UK Athletics back down in Chambers row


altDWAIN CHAMBERS, the original face of London 2012, will be allowed to compete in the Norwich Union World Indoor Trials in Sheffield this weekend after the sport's chief executive backed down in is row with the drugs cheat.

UK Athletics make two more key appointments


altUK ATHLETICS today continued to put together a new backroom team to help its preparations for London 2012 with the announcement of two more appointments, including Canadian Kevin Tyler (pictured on the left).

UK Athletics slashes number on Lottery funding


altLESS British athletes than ever are to receive the top level of National Lottery funding in the build-up to London 2012 after they won only four medals at the Beijing Olympics, including high jumper Germaine Mason (pictured), it was announced today.