Helsinki 1952 Olympic steeplechase champion Horace Ashenfelter has died at the age of 94 in New Jersey.
Kenya claimed a double at the Antrim International as the International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) Cross Country Permit season continued in Northern Ireland.
Marathon runner Jonny Mellor has turned down an opportunity to represent England at the Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth Games despite receiving a late invite to join the squad.
Three senior management appointments have been announced by the International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) as the world governing body build upon what they consider to have been a strong year for the sport.
Michael Johnson believes that Usain Bolt’s world 100 and 200 metre records will not be beaten for at least another decade – and that Wayde Van Niekerk will struggle to match his own unique feat of winning global men’s world 200 and 400m titles at the same championships.
London hosting the International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) World Championships and the World Para Athletics Championships had a direct economic impact of over £107 million ($145 million/€121 million), a study has revealed.
Kenya's Edna Kiplagat has been declared the winner of Series X of the World Marathon Majors (WMM) following the disqualification of Olympic champion Jemima Sumgong.
Paralympic gold medal-winning wheelchair racer Marieke Vervoort has revealed she is ready to die through euthanasia.
British sprinter Nigel Levine, a double European gold medallist and three-time world medallist, is alleged to have failed a drugs test.
An agent at the centre of doping allegations against world 100 metres champion Justin Gatlin has now claimed he invented a story about obtaining banned drugs in a bid to impress undercover reporters.
World champions Caster Semenya and Luvo Manyonga are the leading names included in a preliminary South African athletics team for the Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth Games.
An updated version of guidelines for Russian track and field athletes to compete neutrally at events in 2018 has been published by the International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF).
Justin Gatlin has fired his coach Dennis Mitchell after he was recorded allegedly offering to supply performance-enhancing drugs to undercover reporters.
International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) President Sebastian Coe claims Russia is "moving in the right direction" towards achieving the reforms necessary for the lifting of their suspension from the world governing body.
Applications for a further three Russian athletes to compete as neutrals have been filed to the International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF).