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Aaron Brown set to compete at Harry Jerome Track Classic

Gary Kingston The second-ranked 200-metre sprinter in the world has confirmed he will compete at the 36th annual Vancouver Sun Harry Jerome International Track Classic, Thursday,...

Cam Levins to Race lululemon Toronto 10k

Paul Gains Olympians and national record holders have competed at the lululemon Toronto 10k over the years, but none have been as celebrated as Cam...

Regan Yee looks to hurdle and splash her way to Qatar via Jerome Classic...

Gary Kingston Regan Yee will have two opportunities in June to try to meet the qualifying standard in the 3,000-metre steeplechase for the 2019 IAAF...

Semenya files appeal against CAS decision to Federal Supreme Court of Switzerland

From Inside the Games Caster Semenya has appealed to the Federal Supreme Court of Switzerland after the Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) ruled against...

Cheruiyot, Manangoi Duel in Pre Classic Bowerman Mile

The world’s best milers will bring their rivalry to the Prefontaine Classic for the meet’s climactic Bowerman Mile, now in its 20th year. The duo of Timothy Cheruiyot and Elijah Manangoi have dominated...

Olympic Champion Thomas Röhler returns, ISTAF honoured by IAAF

Germany’s Olympic Javelin Champion Thomas Röhler is the first athletics star committed to the ISTAF, which will be staged on September 1. The gold...

Ottawa 10km Attracts World Class Field

Paul Gains Ottawa is the only city in the world to have two IAAF Gold Label races on the same weekend and once again quality...

France’s financial prosecutor calls for former IAAF President Diack to stand trial

Disgraced former president of the International Association of Athletics Federations Lamine Diack and his son Papa Massata Diack were accused of extortion, bribery, money...

Harry Jerome Track Classic feature: Liz Gleadle

Paul Gains Liz Gleadle will be 31 on her next birthday and has been throwing the javelin for nearly half her life. It’s also been...

Pre Classic Women’s 3k Clash of Titans: Obiri, Hassan, Dibaba, Ayana – and Semenya!

Prefontaine Classic The greatest field of women distance runners ever assembled on American soil will step to the starting line for the Prefontaine Classic 3,000-meter...