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Barshim, Thiam earn IAAF top honors; Bolt earn’s president’s award

Neither Mo Farah nor Wayde van Niekerk was the IAAF’s world athlete of the year for 2017. Instead, that honor went to Mutaz Barshim of Qatar. 267 more words

Track And Field

Edmonton mulling bid for 2020 IAAF World U20 Championships

Edmonton city council is being asked to support a bid by TrackTown Canada to bring the 2020 IAAF World U20 Championships to Edmonton.

Initial bid documents… 413 more words

Sports

SCURT/2: Simona Halep, Revelion cu coronita; atletii anului, fara Bolt; cu retragerea Ferrari nu-i de gluma, confirma Ecclestone; program tv 07.11.

* Nu ca nu se stia deja de mai multa vreme, dar pur si simplu imi face placere sa o reamintesc: romanca Simona Halep face Revelionul cu coroana de regina a tenisului mondial, iar doamnele de onoare din tara noastra, adica in primele 100, sunt 4, in ordine Sorana Cirstea (37), Irina Begu (43), Mihaela Buzarnescu (72) si Monica Niculescu (100). 513 more words

The IAAF's new Rankings: Is it a good idea?

On Friday 3rd November the IAAF announced a new official rankings system that will be used as a qualification system for the 2019 World Championships in Doha and the 2020 Olympics in Tokyo.  1,262 more words

SCURT/2: Atletismul, ierarhii ca in tenis; FRT, practic, nu exista, alte 19 federatii, in situatii similare; Ferrari pleaca in 2020 din F1? programul tv 04.11.

* Atletismul va urma exemplul tenisului in ce priveste calificarile pentru marile competitii, JO si CM, inlocuind criteriul baremurilor stabilite inaintea acestora cu clasamente similare, din cate mi-am dat seama, deocamdata este doar un enunt, celor WTA si ATP, iar pentru atletismul romanesc momentul mi se pare cum nu se poate mai prost. 732 more words

New track and field world rankings to shape Olympic entries

MONACO (AP) — The IAAF will create a world rankings system to help decide qualification for the Olympics and world championships.

Track and field’s governing body says Hungary-based analysts Elite Ltd. 98 more words

Olympics