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Mike Rowbottom: Transition is the key word as Coe and the IAAF approach tipping point

Mike Rowbottom: Transition is the key word as Coe and the IAAF approach tipping point

As the International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) website attests, the number of its affiliated federations has grown dramatically from the 17 founding members in 1912. "The total number of countries and territories currently affiliated to the IAAF stands at 214, which places the IAAF among the world’s largest sporting organisations, and with more members than the United Nations," it reads.