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Valuable IAAF Combined Events Challenge points at stake in Talence

Sun, 12/10/2014 - 2:00pm
It may not be the last fixture of the 2014 IAAF Combined Events Challenge, but the Decastar meeting in Talence on 20-21 September will be the last opportunity to score points for those in contention of finishing in the top three in the series.
Categories: World

Nazarov’s long and bumpy road to becoming one of the world’s top hammer throwers

Sun, 12/10/2014 - 2:00pm
On a dusty track occupied by armed soldiers and military hardware in the Tajik capital of Dushanbe just a matter of weeks after civil war broke out, Dilshod Nazarov weaved in and out of armoured tanks and personnel carriers.
Categories: World

A decade after retirement, El Guerrouj still has Midas touch in inspiring future generation

Sun, 12/10/2014 - 10:00am
Ten years on from the Athenian drama of the 2004 Olympic men’s 1500m final, Hicham El Guerrouj was still playing catch up.
Categories: World

Athletics for a Better World makes an impact in Morocco

Sun, 12/10/2014 - 6:00am
Before embarking on a visit to a remote Moroccan mountain village early last Sunday for an IAAF / Nestlé Healthy Kids’ Athletics event, most of the guests – including several current and former champion athletes from Morocco and elsewhere – didn’t know exactly what to expect.
Categories: World