Willie Banks claps for Global Conversation

As World Athletics launches its ‘Global Conversation’, chair of the Working Plan Group, Willie Banks, celebrates its importance in shaping the future World Athletics this week launched their ‘Global Conversation’ about the future of...

Have your say on the future of the sport

World Athletics starts a ‘global conversation’ so that athletes, coaches, officials and fans can help shape the global governing body’s plans World Athletics has invited everyone to take part in a ‘global conversation’...

World Athletics footwear rules to apply across all UKA events

British governing body announces that any competitions under their rules must comply to global guidance UK Athletics has announced today (March 9) that the World Athletics rules concerning footwear are to be implemented across...

World Athletics launches #WeGrowAthletics for greater gender equality

Global governing body makes a series of pledges to coincide with International Women’s Day To coincide with International Women’s Day, World Athletics has launched a campaign called #WeGrowAthletics designed to build on the strides...

Records tumble as stars come out to play in Staten Island

Fast times in New York as Shaunae Miller-Uibo dominates, while Charlie Da’Vall Grice breaks British 1000m record and Jake Wightman lowers Scottish 1500m mark There had been high hopes for fast times at the New...

Records tumble as stars come out to play in Staten Island

Fast times in New York as Shaunae Miller-Uibo dominates, while Charlie Da’Vall Grice breaks British 1000m record and Jake Wightman lowers Scottish 1500m mark There had been high hopes for fast times at the New...

Kannenberg, 1972 Olympic 50km race walk champion, dies| News

World Athletics is saddened by the news that Bernd Kannenberg, the 1972 Olympic champion in the 50km race walk, died on Wednesday (13) at 78. Born on 20 August, 1942 in Königsberg, Kannenberg didn't...

British sprints coach Cowan dies| News

World Athletics is deeply saddened to hear that British sprints coach Lloyd Cowan died on Monday (11) at the age of 58. During his 20-year coaching career, Cowan guided many leading British sprinters, including...

No cross country at Paris 2024

Cross-country running’s long wait to make its Olympic comeback continues, while 50km race walk could be mixed sex in four years’ time Cross-country running will not be part of the 2024 Olympics in Paris...

Seb Coe’s views on the shoes

World Athletics president says recent records are not entirely down to carbon fibre-plated shoes and that technological advancements are nothing new Seb Coe says advantages given by modern-day racing shoes is an “age-old challenge”...
- Advertisement -

Recent Posts