World Athletics Archive

Latest Athletics News (Week 2 August 2018)

Dina Asher-Smith is the new European sprint champion The whole history of British sprinting has been rewritten by just one woman. Dina Asher-Smith smashed everyone left and right on her path to domination in the European championships. The event which is taking place in ...Read More

Latest Athletics News (Week 1 August 2018)

Great Britain’s Blair faces four year ban United Kingdom Anti-Doping (UKAD) sentenced javelin thrower, Joanna Blair to a four year ban after she tested positive for anabolic steroids. Banned till July 2021, the winner of the 2016 British title, had defended herself by saying ...Read More

Latest Athletics News (Week 5 July 2018)

  Russia still suspended for doping despite improvement The International Association of Athletics Federation recently announced that in spite of showing some significant improvement in some of the key areas, Russia would remain suspended from international athletics competitions. The country was had first been ...Read More

Latest Athletics News (Week 3 July 2018)

Latest News on Athletics Ugen wins with Great Britain fifth on the leader board After Day 1 of Athletics World Cup at the London Stadium, Great Britain lies on the fifth position among eight nations. Captain of the Great Britain team, Lorraine Ugen triumphed ...Read More

Latest Athletics News (Week 2 July 2018)

Latest News on Athletics Jeff Long hired again as Kansas Athletic Director Former Arkansas athletic director was officially hired for the same designation by the University of Kansas, last Thursday. Being among the best and most revered athletic directors the country has produced, Long ...Read More

Latest Athletics News (Week 4 June 2018)

Latest Athletics News New Zealand athletes fighting for spots Isaiah Priddey, Samuel Tanner, and Nick Moulai have two things in common. They are all 1500m athletes, and secondly, they are fighting each other to seal the two spots available in 1500m World Championships category. ...Read More

Latest Athletics News (Week 3 June 2018)

Latest News on Athletics Semenya to challenge IAAF testosterone regulations The International Association of Athletics Federations recently declared that female athletes in track events from 400m to the mile must regulate their testosterone levels under a specified amount. The rule comes to effect on ...Read More

Latest Athletics News (Week 2 June 2018)

Florida State University to commemorate 50 years of women’s intercollegiate athletics FSU to celebrate yearlong association of women’s intercollegiate athletics, which has stepped on the 50th year. The celebrations will start from August of 2018. Stan Wilcox, the FSU Vice-President and Director of Athletics ...Read More