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IAAF President Sebastian Coe gave an interview to the British newspaper The Guardian this past Tuesday June 13th to discuss the unsteady state of the sport of athletics. 743 more words

At The Races

DAILY QUOTE 05.07.17

“Tomorrow is another day, and there will be another battle!”

– Sebastian Coe


ATLETISM: Precizari privind Momentul Zero; CE 2020, la Paris, pe Stade Charlety; program tv 3.05.

Inghesuit de evenimente, luni am dat doar cateva elemente din decizia as zice chiar istorica a Asociatiei europene de atletism (EAA) privind inghetarea recordurilor europene in aceasta disciplina, precum si rescrierea listei acestor performante (inclusiv cele mondiale sunt vizate, dar pentru aceasta trebuie un acord la nivel global, pe care presedintele IAAF, Sebastian Coe, il sustine). 351 more words

Se confirma: Simona Halep a urcat pe 4; Federatia europeana de atletism vrea recordurile Europei de la zero!

Asa cum banuiam, noul clasament al tenisului feminin are destule noutati, aproape toate imbucuratoare pentru noi, dar si interesante in general, iar pasul asteptat facut de Simona Halep, de pe locul 5 pe 4, cu 5.206 puncte, se confirma, ca si intrarea Irinei Begu in primele 30, ea fiind acum pe locul 29, cu 1.616 puncte. 510 more words

The Flying Dutchwoman Fanny Blankers-Koen Part 2: The Flying Housewife

When Fanny Blankers-Koen won four gold medals at the 1948 London Olympics, she was 30 years old and a mother of two.

Despite the fact that the war-ravaged years of the 1940s resulted in athletes of all ages, she was considered too old. 452 more words

Other Olympics


The first day of the 209th IAAF Council Meeting took place in London chaired by IAAF President Sebastian Coe. The highlight of the day was a presentation to Council by the local organising committee (LOC) for the IAAF World Championships London 2017 (4 to 13 August).

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