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Air quality levels ready to be monitored in Nairobi ahead of World U20 ChampionshipsWorld Athletics modifies rules governing competition shoes for elite athletesTen cities across four continents to host Gold meetings in 2020 Continental TourAdams secures Olympic qualifier on return to competitionValencia Marathon reaps rewards from adopting World Athletics road race medical protocol
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News24 Feb 2020

Japanese team named for World Athletics Half Marathon Championships Gdynia 2020

Taku Fujimoto and Shogo Nakamura are among the 10 athletes named on Japan’s team for the World Athletics Half Marathon Championships Gdynia 2020, which will be held on 29 March.

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News24 Feb 2020

2020 World Athletics Indoor Tour winners secure wildcards for Nanjing

After the seventh and final meeting of the 2020 World Athletics Indoor Tour brought the series to a close for another year, 11 athletes have booked their place at the World Athletics Indoor Championships Nanjing 2021.

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Report23 Feb 2020

Indoor round-up: Duplantis scales 6.01m in Clermont-Ferrand, Zhoya smashes world U20 indoor 60m hurdles record

Pole vault sensation Armand Duplantis maintained his incredible run of form with a 6.01m victory at the Perche Elite Tour meeting in Clermont-Ferrand on Sunday (23).

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Report23 Feb 2020

Ayenew and debutante Chekwel break course records at Seville Marathon

Ethiopia’s Mekuant Ayenew and Uganda’s Juliet Chekwel captured commanding victories at the 36th Zurich Maratón de Sevilla, a World Athletics Gold Label road race, on Sunday (23) with respective clockings of 2:04:46 and 2:23:13.

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Report23 Feb 2020

Walsh wins on home soil in Auckland

Two-time world indoor champion Tom Walsh delighted the home fans at the Sir Graeme Douglas International, a World Athletics Continental Tour Bronze meeting, in Auckland on Sunday (23).

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Series22 Feb 2020

Lornah Kiplagat’s story behind the picture

Dutch athlete Lornah Kiplagat, one of the most acclaimed road runners of the 2000s, comments on this eye-catching picture of her en route to 2008 world half marathon gold in Rio.

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Report22 Feb 2020

Bol and Deng 800m duel closes Sydney Track Classic

In their best joint domestic display yet, Peter Bol and Joseph Deng closed the Sydney Track Classic, the opening event of the World Athletics Continental Tour, with a one-two in the men’s 800m on Saturday (22).

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Feature22 Feb 2020

Following chance encounter, Rojas continues to go from strength to strength

When Facebook makes friend suggestions, it usually recommends complete strangers or people from your past that you’d rather not reconnect with.

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Report21 Feb 2020

Rojas breaks world indoor triple jump record in Madrid with 15.43m

With her final attempt of the evening, Venezuela's Yulimar Rojas bounded out to a world triple jump record of 15.43m* at the Meeting Villa de Madrid, the final World Athletics Indoor Tour meeting of the season, on Friday (21).

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Previews21 Feb 2020

Wide open contests set for Seville

Ethiopian and Kenyans contingents are expected to battle for victory at the 37th Zurich Maratón de Sevilla, a World Athletics Gold Label road race, on Sunday (23).

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Report21 Feb 2020

Yeshaneh breaks half marathon world record in Ras Al Khaimah

Ethiopia’s Ababel Yeshaneh smashed the world record* to win the Ras Al Khaimah Half Marathon on Friday (21), clocking 1:04:31 at the World Athletics Gold Label road race.

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Press Release21 Feb 2020

Inaugural World Athletics Continental Tour to kick off this weekend

The inaugural World Athletics Continental Tour, a series of leading international one-day meetings around the globe, kicks off this weekend with back-to-back meetings in Sydney and Auckland.

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