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World record holder David Rudisha anticipates a return to competition

From Inside the Games/Athletics Illustrated According to Inside the Games, Kenyan, David Rudisha, expects to return to competition next year. The 800-metre world record holder is...

World Athletics Championships moved to July 15, 2022

© Copyright - 2020 - Athletics Illustrated The Oregon World Athletics Championships have been moved to July 15 to July 24, 2022, to avoid a...

Gene testing could be introduced at Tokyo 2020 as latest weapon to catch cheats,...

From Inside the Games Gene testing could be introduced in time for next year's Olympic Games in Tokyo, International Olympic Committee (IOC) President Thomas Bach...

Thomas Bach encourages people to stay active, Ultrarunning cancels Congress, God postponed the Olympics

© Copyright - 2020 - Athletics Illustrated The International Day of Sport for Development and Peace is Monday, March 6. The International Olympic Committee President Thomas...

Sally Kipyego’s US Marathon Trials was a controlled third place finish; more to come...

© Copyright - 2020 - Athletics Illustrated The US Olympic Marathon Trials in Atlanta, GA provided a few surprise moments. Des Linden, a fan favourite,...

IOC confirm revised qualification deadline for Tokyo 2020 Olympics

Even though nearly half of the athletes have already qualified for the 2020 Tokyo Olympic Games and will be able to carry that qualification...

Russian Anti-Doping Agency hires powerful Swiss law firm to appeal ruling

© Copyright - 2019 - Athletics Illustrated Apparently 150-lawyer-strong law firm Schellenberg Wittmer based in Geneva and Zurich, Switzerland was hired by the Russian Anti-Doping...

Covid-19 update: Ethiopian athletes get help, Sapporo continues as marathon venue, another race postponed

© Copyright - 2020 - Athletics Illustrated The Ethiopian Athletics Federation has approved to provide $121,000USD to help its athletes deal with the financial strain...

Group asks World Athletics to reconsider new Olympic qualifying window

According to Inside the Games, the Euromeetings group, which represent European one-day meetings, has voiced their opinion asking World Athletics to reverse the freeze...

World Championship bronze medallist hits out at IOC decision to move Tokyo 2020 race...

Inside the Games/Athletics Illustrated International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) World Championships bronze medallist Evan Dunfee hit out at the International Olympic Committee's (IOC) decision...