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Cam Levins to make Marathon debut at Scotiabank Waterfront Toronto Marathon

Paul Gains Ending nearly two years of speculation, Cam Levins has confirmed he will make his marathon debut at the 2018 Scotiabank Toronto Waterfront Marathon,...

Fall beckons for NN Running Team

Rosemarie Smit, NN Running The superstars of the NN Running Team led by the incomparable marathon maestro Eliud Kipchoge will be looking to make a...

ISTAF in Berlin: Caster Semenya clocks fifth fastest 1,000 m during Robert Harting’s farewell...

Caster Semenya produced another extraordinary result at the 77th ISTAF in Berlin’s Olympic Stadium. A year after breaking the world best for the 600...
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IAAF Council member Okeyo banned from athletics for life for siphoning off funds from...

From Inside the Games David Okeyo has been expelled as a member of the International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) Council and banned from the...

ISTAF in Berlin on Sunday: Eleven European Champions and Caster Semenya return, farewell for...

Eleven European Champions will return to Berlin for Germany’s major athletics meeting on Sunday: The ISTAF will see its 77th edition in the Olympic...
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Tygart accuses Bach of “throwing in the towel” on doping and says RUSADA reinstatement...

From Inside the Games Travis Tygart, the chief executive of the United States Anti-Doping Agency, has accused International Olympic Committee (IOC) President Thomas Bach of...

Kenya’s John Korir to race Scotiabank Waterfront Toronto Marathon

Paul Gains Having a famous elder brother presents challenges, especially the initiative to get out from under the lengthy shadow cast by his reputation. And, so...

Mainova Frankfurt Marathon on October 28: Guye Adola aims for fast lane in Frankfurt

Guye Adola of Ethiopia, last year’s surprise newcomer on the marathon scene, will run his next effort at the distance in Frankfurt on October...

First WADA approved laboratory in East Africa hailed as “major development” following AIU funded...

From Inside the Games The first World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) approved laboratory in East Africa is to open in Kenya's capital Nairobi, a move hailed...
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Reigning world champion Pearson to join Athletics Australia board

From Inside the Games Reigning 100 metres hurdles champion Sally Pearson has vowed to "influence and help advance" the future of her sport as she...