French judges have issued international arrest warrants for two former Russian athletics officials as part of an investigation into doping cover-ups, it was reported today.
Japan’s Nomi City witnessed a stunning demonstration of home race walking talent in the third leg of the 2019 International Association of Athletics Federation Race Walking Challenge, with Toshikazu Yamanishi leading home four fellow countrymen over 20 kilometres - and with all three medallists breaking 1 hour 18min.
Geoff Gardner has been re-elected President of the Oceania Athletics Association (OAA) for a fourth time.
Japan’s Toshikazu Yamanishi is favourite to win the 14th Asian 20km Race Walking Championships tomorrow, but he may not be able to win the overall race in which this competition sits - the third leg of this season’s International Association of Athletics Federation’s Race Walking Challenge.
Representatives from an International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) air quality project have given a talk on the project at a United Nations (UN) Environment Assembly in Nairobi.
Svein Arne Hansen, who will stand unopposed in April for a third term in office as President of European Athletics, has said in his fourth annual report, entitled "Change Delivered", that his mission is "to take athletics to every home and to every phone in Europe".
The International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) today announced changes to its Diamond League format as of 2020, including a drop from 32 to 24 events, a reduction from 14 to 13 meetings and a decrease of the maximum current track event distance of 5,000 metres to 3,000m.
New hitch to Russian reinstatement as IAAF Task Force probes allegations of discredited coaches remaining active
The International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) Task Force is requesting an urgent meeting with the Russian Athletics Federation (RusAF) over recent allegations that coaches involved in the sport's discredited old regime in their country are still involved with current competitors.
Controversial proposals by the International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) Race Walking Committee to alter the current standard distances of 20 and 50 kilometres, with the latter disappearing from major international competition, have been "agreed in principle".
The International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) will partially employ its new world rankings - due to be introduced on a trial basis this season - to select athletes eligible for Olympic places in 2020.
Proposals by the International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) Race Walking Committee to reduce distances from 20 and 50 kilometres, criticised by several top athletes, will be under consideration at the two-day IAAF Council meeting due to start in Doha tomorrow.
A decision to clear Indian shot putter Inderjeet Singh of a doping offence has been appealed by the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) to the Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS).
The International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) has announced it will elect its first female vice-president this year as it continues its efforts to ensure that women are represented at the highest levels of the sport.
Scotland's own Laura Muir successfully completed the defence of both her European Athletics Indoor Championship titles here as, with the 3,000 metres gold already secured, she produced another performance of pulverising power and intent to win the 1,500m in 4min 5.92sec.
Ethiopia's Yomif Kejelcha smashed the world indoor record for the mile at the Bruce Lehane Invitational in Boston.