Several champions from 2017 added to their gold medal tally during the final two days of athletics at the Southeast Asian Games in Clark, the Philippines.
At last week’s inaugural ‘Everything In Sport: Women Edition’ event in London, World Athletics’ Gender Leadership Taskforce Chair Stephanie Hightower outlined the measures taken by World Athletics to increase representation across all areas of the sport.
It was a day for defending champions at the European Cross Country Championships in Lisbon on Sunday (8), with five of the six individual titles retained by last year’s gold medallists.
Breaking away from Fatuma Sado with 10km to go at the Saitama Marathon, Peres Jepchirchir, running her first marathon outside of Kenya, won the World Athletics Silver Label road race in 2:23:50.
World Athletics is seeking a Head of Global Development, a position based at its headquarters in Monaco.
This weekend’s World Athletics Label road race action centres on the Guangzhou Marathon in China and the women’s race at Saitama.