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IAAF Evaluation Commission Concludes Visits To The Three Candidates For 2019 IAAf World Championships

The IAAF Evaluation Commission (EVCOM), under the chairmanship of IAAF Vice President Sebastian Coe (GBR), has now concluded its visits to the three candidate cities for the 2019 edition of the IAAF World Championships: Barcelona (ESP), Doha (QAT) and Eugene (USA). 255 more words

Athletics

Women are from Venus

Men versus women attitude.

Last summer we were just outside the stadium when we heard the first notes of a guitar playing, and the crowd inside the pit roaring and shouting: we understood that Bruce was onstage for a pre-show set, so we rushed inside. 142 more words

Bruce Springsteen

Should Justin Gatlin be on the shortlist for Athlete of the year?

The Sport Space’s athletics expert, Mike Franchetti, discusses whether Justin Gatlin deserves a spot on this year’s shortlist for Athlete of the Year.

Easily the fastest sprinter in the world this year, Justin Gatlin earned himself a place on the IAAF shortlist for Male Athlete of the Year. 621 more words

Sports

Read-a-thon in the Drakensberg

A few weeks ago, I competed in a one man reading marathon, ‘read-a-thon’ during a weekend getaway in the beautiful Drakensberg Mountains. Here are the short reviews of some of  the books I read. 813 more words

Book Review