IAAF choice baffles EAA

2015-04-16 17:30

The EAA has expressed surprise and dismay about the IAAF's decision to award the 2021 world championships to Eugene.

ASA to observe Magakwe ruling

2015-04-15 19:09

ASA president Aleck Skhosana says that they will observe the ruling laid down on SA 100m record holder Simon Magakwe.

Bolt to confirms relays spot

2015-04-07 19:00

Usain Bolt will compete at the IAAF World Relays in the Bahamas, the Jamaica Athletics Association has confirmed.

IAAF plan doping crackdown

2015-02-17 15:20

Athletics global governing body is to launch a doping crackdown on elite marathon runners after recent scandals.

Kipsang misses dope test

2014-12-17 07:08

Kenya's former world marathon record holder Wilson Kipsang has been notified of a missed dope test by the IAAF.

IAAF slammed for Doha choice

2014-11-19 19:45

Amnesty International and Human Rights Watch have slammed the IAAF for awarding the 2019 world champs to Doha.

No comment on Oscar - IAAF

2014-10-21 14:28

The International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) has "no comment to make about Oscar Pistorius".

Gatlin ends season undefeated

2014-09-07 19:59

American sprinter Justin Gatlin have finished the season undefeated by winning the 100 meters at the IAAF world challenge.

Fredericks chasing new targets

2014-09-01 20:36

One-lap hurdles ace Cornel Fredericks will be looking to add another major medal to his already impressive 2014 collection.

Bolt cuts short season short

2014-08-24 17:10

Sprint superstar Usain Bolt has withdrawn from the Zurich Diamond League meeting, ending his season in the process


Eugene to host 2021 world champs

2015-04-16 12:10

The city of Eugene, Oregon will host the 2021 world athletics championships, the sport's governing body has said.

Kiplagat targets IAAF role

2015-04-13 21:11

Isaiah Kiplagat is stepping down as Athletics Kenya boss to concentrate on his campaign to be elected IAAF vice-president.

Montsho banned for doping

2015-03-18 20:35

Amantle Montsho has been banned for two years for doping after testing positive for the stimulant methylhexaneamine.

Bubka to take on Coe

2015-01-28 14:22

Ukrainian pole vault legend Sergei Bubka will challenge Britain's Sebastian Coe for the presidency of the IAAF.

Morning track finals for Rio

2014-12-15 20:30

The IAAF has announced that eight track and field finals will be held during morning sessions at the Rio 2016 Olympic Games.

Doha given 2019 world champs

2014-11-18 17:35

Doha will host of the 2019 Athletics World Championships, days after FIFA cleared the Gulf state's football officials of corruption.

Harting refuses to reconsider

2014-10-08 17:00

IAAF has asked German discus thrower Robert Harting to reconsider his withdrawal from an Athlete of the Year shortlist.

Gatlin scorches to 100m win

2014-09-05 22:30

Justin Gatlin has rolled back the years to scorch in winning the men's 100m at the final Diamond League meet of the season.

Olivier targeting new PB

2014-08-27 16:00

Targeting a new personal best in Zurich, 800m specialist Andre Olivier says he will not rely on his usual tactical approach.

12 SA athletes in African team

2014-08-20 19:46

12 South African athletes have been selected to represent Africa at the IAAF Continental Cup in Marrakech.

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