in Ashgabat 09/18/2017With three gold medals – and two of those won with Games records – Kazakhstan got off to a flying start on the first day of athletics at the Ashgabat 2017 5th Asian Indoor and Martial Arts Games in Ashgabat on Monday (18).
  • My greatest challenge – Allen Johnson 09/18/2017Four-time world champion Allen Johnson is one of the all-time hurdling greats. But the 1996 Olympic champion says that jetlag was one of the toughest barriers he had to overcome during his career.
  • Cheroben sizzles 58:40 world lead at Copenhagen Half Marathon 09/17/2017Abraham Cheroben clocked a world-leading 58:40 to win the Copenhagen Half Marathon, an IAAF Gold Label Road Race, on Sunday (17).
  • Warner and Vetter prevail in Talence 09/17/2017Damian Warner and Anouk Vetter prevailed at the 41st edition of the Decastar in Talence, France, on Sunday (17), the last competition of the 2017 IAAF Combined Events Challenge.
  • Bounasr and Beyene take top honours in Beijing 09/17/2017Salah-Eddine Bounasr stunned a quality field that included 11 sub-2:10 runners to become the first Moroccan winner in the 37-year history of Beijing Marathon, an IAAF Gold Label Road Race, on Sunday (17) while Meselech Beyene rallied to extend Ethiopia’s win streak in the women’s race to four years.

IAAF Spikes

  • "Toughen up" 09/13/2017Brenda Martinez is speedy on the track, but drives
  • "Keep a clear head" 09/11/2017Pole vault ace Holly Bradshaw shares her best tips
  • All in for Allen 09/08/2017During the world champs the internet fell in love
  • #OfficeGoals 09/07/2017Fancy a spot of altitude training in the city?
  • The Diamond Wrap 09/04/2017A look back at some weird and wonderful moments fr
  • "Be confident" 08/31/2017Long jumper Emiliano Lasa has almost single-handed
  • Gabe 08/24/2017If you only watch one thing today…
  • London Wrap X 08/13/2017What a night what a sport what a championships. Th
  • London Wrap IX 08/13/2017Nothing in this world is not static. The 2017 IAAF
  • London Wrap VIII 08/11/2017We’re running out of ways to be confused. Day eigh