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Pre Classic Shot Put: Crouser vs. Walsh, Round 4

Prefontaine Classic The world’s best shot put battle returns to the Prefontaine Classic as the clash for No. 1 continues between American Ryan Crouser and New Zealander Tom Walsh. It will...

IOC President Bach urges athletes to make voice heard

Thomas Bach, the president of the International Olympic Committee has been urging athletes and athletes' commissions to make their voices heard on various matters....

Olympic snowboarder and skiier give the marathon a try for Olympic documentary

Demonstrating the unifying power of sport, the 2019 Pyongyang Marathon, which took place on Sunday, April 7 in the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea...

Pre Classic Women’s High Jump Strikes Gold with Young Talent

Prefontaine Classic Mariya Lasitskene, the world’s dominant women’s high jumper, will be facing an incredible collection of young Prefontaine Classic débutantes as she attempts to...

Racheal Mutgaa breaks course record, Silas Mwetich wins Hannover Marathon

Rookie Silas Mwetich won the 29th HAJ Hannover Marathon while Racheal Mutgaa took the race, breaking the course record. Kenyan Mwetich ran his marathon debut...

Nancy Kiprop smashes course record in Vienna, Vincent Kipchumba takes men’s title

Vienna City Marathon Nancy Kiprop produced the outstanding performance of the 36th Vienna City Marathon when she broke the women’s course record by over a...

Tristan Woodfine three-peats while Sara Inglis impresses at Race Roster Spring Run-Off

Paul Gains Under ideal conditions - which confounded veterans of this 42-year-old race - Tristan Woodfine won the Race Roster Spring Run-Off for the third consecutive...

HAJ Hannover Marathon Sunday: Defending champion Seboka Negussa returns, course records targeted

HAJ Hannover marathon Defending champion Seboka Negussa is a late addition to the elite field of the HAJ Hannover Marathon, which now boasts eight runners...

Vienna City Marathon Sunday: Tadesse Abraham aims for Mo Farah’s European Marathon Record

Kenneth Keter, Robert Chemosin and Tadesse Abraham during the press conference in Vienna. Credit: Vienna City Marathon / Leo HagenThe Swiss record holder Tadesse...

Spring Run-Off 8K kicks off Canada Running Series in Toronto on Saturday

  Saturday, April 6th, the Canada Running Series will welcome almost 4,000 runners and walkers to High Park for opening day of the nation's most-popular running...