Home News Wire

News Wire

Relevant and recent news from around the world of running.

European Athletics Team Championships Super League

The best of European athletics will be heading to northern France to compete in the Lille Métropole Stadium from 23 to 25 June 2017....

Bach accuses critics of Olympic Movement of ignorance and aggression

From Inside the Games International Olympic Committee (IOC) President Thomas Bach has attacked those who criticise the Olympic Movement but insisted that no organisation can...

Lemi Berhanu Hayle Targets Scotiabank Toronto Waterfront Marathon Record,

By Paul Gains Many are the athletes who target course records and victory in the weeks preceding a major marathon, but few can achieve this...

The stars of Shanghai set to shine at the Monaco Diamond League

The second leg of the IAAF Diamond League in Shanghai gave rise to the 8 best performances of the year and 5 meeting records,...

Pre Classic Women’s 100m Hurdles is Colossal!

Prefontiane Classic How good will the Prefontaine Classic women’s 100 hurdles be?  So good that because of the 3-per-nation restriction at the Olympics, it’ll be...

Uganda’s Alex Chesakit Racing at Scotiabank Toronto Waterfront Marathon

Paul Gains East African runners have dominated the Scotiabank Toronto Waterfront Marathon the past two decades, but one thing this IAAF Gold Label race has...

Inside Sport’s Russian Doping Scandal: IAAF Responds to further allegations

Seb Coe's response to Russia potentially being banned. WDR/ARD's third installment of the series on the 2014 Russian doping scandal. from Nick Davies: In response to further...

Emerald City welcomes approximately 17,000 runners for 2018 St. Jude Rock ‘n Roll Seattle...

Approximately 17,000 registered runners from age 12 to 83 took to the streets of the Emerald City this weekend to participate in the 10th running...

Let’s Run’s Change.org petition: Lend your voice for a drug-free sport

The Johnson brothers, Robert and Weldon, owners of Let'sRun.com, the world's most popular running website have started an online petition to have Sir Craig...

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...