World Athletics President Sebastian Coe has hailed the news that parkrun is set to return in more than 500 locations in England on June 26 after several local authorities gave the popular fun runs a green light.
Paralympic sprinter Blake Leeper has failed with his last attempt at being able to compete alongside able-bodied athletes at the delayed 2020 Olympic Games in Tokyo after the Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) rejected his appeal against a ruling from World Athletics.
Parkrun has written to the United Kingdom Prime Minister Boris Johnson warning a further delay to its return is now "likely" and that it is therefore "fearful for our future".
Ingebrigtsen sets European 5,000m record in defeating Cheptegei at Diamond League meeting in Florence
Norway’s 20-year-old Jakob Ingebrigtsen earned a landmark 5,000 metres victory at the Diamond League meeting in Florence over a field including Uganda’s world record-holder Joshua Cheptegei as he set a European record of 12min 48.45sec, the fastest run this year.
World Athletics President Sebastian Coe has claimed Olympic sports need to do more to convince a sceptical Japanese public that Tokyo 2020 can be held safely despite the COVID-19 pandemic.
Fraser-Pryce, Asher-Smith and Richardson converge for sprint showdown at season-opening Diamond League event
A convergence of three top women sprinters will ensure that tomorrow's opening Diamond League meeting of the season at Gateshead International Stadium is a must-watch.
The Tokyo 2020 athletics test event held in the National Stadium featured the first appearance of redesigned elite competition area equipment incorporating light-emitting diode (LED) technology to allow it to light up and enhance the viewing experience.
World Athletics President Sebastian Coe has insisted athletes want to take part at the postponed Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games despite continuing concerns caused by the COVID-19 pandemic.
National Football League (NFL) wide receiver DK Metcalf looks likely to earn the headlines one way or another at tomorrow's USA Track and Field (USATF) Golden Games in Walnut in California.
The Tokyo Olympic marathon test event was held in Sapporo today despite local criticism amid rising numbers of positive COVID-19 cases.
Italy won two golds on the concluding day of the World Athletics Relays Silesia21 held in a chilly Silesian Stadium as the other titles were spread between South Africa, The Netherlands, Cuba, Germany and the hosts.
More facilities and greater media coverage have been identified as areas that need to be addressed to help grow athletics, according to a survey.
Tokyo 2020 places on offer at World Athletics Relays as Polish hosts eye future World Championships bid
Tokyo 2020 places are the target at the World Athletics Relays which starts tomorrow in Chorzow, Poland - while for the organisers the aspiration will be the staging of the sport’s World Championships.
World Athletics panel rules Leeper would gain "competitive advantage" using running specific prostheses
A World Athletics panel has ruled that Blake Leeper cannot compete using a set of running specific prostheses (RSPs) at the Olympic Games or other events sanctioned by the governing body, because the aids would give him an "overall competitive advantage."
Athletics Canada has confirmed its withdrawal from the 2021 World Athletics Relays, with it being the latest nation to pull out of the event in Chorzów in Poland.