Athletics New Zealand have announced the resignation of chief executive Linda Hamersley.
Exclusive: Innovative plans detailed by Aarhus 2019 organisers to get cross country back at Olympics
Organisers of the 2019 International Association of Athletics Federations’ (IAAF) World Cross Country Championships in Aarhus plan to use mass participation and a more challenging course to help achieve the key aim of getting the sport back onto the Olympic programme.
Abbott World Marathon Majors have announced their prize structure has been altered to reward the top three finishers in the series - while a charity programme is also being launched.
Commonwealth Games champion Kaliese Spencer and World Championship relay medallist Riker Hylton have each been charged by the Jamaica Anti-Doping Commission (JADCO) with avoiding or refusing drugs tests.
A former hammer world record holder has been implicated in the third doping scandal of her career after being named among three Russians to have reportedly tested positive following re-analysis of samples submitted at London 2012.
European Athletics President Svein Arne Hansen has claimed individuals under suspicion for any potential ethics breaches should immediately step down from sporting roles while allegations are investigated.
China has opted not to send a team to the ongoing World Masters Athletics (WMA) Indoor Championships in Daegu amid political tension with South Korea.
A former UK Athletics doctor has been summoned by Members of Parliament to explain why he injected four-time Olympic champion Sir Mo Farah with a controversial supplement.
Four runners under the team leadership of Kenya's Tegla Loroupe will form an Athlete Refugee Team in the mixed relay event at the International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) World Cross Country Championships in Kampala.
Snapchat initiative at Los Angeles Marathon to showcase innovations 2024 Olympics in city could bring
A record field of 24,000 at the Skechers Performance Los Angeles Marathon tomorrow is expected to showcase the city's bid to host the 2024 Olympic and Paralympic Games.
Former British fell running champion Lauren Jeska has been jailed for 18 years for the attempted murder of a UK Athletics official in an attack at Birmingham's Alexander Stadium in March last year.
IAAF vow to take action against World Championships hosts if bribery proven as French police widen probe
Future host cities of the International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) World Championships could be stripped of the events if allegations of corruption are proven, the sport's governing body have warned after reports emerged that French prosecutors are investigating the awarding of several editions of the competition.
Britain's rising middle-distance star Laura Muir is emerging as the home athlete to watch at this year's International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) World Championships after soaring ticket sales for the women's 1500 metres final.
Double Olympic gold medallist Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce of Jamaica will not defend her 100 metres title at this year's World Athletics Championships in London after announcing she is pregnant.
Ed Warner, the chairman of UK Athletics, has been appointed to lead the Crystal Palace Football Club Foundation, it has been announced.