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World Athletics Championships Oregon22
To mark the seven-day countdown to Gateshead, we take a look at seven mouth-watering clashes that have been announced for the first three Diamond League meets of 2021
Wanda Diamond League

Seven Diamond League clashes to look forward to in 2021

To mark the seven-day countdown to Gateshead, we take a look at seven mouth-watering clashes that have been announced for the first three Diamond League meets of 2021... Read More

Eighteen-year-old Mu clocks 49.84, breaking a record held by Sanya Richards-Ross
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Mu runs North American U20 400m record in Texas, top jumps marks from Harrison and Gittens

Eighteen-year-old Mu clocks 49.84, breaking a record held by Sanya Richards-Ross... Read More

Ekiru moves to equal fifth on world marathon all-time list with 2:02:57
Label road races

Ekiru and Gebrekidan break Italian all-comers’ records in Milan

Ekiru moves to equal fifth on world marathon all-time list with 2:02:57... Read More

The Track Meet also saw wins for Omar McLeod, Brittney Reese and Laura Muir.
World Athletics Continental Tour

Bromell and Centrowitz dominant in California

The Track Meet also saw wins for Omar McLeod, Brittney Reese and Laura Muir.... Read More

In Olympic year, and to mark the International Day of Families, we take a look at some of the familial connections between athletes who competed at the 1991 World Athletics Championships in Tokyo and those who are contenders for this year's Games in the Japanese capital.
International Day of Families

Family links, from Tokyo in 1991 to 2021

In Olympic year, and to mark the International Day of Families, we take a look at some of the familial connections between athletes who competed at the 1991 World Athletics Championships in Tokyo and those who are contenders for this year's Games in the Japanese capital.... Read More

Here’s the thing about Olympic year, something Akani Simbine knows will always be true. “Everybody comes out fast,” he says. Everyone is ready.”
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Boosted by World Relays, South Africa's Simbine is focused on the fast road to Tokyo

Here’s the thing about Olympic year, something Akani Simbine knows will always be true. “Everybody comes out fast,” he says. Everyone is ready.”... Read More

100 ONES TO WATCH IN TOKYO


Long distance

ATHLETES

FEATURED ATHLETE


Ryan CROUSER

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Johannes VETTER

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Yulimar ROJAS

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Jiayu YANG

FEATURED ATHLETE


DeAnna PRICE

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Gudaf TSEGAY

FEATURED ATHLETE


Armand DUPLANTIS

FEATURED ATHLETE


Hugues Fabrice ZANGO

FEATURED ATHLETE


Ruth CHEPNGETICH

VIDEOS

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Jasmine Camacho-Quinn wins the 100m hurdles in Eugene

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Shaunae Miller-Uibo wins the 400m in Eugene

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Highlights - World Athletics Relays Silesia 21

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Eugene highlights - World Athletics Continental Tour Gold

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The secret behind Dutch relay success

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Michael Norman beats Rai Benjamin in the 400m in Eugene

Records

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World Record*, Area Record*
14:39
Women's 5 Kilometres
KarolineBjerkeli GRØVDAL
Norway
WHEN 01 May 2021
WHERE Maarud gård (NOR)
Area Record, National Record
47.68
Men's 400 Metres Hurdles
AlisonDOS SANTOS
Brazil
WHEN 09 May 2021
WHERE Hilmer Lodge Stadium, Walnut, CA (USA)
National Record
10.15
Men's 100 Metres
YupunAbeykoon MUDIYANSELAGE
Sri Lanka
WHEN 13 May 2021
WHERE Centro Sportivo Fontanassa, Savona (ITA)
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