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Sunday 30 August represented the final session of the IAAF World Championships, Beijing 2015, and the finalisation of the extensive anti-doping programme put in place by the IAAF which included both sample collection and education activities. 384 more words


The USA Comes Out On Top At The IAAF World Championships!

This year the IAAF (International Association of Athletics Federations) is celebrating its 100th anniversary!  After 100 years of athletics excellence, the IAAF is embarking on its second century with drive and determination. 279 more words


Doping Top of Mind for New IAAF Chief

The International Association of Athletics Foundation named a new chief this week, Sebastian Coe, British track and field star and former Olympic athlete.
Coe swears he’ll tackle the doping problem pervasive in the sport. 160 more words


USA Wins Medal Count at IAAF Worlds After Coming Up Big on Last Day

The U.S. 4 x 400m relay team David Verburg, Tony McQuay, Bryshon Nellum and LaShawn Merritt (Kirby Lee/USA TODAY Sports)

BEIJING – LaShawn Merritt anchored another Team USA 4×400 relay to victory Sunday night to conclude the 2015 IAAF World Championships, while the 4×400 women brought home silver. 641 more words

Track & Field

The Success in Failure

Hey Bloggers/Bloggettes/Trackletes!

As a professional track and field athlete, of COURSE it is my duty to watch the 2015 IAAF World Championships transpiring in Beijing (while crying on the inside that I’m not there and eating a tub of ice cream in my mind). 1,164 more words