World Athletics is pleased to confirm a list of 10 nominees for Male World Athlete of the Year.
Press Release

Nominees announced for Male World Athlete of the Year 2021

World Athletics is pleased to confirm a list of 10 nominees for Male World Athlete of the Year.... Read More

World Athletics is deeply saddened to hear that Jean-Pierre Durand, one of the sport’s most prolific photographers, died on Tuesday (19) at the age of 66.
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Prolific athletics photographer Durand dies

World Athletics is deeply saddened to hear that Jean-Pierre Durand, one of the sport’s most prolific photographers, died on Tuesday (19) at the age of 66.... Read More

If there’s one thing Shamier Little knows how to do, it’s how to bounce back.
Features

Little's road to redemption leads to Eugene

If there’s one thing Shamier Little knows how to do, it’s how to bounce back.... Read More

For Holly Bradshaw, the most important thing is not what her body looks like, but what it can do.
Features

Olympic medallist Bradshaw ready to be a role model as she celebrates body diversity

For Holly Bradshaw, the most important thing is not what her body looks like, but what it can do.... Read More

Once again, athletics fans from around the world will be invited to help select the female and male athletes of the year.
Press Release

Exceptional achievement to be celebrated at World Athletics Awards 2021

Once again, athletics fans from around the world will be invited to help select the female and male athletes of the year.... Read More

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Report17 Oct 2021

Tanui and Tola smash Dutch all-comers’ records in Amsterdam

Angela Tanui (2:17:57) and Tamirat Tola (2:03:39) produce the fastest ever times on Dutch soil

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Report17 Oct 2021

Course records for Rotich in Paris and Chepkemoi in Rome-Ostia

Course records for Elisha Rotich at the Paris Marathon and Joyce Tele Chepkemoi at the Rome-Ostia Half Marathon

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Report16 Oct 2021

Arter and Milner victorious at Cardiff Cross Challenge

Charlotte Arter and Hugo Milner take top honours at Cardiff Cross Challenge

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Previews15 Oct 2021

Tola, Walelegn, Tanui and Sado set for exciting clashes in Amsterdam

Five sub-2:05 men and eight sub-2:25 women ready to roll in the Dutch capital

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Previews15 Oct 2021

Close battles expected at Paris Marathon

Eighteen months since the last edition of the Schneider Electric Paris Marathon, the World Athletics Elite Label race returns to the French capital

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News14 Oct 2021

Runners to race Kipchoge for Paris 2024 mass marathon places

Two-time Olympic marathon champion Eliud Kipchoge is to take on Paris 2024 mass race hopefuls later this month in a running challenge being held to mark 1000 days until the Olympics in the French capital.

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Previews14 Oct 2021

Cross Country Tour Gold kicks off in Cardiff

The Cardiff Cross Challenge hosts the first Gold standard meeting of the new World Athletics Cross Country Tour.

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Feature14 Oct 2021

How former sprinter Seyi Smith switched racing on the track for 'Racing to Zero'

Racing to Zero is Smith's grassroots sustainability project.

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News14 Oct 2021

Dobromir Karamarinov elected President of European Athletics

Karamarinov becomes the sixth European Athletics President.

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Press Release14 Oct 2021

Top-level competition continues with Cross Country Tour and World Indoor Tour

The first Gold standard meeting of the new World Athletics Cross Country Tour takes place this weekend.

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News13 Oct 2021

World record-holder Tirop dies

Agnes Tirop, 1995-2021

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Feature13 Oct 2021

2021 Continental Tour Gold review – part two

In the second of a two-part series, we look back at this year’s highlights from the tour.

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