It has been a stunning 12 months of success for Geoffrey Kamworor, who won the senior men’s title at the IAAF World Cross Country Championships, Guiyang 2015 on Saturday (28).
Features

After road and cross-country success, Kamworor’s attention turns to track

It has been a stunning 12 months of success for Geoffrey Kamworor, who won the senior men’s title at the IAAF World Cross Country Championships, Guiyang 2015 on Saturday (28).... Read More

Geoffrey Kamworor enhanced his reputation as a runner for the big stage as he maintained his unbeaten championship record at the IAAF World Cross Country Championships, Guiyang 2015.
Reports

Kamworor maintains his perfect championship record in Guiyang

Geoffrey Kamworor enhanced his reputation as a runner for the big stage as he maintained his unbeaten championship record at the IAAF World Cross Country Championships, Guiyang 2015.... Read More

In the battle of East Africa, and with an impressive start-to-finish victory, 19-year-old Agnes Tirop brought home Kenya’s 300th IAAF World Cross Country Championships medal when winning the women’s senior race in Guiyang on Saturday (28).
Reports

Teenage talent Tirop triumphs in Guiyang

In the battle of East Africa, and with an impressive start-to-finish victory, 19-year-old Agnes Tirop brought home Kenya’s 300th IAAF World Cross Country Championships medal when winning the women’s senior race in Guiyang on Saturday (28).... Read More

Yasin Haji finished second at the Ethiopian Trials at the Jan Meda International Cross Country in February but he had the beating of his compatriots – and the rest of the world – in the junior men’s race at the IAAF World Cross Country Championships, Guiyang 2015 on Saturday (28).
Reports

Haji defends Ethiopian honour to win junior men's title in Guiyang

Yasin Haji finished second at the Ethiopian Trials at the Jan Meda International Cross Country in February but he had the beating of his compatriots – and the rest of the world – in the junior men’s race at the IAAF World Cross Country Championships, Guiyang 2015 on Saturday (28).... Read More

Ethiopian cross-country trials winner Letesenbet Gidey took an impressive junior women's victory at the IAAF World Cross Country Championships, Guiyang 2015 in her first international race outside of Ethiopia.
Reports

Gidey gets Guiyang gold in first international race

Ethiopian cross-country trials winner Letesenbet Gidey took an impressive junior women's victory at the IAAF World Cross Country Championships, Guiyang 2015 in her first international race outside of Ethiopia.... Read More

IaafNews28 Mar 2015

Guiyang passes the baton to Kampala

As the IAAF World Cross Country Championships, Guiyang 2015 drew to a close on Saturday (28), thoughts already turned to the next edition of the championships in Kampala in 2017.

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News27 Mar 2015

Follow all the action online – IAAF World Cross Country Championships, Guiyang 2015

The IAAF World Cross Country Championships, Guiyang 2015 gets under way on Saturday (28) and you can follow all the action on the IAAF website.

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News27 Mar 2015

Guiyang capitalises on being IAAF World Cross Country Championships host

The IAAF World Cross Country Championships, Guiyang 2015 will be the third time the championships have been staged on the continent of Asia, and the fact that all three editions have come in the past decade shows the growing importance and rising profile of not only cross-country running but athletics in general within Asia.

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Feature27 Mar 2015

IAAF ambassador Sonia O'Sullivan is a committed cross country fan

Seventeen years on from completing her historic long and short-course double at the 1998 IAAF World Cross Country Championships, Sonia O’Sullivan took to the stage as an IAAF ambassador at this year’s pre-event press conference in Guiyang, China, on Friday (27).

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News27 Mar 2015

Athletes' press conference – IAAF World Cross Country Championships, Guiyang 2015

The IAAF World Cross Country Championships, Guiyang 2015 pre-event press conference took place at the Guiyang Olympic Stadium, China, with four of the expected leading participants in the senior races facing the media on Friday (27).

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IaafNews27 Mar 2015

SINOLUBE is the official lubricant of the IAAF

The IAAF announced that SINOLUBE (Sinopec Lubricants) will be the official lubricant of the IAAF at a press conference in the Chinese city of Guiyang on Friday (27).

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News27 Mar 2015

Course conditions could play to Derrick’s strengths in Guiyang

After helping the USA to their first team medal since 2001 at the IAAF World Cross Country Championships two years ago, Chris Derrick hopes those championships marked, “an upswing, rather than a peak” of his country’s current purple patch at cross country.

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IaafNews27 Mar 2015

President Diack: "Guiyang is a truly significant moment for cross country"

IAAF President Lamine Diack faced the media at the traditional pre-event press conference for the IAAF World Cross Country Championships, Guiyang 2015 on Friday (27).

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Press Release26 Mar 2015

Prize money of US$280,000 – IAAF World Cross Country Championships, Guiyang 2015

No less than US$280,000 in prize money will be paid out by the IAAF to the leading runners in the two senior races at the IAAF World Cross Country Championships, Guiyang 2015 on Saturday 28 March.

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Press Release25 Mar 2015

Course and scoring details – IAAF World Cross Country Championships, Guiyang 2015

The Chinese city of Guiyang is ready to welcome more than 400 runners from 51 different countries at the IAAF World Cross Country Championships, Guiyang 2015 on Saturday 28 March.

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Previews24 Mar 2015

Senior men’s preview – IAAF World Cross Country Championships, Guiyang 2015

Just like the senior men’s race two years ago, which produced more than its fair share of surprises, the event at the IAAF World Cross Country Championships, Guiyang 2015 is shaping up to be more than a straight-forward contest between Ethiopia and Kenya.

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Previews24 Mar 2015

Senior women’s preview – IAAF World Cross Country Championships, Guiyang 2015

With 22 years between the youngest and oldest competitors, the senior women’s race at the IAAF World Cross Country Championships, Guiyang 2015 will be a battle between youth and experience.

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