IAAF expecting full Bird's Nest

2015-07-30 12:29

International athletics chief Lamine Diack says he has been told to expect full houses at the world championships in Beijing.

ASA selects strong team for worlds

2015-07-14 22:00

Athletics South Africa has announced a 29-strong squad for the IAAF World Championships in Beijing next month.

Oliver flies at Bird's Nest

2015-05-20 17:33

David Oliver has run fastest 110 metres hurdles this year at Beijing's World Challenge meeting at the famed Bird's Nest.

IAAF wants Jeptoo ban doubled

2015-04-22 10:05

The IAAF has asked the CAS to double the two-year doping ban handed out to Kenya's Boston and Chicago marathon winner Rita Jeptoo.

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.


Discus boys into World Youth final

2015-07-18 08:39

SA's discus throw duo Werner Visser and Patrick Duvenage have qualified for the final at the IAAF World Youth Championships.

SA athletes are smashing local and continental records

2015-06-14 15:00

Sprinter Wayde van Niekerk (22) joined the growing list of high-flying South African track and field record holders when he chalked up a new African record over the 300m last Sunday.

Nel flies SA flag high in Beijing

2015-05-20 17:04

South African athlete Wenda Nel has won the 400m hurdles at the IAAF World Challenge meeting in Beijing.

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".

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