National U20 record-holder embarks on her first senior season
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Teenage talent Ilic hopeful of Belgrade call-up

National U20 record-holder embarks on her first senior season... Read more

World No.1 long jumper wants to win first world indoor title
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Olympic and European long jump champion Tentoglou targets another title in Belgrade

World No.1 long jumper wants to win first world indoor title... Read more

Preparations are in full swing
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World Athletics delegation visits Belgrade again

Preparations are in full swing... Read more

World Athletics is deeply saddened to hear that John Velzian, a former coach and administrator who dedicated his life to the sport, has died at the age of 93.
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Kenya athletics stalwart Velzian dies

World Athletics is deeply saddened to hear that John Velzian, a former coach and administrator who dedicated his life to the sport, has died at the age of 93.... Read more

Rink Babka, 1936-2022
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Series20 Jan 2022

World Athletics Podcast – javelin special

The latest edition of the World Athletics Podcast brings together three legends of the javelin, with Neeraj Chopra and Julius Yego joined by host Steve Backley.

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News19 Jan 2022

Brazier and Saruni headline 400m and 800m fields at Millrose Games

World 800m champion Brazier steps down in distance

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News19 Jan 2022

Muir targets world indoor 1000m record in Birmingham

Olympic silver medallist will aim to run faster than 2:30.94

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News18 Jan 2022

World Athletics scoring tables updated for 2022

The World Athletics scoring tables have been updated for 2022 and are available to download from the World Athletics website.

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Feature18 Jan 2022

Trailblazers immortalised in illustration

Many of the biggest moments in athletics history, relived in a way never seen before.

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News17 Jan 2022

Barega returns to Lievin with world record target

Organisers have announced that Ethiopia's Selemon Barega is to return to the Meeting Hauts-de-France Pas-de-Calais – a World Athletics Indoor Tour Gold meeting – in Lievin on 17 February, to tackle the world indoor 3000m record.

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News17 Jan 2022

Pozzi, Martinot-Lagarde and Belocian set for Karlsruhe hurdles clash

World indoor champion Andrew Pozzi is to open his World Athletics Indoor Tour Gold campaign at the INIT Indoor Meeting Karlsruhe, where he will again go up against world medallist Pascal Martinot-Lagarde.

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Press Release17 Jan 2022

Countdown to the 2022 World Athletics Continental Tour

The 2022 World Athletics Continental Tour will commence in just five days with an expanded schedule featuring meetings in all six continental areas, beginning in New Zealand.

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Report16 Jan 2022

D'Amato and Chepngeno impress as records fall in Houston

Keira D'Amato broke the long-standing US women’s marathon record, while Kenya’s Vicoty Chepngeno set a North American all-comers’ half marathon record to move to 11th on the world all-time list and Sara Hall broke the US half marathon record on a busy morning of road race action in Houston on Sunday (16).

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Report16 Jan 2022

Jones, Harrison and Usoro get their 2022 campaigns off to a strong start

Terrence Jones breaks through with 6.45 for 60m, Kendra Harrison storms to 7.81 60m hurdles win

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News15 Jan 2022

Lyles, Baker and Knighton to clash over 60m at Staten Island

World 200m champion takes on world indoor bronze medallist and world U20 record-holder

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News15 Jan 2022

Giles faces Kramer in Karlsruhe, quality field event clashes in Torun

European indoor shot put medallists ready to reunite in Torun

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