ARTICLES RELATING TO IAAF

IAAF green light for three Russian athletes

2017-02-24 09:25

Three Russian athletes were given the green light to compete internationally under a neutral flag by athletics' world governing body the IAAF.

Russia names athletes seeking IAAF approval

2017-02-01 18:59

The Russian athletics federation (RusAF) revealed the names of 31 of its athletes who have applied to compete internationally as neutrals.

Trusted doctors to watch Kenyan runners for doping

2017-01-16 18:31

A 'trustable' team of doctors will start monitoring Kenya's top runners in a bid to stamp out doping that has tainted the country's athletics.

Asics unveiled as new IAAF sponsor

2016-12-04 09:01

Japanese footwear and sports equipment manufacturer Asics was on Saturday named as an official partner of the IAAF.

I could have won more - Bolt

2016-12-03 10:27

Jamaican sprinter Usain Bolt says his only real regret was not taking his sport more seriously at an earlier age.

Bolt swoops for sixth IAAF award

2016-12-02 23:32

Jamaican sprint king Usain Bolt has won an unprecedented sixth IAAF male Athlete of the Year award.

Coe, Russia again in IAAF spotlight

2016-11-30 10:21

A reform-driven and drugs-tainted Russia will again be in the spotlight of athletics' world governing body when the IAAF gathers for three days.

IAAF opts against Qatar bribery probe

2016-10-25 07:58

The International Association of Athletics Federations decided not to investigate bribery claims against Qatar.

Caster, Wayde up for top IAAF awards

2016-10-18 12:04

South Africans Caster Semenya and Wayde van Niekerk have been nominated for the 2016 IAAF World Athlete of the Year award.

IAAF chief: 'TUEs' a good system

2016-09-18 16:37

World athletics chief Sebastian Coe has defended the system of "therapeutic use exemptions".

 

Russia banned from London World Championships

2017-02-07 11:23

Russia will miss August's World Athletics Championships in London after their doping ban was extended.

New email suggests Coe 'aware' of Russian doping

2017-01-31 15:11

Allegations that IAAF chief Sebastian Coe misled British lawmakers has intensified.

Diamond League adopts championship model

2016-12-07 18:08

The IAAF Diamond League has adopted a championship-style model with the finalists competing for a prize pool of $3.2 million

IAAF congress to vote on broad reforms

2016-12-03 14:00

Calls for clean sport and deep change marked the opening of a special athletics congress that is voting on broad reforms.

Wayde stays humble after Bolt wins IAAF award

2016-12-03 07:12

Wayde van Niekerk says he is delighted with his 2016 season, after being shortlisted among the finalists for the IAAF male World Athlete of the Year award.

Adidas ends sponsorship of doping-tainted IAAF

2016-12-02 17:08

Track and field's governing body says its commercial agreement with sponsors adidas will end this year, three years early.

Wayde van Niekerk makes final cut for IAAF award

2016-11-10 13:30

South Africa's Wayde van Niekerk has been confirmed as one of three finalists for the men's award of the 2016 IAAF Athlete of the Year.

Mbalula congratulates Semenya, Van Niekerk

2016-10-19 16:21

Fikile Mbalula has congratulated Caster Semenya and Wayde van Niekerk following their nominations for the IAAF World Athlete of the Year awards.

IAAF approves Wayde’s world record

2016-09-28 09:49

The International Association of Athletics Federations has confirmed Wayde van Niekerk’s 400m world record set at the Rio de Janeiro Olympics.

African supremo urges nationality review

2016-09-07 18:53

Rules governing African athletes who transfer allegiance to other countries need a full review, the continent's track and field supremo says.

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