American three-time Olympic champion Tianna Bartoletta has hit out at her compatriot Christian Coleman for his attitude towards a provisional anti-doping suspension.
Athletics Tanzania is aiming for more athletes to secure Tokyo 2020 berths once international competition resumes, with an official from the body saying the current level of qualification is "not good".
A study into Russian doping in athletics has analysed the difference in performance between athletes who have served doping bans and those who haven't, finding that clean athletes performed better in six out of 21 disciplines.
Athletics South Africa (ASA) will not resume training, despite being given approval to do so by the South African Government.
UK Athletics has launched the search for a performance director and an Olympic head coach ahead of the now-postponed Tokyo 2020 Olympic and Paralympic Games.
World Athletics has announced a new partnership with parkrun as part of a bid to grow the sport and encourage fitness and health.
British long-distance runner Luke Traynor has been banned for two years after taking cocaine.
Organisers of the Wanda Diamond League have announced further revisions to the 2020 calendar, cancelling two of its planned meetings and postponing a third.
Olympic pole vault champion Katerina Stefanidi, American world champion sprinter Noah Lyles and Jamaican 110 metres hurdler Omar McLeod have been added to the list of athletes for Diamond League exhibition event, the Inspiration Games, in Zurich next month.
World Athletics President Coe warns suspended Coleman he will not receive special treatment ahead of Tokyo 2020
World Athletics President Sebastian Coe has warned American sprinter Christian Coleman - provisionally suspended for an anti-doping violation - that he will not be given a special deal to allow him to compete at the Tokyo 2020 Olympics.
World Para Athletics and prosthetic supplier Ottobock have partnered to launch a monthly series of Facebook Live sessions, which will be hosted by Germany's eight-time Paralympic medallist Heinrich Popow.
This year's editions of the New York City and Berlin Marathons, have both been cancelled by organisers today because of the coronavirus pandemic.
World Athletics has announced the appointment of Laurent Boquillet as head of global development.
Nearly 200 athletes offered grants to help them through financial troubles caused by coronavirus pandemic
A total of 193 athletes from 58 Member Federations have been offered grants by World Athletics from the Athlete Welfare Fund to help support athletes experiencing financial hardship due to the COVID-19 pandemic.
The athletics community has paid tribute to European Athletics President Svein Arne Hansen, who passed away yesterday at the age of 74.