Niels de Vos, who stepped down as chief executive of UK Athletics last month, has been appointed executive director of the 2021 International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) World Championships in Eugene in Orgeon, it has been announced.
The International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) have agreed to delay the implementation of their new rules on female participation amid the challenge from South Africa's Caster Semenya.
More than 80 Para-athletics and powerlifting athletes, coaches and technical officials, from 14 African countries, gathered in Addis Ababa in Ethiopia for a three-day workshop and training camp.
Sprint legend and eight-time Olympic champion Usain Bolt has hit out on Instagram after being handed a drug testing notice, despite retiring from athletics and having no professional contract as he seeks a football career.
Yokohama has been awarded the 2019 International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) World Relays, replacing Nassau as hosts.
Ukranian race-walker Alina Tsviliy has been provisionally suspended from competition by the Athletics Integrity Unit (AIU) after testing positive for the banned substance trimetazidine.
Kenyan marathon runner Samuel Kalalei has received a four-year ban for doping after testing positive for the blood boosting hormone erythropoietin (EPO).
Exclusive: Coe asks Senegalese President to help extradite Papa Massata Diack to France so can answer bribery allegations
Sebastian Coe has personally asked Senegal's President Macky Sall to intervene and help have former International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) marketing consultant Papa Massata Diack extradited to France for questioning in connection with corruption allegations.
Eight athletes have been cleared to represent new countries in the two months since the International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) Council approved new transfer of allegiance rules, the governing body has revealed.
Dynamic New Athletics (DNA) could be rolled out in schools if it is a success at next year's European Games in Minsk, it has been claimed.
The International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) has revealed new regulations for IAAF label road races in the hope it will improve the quality of events.
Britain's Sir Mo Farah secured his first major marathon, while Kenya's Brigid Kosgei secured the women's title at the Chicago Marathon.
Jack Rayner of Australia and Juliet Chekwel of Uganda won the men's and women's races at the inaugural Commonwealth Half Marathon Championships in Cardiff.
Mo Farah will continue his transition to the road by competing among a star-studded field at the Chicago Marathon tomorrow.
Three United Nations (UN) officials described as human rights experts have written a lengthy letter to the International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) condemning their new female classification ruling, which could ban women athletes with high levels of testosterone.