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THE DRIP, DRIP, DRIP OF SCANDAL

So on the same day that WADA unanimously declares Kenya non-compliant with its anti-doping code, thereby threatening the East African running juggernaut with exclusion from this summer’s Rio Olympics (along with Russia, which was also declared non-compliant last November) we also have… 999 more words

Opinion

London Marathon 2016 - the best race on earth!

Officially my London Marathon time 2016 was 04.28.37…. So, after everything it was a fairly respectable time! That’s a million times faster than I thought it was going to be. 2,499 more words

IAAF WORLD INDOOR TOUR EXPANDS

The IAAF World Indoor Tour, which was inaugurated this year, will expand with the inclusion of two further meetings by 2018.

The inaugural season of the IAAF World Indoor Tour was composed of four well-established IAAF Indoor Permit meetings. 346 more words

Athletics

HEALING BEGINS

Last week’s IAAF World Indoor Championships in Portland, Oregon has been praised for its innovations in track & field presentation, things like NBA-style player introductions, music during competitions, and medal ceremonies in Portland’s Courthouse Square.  403 more words

Opinion

COUNCIL FOCUSES ON IAAF REFORMS AND RUSSIAN VERIFICATION - IAAF COUNCIL MEETING, DAY 2

The 203rd IAAF Council Meeting, which was chaired by IAAF President Sebastian Coe, focused on the IAAF reform process to restore trust in both the organisation and the integrity of competition. 921 more words

Athletics

PREZELJ ELECTED CHAIRMAN OF IAAF ATHLETES' COMMISSION

At the IAAF Athletes’ Commission meeting in Monaco on Saturday (27), Rozle Prezelj was elected as the new Chairman.

Prezelj represented Slovenia in the high jump at three Olympics and four IAAF World Championships. 326 more words

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AREA ASSOCIATIONS DECLARE UNEQUIVOCAL SUPPORT TO SEB COE AND REFORM PROCESS

At today’s annual meeting between the IAAF and its Area Associations, the six continental presidents issued a signed statement offering their full, unequivocal support of Sebastian Coe in his role, his reform proposals and actions as IAAF President now and in the future. 158 more words

Athletics