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.
World half marathon record holder Kamworor sustains head and ankle injuries after being hit by motorcycle
World half marathon record holder Geoffrey Kamworor sustained injuries to his head and ankle after being hit by a motorcycle while out running.
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 Athletics has launched a Road to Tokyo 2020 qualification tracking tool to help fans and athletes follow the race to secure spots at the rearranged Olympic Games.
Kenyan long-distance runner Japhet Kipkorir has been given a four-year ban after testing positive for the prohibited substance nandrolone.
This year's editions of the New York City and Berlin Marathons, have both been cancelled by organisers today because of the coronavirus pandemic.
Russian athletes, including three-time high jump world champion Mariya Lasitskene, have written to the country's President, urging him to intervene in the dispute between World Athletics and the Russian Athletics Federation (RusAF).
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.
Ethiopian long-distance runner Etaferahu Temesgen Wodaj has been handed a 12-year ban for doping, tampering with evidence and non-compliance.
Hayward Field, the venue for the 2022 World Athletics Championships, has been formally handed over to the University of Oregon following a two-year reconstruction of the stadium.