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News04 May 2016

History set to be made at Rio 2016 Olympic Games

The athletics at the Rio 2016 Olympic Games gets under way in exactly 100 days’ time. With 47 titles on the line, 2000 athletes from more than 200 nations are set to compete in the Brazilian city. And some of those athletes and countries, covered in these 10 points below, are on the brink of rewriting Olympic history.

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News23 Mar 2016

Spain names full team of 21 for Rome

Spain will be represented by 21 athletes at the IAAF World Race Walking Team Championships Rome 2016 on 7-8 May.

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News04 Nov 2015

Garcia and Lopez earn early selection for Rio

Race walkers Jesus Angel Garcia and Miguel Angel Lopez will represent Spain at both the Rio 2016 Olympic Games and the IAAF World Race Walking Team Championships.

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News12 Aug 2015

Record-breaking Garcia leads Spain's team for IAAF World Championships, Beijing 2015

Spain will be represented by 39 athletes at the IAAF World Championships, Beijing 2015.

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News02 May 2014

Garcia set to stand the test of time at Taicang 2014

If race walking needed a better spokesman for the discipline, it’s unlikely that it could do better than the eloquent and entertaining Jesus Angel Garcia, who will be contesting his 11th IAAF Race Walking World Cup when he stands at the start of the 50km event in Taicang on Saturday (3).

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Previews30 Apr 2014

Senior men's race preview – IAAF World Race Walking Cup Taicang 2014

Familiar foes are ready to do battle at the 26th IAAF World Race Walking Cup in Taicang over the coming weekend (3-4) as China and Russia once again stand out as main contenders for the individual and team gold medals in the two senior men’s events.

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News30 Jul 2013

Veteran Garcia named on Spanish team for World Championships

When Spain’s Jesus Angel Garcia takes to the start line for the 50km Race Walk at the 2013 IAAF World Championships in Moscow, he will make history for the most appearances by a male athlete in the history of the event.

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