The 2021 World Athletics Indoor Tour kicks off on Sunday with the American Track League Meeting 1 in Fayetteville, Arkansas, USA, on the famously fast track at the Randal Tyson Track Center.
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Watch the inaugural American Track League meeting in Fayetteville

The 2021 World Athletics Indoor Tour kicks off on Sunday with the American Track League Meeting 1 in Fayetteville, Arkansas, USA, on the famously fast track at the Randal Tyson Track Center.... Read More

Martinot-Lagarde debuts with 7.54 in Miramas, Walsh and Adams notch shot put wins in Hastings
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Schwanitz returns with 19.11m in Chemnitz, Boling clocks 45.51 in Columbia

Martinot-Lagarde debuts with 7.54 in Miramas, Walsh and Adams notch shot put wins in Hastings... Read More

The massive regional junior championship event will take place from 2-4 July in Bermuda.
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Carifta Games moved to July

The massive regional junior championship event will take place from 2-4 July in Bermuda.... Read More

The six-metre pole vault remains one of the most elusive barriers in elite athletics yet it is also one of the most universal.
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The six-metre vault: a universal yet elusive achievement

The six-metre pole vault remains one of the most elusive barriers in elite athletics yet it is also one of the most universal.... Read More

Organisers of the World Athletics Relays Silesia21 marked 100 days to go with an appearance by Lunani, one of the tallest mascots in sport.
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World Athletics Relays Silesia21 marks 100 days to go

Organisers of the World Athletics Relays Silesia21 marked 100 days to go with an appearance by Lunani, one of the tallest mascots in sport.... Read More

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News21 Jan 2021

How unpredictability and diversity have become a key feature of the World Athletics Relays

If the World Athletics Relays has highlighted anything across its first four editions, it’s that relays are a far more diverse area of the sport than many people realise.

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Series20 Jan 2021

Doha to Tokyo: Kelsey-Lee Barber

In the latest in our mini-series tracking the journey of athletes from the World Athletics Championships Doha 2019 through to the Tokyo Olympics, we focus on world javelin champion Kelsey-Lee Barber from Australia.

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Feature18 Jan 2021

Propelled by a passion for teaching, Stevenson now calls the shots for two of the world's best throwers

After guiding Tom Walsh to a slew of medals, the Australian coach has now taken Valerie Adams under his wing.

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News18 Jan 2021

Local organisers launch World Athletics Cross Country Championships Bathurst 21 Global Challenge

Initiative designed to allow runners around the world to participate and interact with each other in the year leading to the main event.

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Report17 Jan 2021

Mu threatens world U20 indoor 800m record, Lightfoot tops 5.94m, Browning scorches wind-assisted 9.96 - weekend round-up

Athing Mu missed world indoor U20 800m record by 0.04, KC Lightfoot topped an early-season world lead of 5.94m in Lubbock while Rohan Browning sped to a wind-assisted 9.96 clocking over 100m at the Illawarra Track Challenge in Wollongong, Australia.

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Report16 Jan 2021

Zango smashes world indoor triple jump record with 18.07m

World bronze medallist Hugues Fabrice Zango produced the first standout athletics moment of 2021 by sailing to a world indoor triple jump record of 18.07m* in Aubiere on Saturday (16).

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News16 Jan 2021

Job vacancy: Event Operations Coordinator

World Athletics is looking for an Event Operations Coordinator to join its competition and events department.

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Feature15 Jan 2021

Following late-season breakthrough, Mallett aims to hit the ground running in 2021

While for many people 2020 was a year to forget, for sprint hurdler Aaron Mallett the year could not have tasted much sweeter.

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Feature14 Jan 2021

After threatening 70-metre barrier, Gudnason emerges as Tokyo medal threat

In 2019 the rising Icelandic star finished last at the World Championships. After a breakthrough throw last year, he enters 2021 as one of the best discus throwers in the world.

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Series13 Jan 2021

Doha to Tokyo: Steven Gardiner

Catching up with world 400m champion Steven Gardiner

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Feature11 Jan 2021

Rome victory leaves Scotti beaming with pride and motivated for future

Edoardo Scotti’s 45.21-second run in the 400m at the Wanda Diamond League meeting in Rome last year was more than just a PB.

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Report10 Jan 2021

Gashahun and Gebreselama victorious at Great Ethiopian Run

Abe Gashahun and Tsigie Gebreselama were the winners of the 2021 Great Ethiopian Run

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