IAAF head Coe accused of misleading UK inquiry

2018-03-05 09:44

A report by British legislators has accused IAAF president Sebastian Coe of misleading a parliamentary inquiry into doping.

Russia making progress over doping says Coe

2017-12-17 18:58

IAAF chief Sebastian Coe believes Russia is showing a significant change in its attitude to tackling doping.

Bolt can inspire young, says Coe

2017-10-04 19:59

Jamaican track superstar Usain Bolt can play a key role in inspiring youngsters to get involved in athletics says IAAF president Sebastian Coe.

Coe and IAAF behaviour 'inhumane': Gatlin's agent

2017-08-08 11:13

The treatment of controversial 100m world champion Justin Gatlin is 'inhumane' and 'unsportsmanlike', the athlete's agent says.

Retiring Bolt the 'Ali of Athletics' - Coe

2017-06-12 08:47

World athletics chief Sebastian Coe says Usain Bolt will retire as the Muhammad Ali of track and field, hanging up his spikes as the greatest sprinter of all time.

Coe apologises after IAAF suffers cyber attack

2017-04-03 15:46

The governing body of global athletics has suffered a cyber attack which it believes has compromised information about athletes' medical records.

New email suggests Coe 'aware' of Russian doping

2017-01-31 15:11

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

Coe ushers in brave new world for IAAF

2016-12-04 09:01

Sebastian Coe has taken the first successful step to dragging an IAAF riddled with corruption into a brave new world of transparency.

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.

Coe backs Brisbane bid for 2028 Olympics

2016-10-22 08:48

IAAF president Lord Sebastian Coe has described a potential Brisbane bid to host the 2028 Olympics as "a very attractive proposition."


Coe agrees to meet fallen predecessor Diack

2018-02-16 15:24

World athletics supremo Sebastian Coe has agreed to meet disgraced predecessor Lamine Diack who has been accused of corruption.

Coe calls for track and field revolution

2017-10-12 07:59

World athletics chief Sebastian Coe has told AFP he wants a radical review of track and field to ensure it survives as a spectator sport.

Gatlin's 100m win does not define world champs - Coe

2017-08-14 10:43

Doping-tainted Justin Gatlin's 100m victory will not define the world championships, IAAF president Sebastian Coe insisted.

Coe hopes for respectful medals ceremony - for Bolt's sake

2017-08-06 19:42

Sebastian Coe said he hoped the crowd would desist from booing newly-crowned 100m world champion Justin Gatlin at the medals ceremony for Usain Bolt's sake.

Plan revealed to reset existing European records

2017-05-02 13:25

A radical plan that would wipe out existing European and world records and set a clean slate as part of the fight against doping has been proposed.

Coe aide kicked out of IAAF over hidden payment

2017-01-31 21:19

Nick Davies, one of IAAF president Sebastian Coe's closest aides has been expelled from world athletics' governing body over a hidden payment.

Coe says sport must innovate, backs new Bolt event

2017-01-04 10:39

World athletics chief Sebastian Coe threw his support behind a new team event spearheaded by Usain Bolt, saying the sport needed "bold ideas".

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.

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.

IAAF chief: 'TUEs' a good system

2016-09-18 16:37

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

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