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Previews23 Jul 2021

Tokyo Olympics preview: 400m hurdles

Expected highlights in the men's and women's 400m hurdles.

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Previews23 Jul 2021

Tokyo Olympics preview: 3000m steeplechase

Expected highlights in the women's and men's 3000m steeplechase.

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Feature23 Jul 2021

Athletics flag bearers help to light up Olympic Opening Ceremony in Tokyo

The wait is almost over and with all eyes on Tokyo's Olympic Stadium, 69 athletes from the sport of athletics will be among the flag bearers when the Opening Ceremony of the Olympic Games Tokyo 2020 gets under way on Friday (23).

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Previews22 Jul 2021

Tokyo Olympics preview: high jump

Expected highlights in the men's and women's high jump.

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Previews22 Jul 2021

Tokyo Olympics preview: pole vault

Expected highlights in the women's and men's pole vault.

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Series22 Jul 2021

Sam Kendricks: why I vault

The pole vault can seems a little scary to many people but I believe it is thrilling because you have to balance risk versus reward.

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Previews22 Jul 2021

Tokyo Olympics preview: long jump

Expected highlights in the men's and women's long jump.

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Previews22 Jul 2021

Tokyo Olympics preview: triple jump

Expected highlights in the women's and men's triple jump.

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Press Release22 Jul 2021

Zatopek, Takahashi and Kipchoge highlight opening of MOWA Olympic Athletics Collection room

Artefacts from Emil Zatopek, Naoko Takahashi and Eliud Kipchoge highlight the Olympic Athletics Collection room which opens today in the virtual Museum of World Athletics (MOWA)

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News22 Jul 2021

Olympic legends Thorpe and Radke awarded World Athletics Heritage Plaques

Jim Thorpe and Lina Radke are the latest recipients of the World Athletics Heritage Plaque in the posthumous category of ‘Legend’.

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News22 Jul 2021

Journey through Olympic history with ASICS footwear display

At the heart of the new Olympic Athletics Collection room is a spectacular ASICS historic shoe display.

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Feature22 Jul 2021

Heatley, from reluctant marathon runner to Olympic silver

It was at the last Olympic Games in Tokyo, back in 1964, that Basil Heatley followed in the footsteps of Sam Ferris (1932), Ernie Harper (1936) and Tom Richards (1948) with a silver medal-winning run.

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