A training programme for coaches and technical officials has been launched by the Ghana Athletics Association (GAA) for the 2023 African Games in the country.
A petition has called on UK Athletics (UKA) to have a "zero-tolerance" approach to coaches, requesting lifetime bans for those found guilty of sexual misconduct in the sport.
Michael Norman, denied the official world indoor 400 metres record on a technicality in 2018 after recording 44.52sec, has the chance to earn a valid one in New York tomorrow.
Athletics Australia has announced that the Oceania and Australian 20 Kilometres Race Walking Championships scheduled for Sunday (February 14) in Adelaide have been postponed due to a COVID-19 outbreak and border closures.
The appointment of Australian sports administrator Kate Palmer to help form a new national sports organisation dedicated to athletics has been welcomed by the country’s National Olympic Committee.
Russian racewalker Ivan Noskov has been stripped of his team gold medal from the European Race Walking Cup after a reanalysis of his doping test sample showed a banned substance.
Ted Metellus has been named the new race director of the New York City Marathon, making him the first black race director of any of the World Marathon Majors.
Ethiopia’s Gudaf Tsegay smashed the women’s world indoor 1500 metres record of 3min 55.17sec set by her compatriot Genzebe Dibaba when she clocked an extraordinary 3:53.09 tonight in the French city of Liévin.
Olympic marathon gold medallist Eliud Kipchoge has followed in the footsteps of basketball great Michael Jordan and football star Christian Ronaldo by launching his own Nike clothing line.
The poker players of men’s pole vault, where the stakes are already sky high this year, are set to play it again in the northern French city of Liévin tomorrow in the third of this season’s World Athletics Indoor Tour Gold meetings.
Former world indoor champion Gianmarco Tamberi of Italy took the Banskobystrická latka title after defeating defending champion Luis Zayas of Cuba in Banská Bystrica in Slovakia.
This year’s Los Angeles Marathon has been postponed for the second time due to the coronavirus pandemic.
World heptathlon champion Johnson-Thompson fully focused on Tokyo despite being unable to resume training until March
World heptathlon champion Katarina Johnson-Thompson says she is still fully focused on competing at the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games despite being unable to resume training until March because of an achilles injury.
Cuban high jumper Luis Zayas is set to defend his title at Banskobystrická latka in Banská Bystrica tomorrow.
Olympic gold medallist Tommie Smith, sent home from Mexico City 1968 by the United States after he raised a black-gloved fist on the medal podium following his victory in the 200 metres, is to appear on the cover of a special edition of a Wheaties cereal box.