Organisers of the Wanda Diamond League have scheduled a full season of 14 meetings for the 2021 campaign after this year's circuit was severely disrupted by the coronavirus pandemic.
World Athletics has signed a 10-year agreement with NBC Sports for United States media rights to all World Athletics Series events.
Sweden's Armand Duplantis - who broke Sergey Bubka's 26-year outdoor pole vault world record - has been named as one of the five finalists for the Male World Athlete of the Year 2020 award.
Coe claims "entire generation’s mental and physical health" at risk due to lockdown restrictions in UK
World Athletics President Sebastian Coe has urged the United Kingdom Government to allow children to play sport during lockdown or risk harming an "entire generation's mental and physical health".
Oleg Kurbatov, the head of the regional athletics body in Moscow, has become the latest official to be nominated for President of the Russian Athletics Federation (RusAF).
Two-time Olympic champion Caster Semenya is to take her dispute with World Athletics to the European Court of Human Rights, the South African's lawyer has said.
World Athletics has announced Kenya, New Zealand, Nicaragua, Palestine, Peru and Poland as the nominees for their Member Federation Award, which seeks to recognise the hosting of an uplifting athletics event, development event or other athletics achievement despite the challenges of 2020.
A pair of spikes worn by Britain's Paula Radcliffe when she won the World Cross Country Championships title in 2001 and the vest Portugal's Carlos Lopes was wearing when he claimed the Olympic silver medal in the 10,000 metres at Montreal 1976 have been donated to World Athletics Heritage.
World Athletics has launched an eLearning platform which the governing body says is designed to educate everyone from newcomers to experts about the sport.
World Athletics has announced the Herculis Wanda Diamond League meeting in Monaco, the Ultimate Garden Clash and the World Athletics Half Marathon Championships in Gdynia as the nominations for the special COVID Inspiration Award.
The Female World Athlete of the Year 2020 shortlist has been revealed for the World Athletics Awards, with five new world record holders from this season among those vying for the accolade.
Adille J. Sumariwalla has been re-elected Athletics Federation of India (AFI) President as the organisation held its annual general meeting.
Record-breakers Armand Duplantis of Sweden and Uganda's Joshua Cheptegei are among the competitors in the running for the Male World Athlete of the Year after World Athletics published the 10-strong shortlist for the award.
Many outraged voices were heard within athletics last month when the World Athletics Disciplinary Tribunal dismissed anti-doping charges brought against Bahrain’s world 400 metres champion Salwa Eid Naser for alleged whereabouts failures.
New York City’s historic Millrose Games is set to stage one of six gold-level World Athletics Indoor Tour meetings in 2021.