The International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) Diamond League series was given a vote of confidence by President Sebastian Coe today at the Federation’s General Assembly in London’s Olympic Stadium.
Rune Andersen, chairman of the International Association of Athletics Federations Taskforce overseeing Russia’s efforts to lift the blanket doping ban on its track and field athletes, has spoken positively of a meeting with the Russian Athletics Federation (RusAF) in Oslo last week ahead of this month’s IAAF Council Meeting.
Olympic marathon champion Jemima Sumgong, of Kenya, has been banned for four years for failing an out-of-competition dope test.
The International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) has announced the nominees for the World Athlete of the Year awards.
Kenyan two-time World Half Marathon champion Geoffrey Kamworor cruised to his maiden marathon victory when he triumphed at the New York City men's race.
Defending champion Ghirmay Ghebreslassie of Eritrea and Kenya’s Wilson Kipsang are among the favourites in the men’s elite race at the New York City Marathon, which will take place amid heightened security.
Next year’s Athletics South Africa (ASA) Senior Championships have been re-scheduled to take place before the Commonwealth Games in the Gold Coast following a call from coaches.
A heightened security presence will be visible at this weekend's New York City Marathon after eight people were killed in a terrorist attack in Manhattan earlier this week, police have revealed.
A new official world rankings system is to be launched by the International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) which, it is claimed, will help competitors and supporters understand the sport better.
International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) President Sebastian Coe has met Hungarian Prime Minister Viktor Orbán during a visit to Budapest, the city favourite to host the 2023 World Championships.
Men’s 400 metres world record holder Wayde van Niekerk has been ruled out of next year's Commonwealth Games in the Gold Coast after sustaining a knee injury during a celebrity touch rugby match.
Jason Livermore, a Commonwealth Games relay gold medallist from Jamaica, has received a two-year suspension following an unsuccessful appeal to an Independent Anti-Doping Disciplinary Panel.
Ireland's Olympic silver medallist Sonia O'Sullivan has claimed that athletes who cheated "have been better looked after than the clean athletes".
Reigning European 5,000 metres champion Ilias Fifa has been arrested in Barcelona for suspected links to a doping ring.