Defending champion Wilson Kipsang of Kenya insists his focus is on retaining his title rather than setting a world record at this weekend’s eagerly-anticipated Virgin Money London Marathon.
Svein Arne Hansen, the newly-elected President of European Athletics, has claimed he is fully supportive of the model for the 2018 European Sports Championships, which will be held in Glasgow and Berlin.
Radcliffe to be awarded inaugural John Disley London Marathon Lifetime Achievement Award to mark last race
Women’s marathon world record holder Paula Radcliffe is set to receive the inaugural John Disley London Marathon Lifetime Achievement Award after the 2015 Virgin Money London Marathon it was announced here today.
The International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) has hosted a high profile two-hour demonstration of its Nestlé Kids’ Athletics grassroots development programme, one of the biggest of its kind in the world of sport, here.
UK Athletics announces head of marketing and communications and legal adviser for 2017 IAAF World Championships
UK Athletics have today announced Chris Denny and Michael Beloff as the latest appointments for the 2017 World Athletics Championships in London.
The Council of the International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) voted overwhelmingly in favour of the recent decision to bypass normal procedure and award the 2021 Athletics World Championships to the city of Eugene in the United States, Lamine Diack, the body’s President, has told insidethegames.
Lelisa Desisa of Ethiopia won his second Boston Marathon today in 2hours 9min 17sec - and this time the race favourite will be happy to keep his medal.
Keflezighi "honoured" to endorse Boston 2024 Olympic bid as he prepares Boston Marathon title defence
Meb Keflezighi is far from certain about being able to defend his Boston Marathon title tomorrow, but the Eritrean-born United States runner is definite about the benefits of the city hosting the Olympics and Paralympics in 2024.
Single entry standards for the Rio 2016 Olympic Games have been approved by the International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) at the world governing body’s Council meeting in Beijing.
US to host World Athletics Championships for first time after Eugene awarded 2021 event - but decision upsets Sweden
The United States will host the International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) World Championships for the first time after Eugene in Oregon was awarded the 2021 event.
Kosovo have been granted provisional admittance as a member of the International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF), it was announced today.
British Athletics appoint Dame Tessa Jowell as chair of 2017 World Championships Inspiration Programme
British Athletics have today announced former Olympics Minister Dame Tessa Jowell as chair of the London 2017 World Athletics Inspiration Programme.
Leading runners from Rosa Associati and Gerrard van der Veen’s Volare Sports stables, including double world 1500 metres champion Asbel Kiprop and world marathon record holder Dennis Kimetto, have taken part in a joint press conference in Eldoret to protest against Athletics Kenya’s suspension of their managers.
Athletics Kenya has suspended two agencies - Rosa Associati and Volare Sports - for six months pending investigations into a spate of doping cases involving home athletes.
Kenya’s Mark Korir and Ethiopia's Meseret Mengistu have won the men’s and women’s races respectively of the Paris Marathon, both in personal best times.