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Series12 Mar 2021

World Athletics podcast – celebrating women in athletics

In a special episode of the World Athletics podcast, guest host Joanna Hayes is joined by fellow hurdles greats Gail Devers, Sally Pearson and Derval O'Rourke.

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Feature12 Mar 2021

Terada: from athletics to rugby and back

Asuka Terada’s career as a track and field athlete is unique.

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Feature03 Mar 2021

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.

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Feature31 Aug 2020

After quirky introduction, Amusan’s rise through the hurdles ranks continues

Every athlete embarks upon a unique journey, but for World Championships fourth-place finisher Tobi Amusan, her unorthodox arrival upon the hurdles is a story worth explaining.

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Report28 Jun 2020

Rooth moves to No.2 on world U20 decathlon all-time list, Ehammer leaps 8.15m

European U20 bronze medallist Markus Rooth smashed the Norwegian U20 decathlon in Oslo on Sunday (28), moving to No.2 on the world U20 all-time list with a score of 8238.

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Feature24 Dec 2019

Long-standing record now broken, Anderson eyes faster times and more titles in 2020

Britany Anderson didn’t just beat a world U20 record this year; she broke the curse on age-group sprint hurdles bests.

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News30 Nov 2019

2019 review: hurdles

Our end-of-year reviews continue with a look back at 2019’s top action in the hurdles events.

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Report06 Oct 2019

Report: women's 100m hurdles - IAAF World Athletics Championships Doha 2019

The ‘supermom’ theme that had been set at the start of the championships by some of the first few winners of women’s titles had a reprise in the final individual track event of the week.

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Feature04 Oct 2019

Surprise winner in 2015, Williams returns as the favourite in Doha

Overcoming the odds has been one of the strongest traits of 2015 world champion Danielle Williams of Jamaica. The 27-year-old, who will be competing in her fourth IAAF World Championships in Doha, recalls her journey leading up to her triumph in Beijing.

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Previews24 Sep 2019

Preview: women's 100m hurdles - IAAF World Athletics Championships Doha 2019

.When Danielle Williams won the world 100m hurdles title four years ago, it was seen as one of the biggest surprise performances of the championships. Now, however, she heads to Doha as one of the favourites in her event.

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Press Release11 Sep 2019

Ratified: Muhammad’s world 400m hurdles record and Anderson’s world U20 100m hurdles record

Dalilah Muhammad’s world 400m hurdles record of 52.20 and Brittany Anderson’s world U20 100m hurdles records of 12.79 and 12.71 have been ratified.

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Feature24 Aug 2019

Vargas’s journey from Puriscal to Pan American gold

When she crossed the finish line first in the 100m hurdles race at Lima’s Videna Stadium, Andrea Carolina Vargas made history.

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