The campaign, launched to coincide with International Women's Day 2021, is designed to build on the strides the sport has taken towards greater gender equality.
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World Athletics launches #WeGrowAthletics to take further strides towards greater gender equality in sport

The campaign, launched to coincide with International Women's Day 2021, is designed to build on the strides the sport has taken towards greater gender equality.... Read More

Four world leads among the highlight on the final final day of the 2021 European Indoor Championships in Torun.
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Ingebrigtsen takes second title, Del Ponte sizzles 7.03 and Duplantis tops 6.05m to cap European Indoor Championships

Four world leads among the highlight on the final final day of the 2021 European Indoor Championships in Torun.... Read More

One of the best performances so far at the European Indoor Championships came in the last final of the day as Italy’s Lamont Marcell Jacobs powered to 60m gold in 6.47 in Torun on Saturday (6).
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Jacobs storms to European indoor 60m title in world-leading 6.47

One of the best performances so far at the European Indoor Championships came in the last final of the day as Italy’s Lamont Marcell Jacobs powered to 60m gold in 6.47 in Torun on Saturday (6).... Read More

Olympic heptathlon champion Nafissatou Thiam highlighted the first day of finals at the European Indoor Championships in Torun on Friday (5) as the Belgian won the pentathlon with a world-leading national record of 4904.
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Thiam regains European indoor pentathlon title with world-leading 4904

Olympic heptathlon champion Nafissatou Thiam highlighted the first day of finals at the European Indoor Championships in Torun on Friday (5) as the Belgian won the pentathlon with a world-leading national record of 4904.... Read More

When Sally Pearson abruptly announced her retirement last August, it seemed Australian women’s hurdling would be waiting some time for another athlete capable of reaching global championship finals.
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How Hannan moulded Clay into Australia’s next top sprint hurdler

When Sally Pearson abruptly announced her retirement last August, it seemed Australian women’s hurdling would be waiting some time for another athlete capable of reaching global championship finals.... Read More

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World shot put leader Dongmo: ‘I believe in myself and the work I am doing’

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Feature01 Mar 2021

Folorunso: 'Sport is a universal language that can be used for good'

It was a photo that said so much about the changing face of a nation, one that triggered a wave of debate on social media and among the highest reaches of Italian politics: four athletes, standing proud in front of their country’s flag at the 2018 Mediterranean Games.

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Press Release01 Mar 2021

Russian Athletics Federation reinstatement plan approved by World Athletics Council

Following detailed work by World Athletics’ Russia Taskforce, its independent experts, and RusAF, a final plan for the reinstatement of RusAF to membership of World Athletics was recommended to the World Athletics Council last week.

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Report28 Feb 2021

Mu breaks world U20 indoor 800m record in Fayetteville

The 18-year-old clocked 1:58.40 at the Southeast Conference Championships to clip more than half a second from the previous mark.

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Feature26 Feb 2021

As world record-setting son’s rise continues, Helena Duplantis relishing the joy in the art of coaching

“Being part of somebody’s success, being able to help someone who’s falling in love with their event, or the sport itself, helping them, it’s a great feeling. It’s very gratifying to be part of that.”

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Feature25 Feb 2021

Record-breaker Holloway: ‘The sky is the limit’

“Hurdlers are sprinters with attitudes,” says Grant Holloway.

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News24 Feb 2021

Cheptegei, Duplantis and Kosgei nominated for Laureus World Sports Awards

World record-holders Joshua Cheptegei, Mondo Duplantis and Brigid Kosgei are among the nominees for the Laureus World Sports Awards.

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Feature23 Feb 2021

Energised by world indoor 1500m record, Tsegay sets sights on next target

Gudaf Tsegay remembers her early days in the sport when she would look up to two-time Olympic gold medallist Meseret Defar as a role model.

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Report21 Feb 2021

Yamanishi cruises to 1:17:20 victory at Japanese 20km Race Walking Championships

The sun shone for Toshikazu Yamanishi at the 104th Japanese Championships in Kobe.

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Series21 Feb 2021

For The Record: Yulimar Rojas

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Report20 Feb 2021

Iapichino breaks world U20 indoor long jump record with 6.91m in Ancona

Larissa Iapichino broke the world U20 indoor record in the long jump with a leap of 6.91m at the Italian Indoor Championships in Ancona on Saturday.

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Feature20 Feb 2021

Huwe Burton’s journey from wrongfully convicted to runner

During his 19 years in prison for a crime he didn't commit, Burton said, 'running helped me feel free'.

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