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Birmingham awarded 2022 Commonwealth Games

Birmingham were today officially awarded the 2022 Commonwealth Games to replace the original host Durban, stripped of the event nine months ago. The decision was...

Classic Ultra Distance Race in historic Greek setting from 27th to 29th April, 2018;...

Any runner with a desire to run a long distance race in Greece has a range of choices, all with historic roots. The Athens...

Birmingham to be officially announced as host of 2022 Commonwealth Games

From Inside the Games Birmingham will be officially announced as hosts of the 2022 Commonwealth Games later this week, insidethegames understands. Negotiations between Birmingham City Council, the Department...

Bekele set to chase Kimetto’s 25km world record at Tata Steel Kolkata 25K 2017

Mutliple world champion and world record holder Kenenisa Bekele will be looking to add to his list of record performances at the TataSteel Kolkata 25K on...

International Federations told names of 300 Russian athletes on Rodchenkov list

From Inside the Games Names of around 300 Russian athletes have been given to International Federations by the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) in Lausanne today...

Harry Jerome Indoors – 2018 – Schedule

Doug Clement, Harry Jerome Indoor The eighth annual Harry Jerome Indoor meet will be taking place Saturday, Feb. 3, 2018 at the Richmond Oval. Location: Richmond...

Birmingham set to submit new financial offer in bid to be awarded 2022 Commonwealth...

From Inside the Games A Cabinet meeting of Birmingham City Council have agreed that a final bid that will be presented to the Commonwealth Games Federation (CGF),...

Track & Field Breaks Three School Records to Open Indoor Season

The University of Cincinnati track and field program opened the 2018 season Friday afternoon at the Hoosier Open with three school records falling and...

Track & Field Opens 2018 Season Friday at Hoosier Open

Alex Ryan // ON THE STARTING LINE The University of Cincinnati track and field program is set to open the 2018 indoor season this week as the...

Pioneer 8K has a brand new route

From sister publication: Victoria Sports News  The Prairie Inn Harriers Pioneer 8K road race that takes place every year on the first Sunday of January,...