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Vernon looking for lifetime best at Great North Run

Tue, 02/09/2014 - 11:00pm
Great Britain’s double 2014 European Championships medal winner Andy Vernon will be looking to subject his lifetime best for the half marathon to some serious revision when he resumes his rivalry with his compatriot and Zurich hero Mo Farah in the Bupa Great North Run, an IAAF Gold Label Road Race, on Sunday 7 September.
Categories: World

Chepngetich, Halasz, Sebsibe and Swoboda continue their Youth Olympic Games gold medal quest

Tue, 02/09/2014 - 11:00pm
‘Coming events cast their shadow before them’ is a well-known Chinese proverb and its meaning proved perfectly apt as a busy second athletics session provided some key pointers for the finals which lie ahead at the Youth Olympic Games in Nanjing on Thursday (21).
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Former Bahamas Amateur Athletic Association President Harold Munnings dies

Tue, 02/09/2014 - 1:00pm
The IAAF has been notified of the sad news of the death of former Bahamas Amateur Athletic Association President Harold Munnings on 15 August, at the age of 90.
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Abshero and Dos Santos target course record in Amsterdam

Tue, 02/09/2014 - 11:00am
Organisers of the TCS Amsterdam Marathon have lured Ayele Abshero to beat the course record of the IAAF Gold Label Road Race on 19 October.
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Hyde threatens world youth best on first day of Youth Olympic Games

Mon, 01/09/2014 - 3:00pm
Inside the majestic Nanjing Olympic Sports Centre Stadium it was the sprint hurdlers who took centre stage on Wednesday (20), the opening day of the athletics programme at the 2014 Youth Olympic Games.
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Stockholm press conference highlights – IAAF Diamond League

Mon, 01/09/2014 - 3:00pm
On the eve of the IAAF Diamond League meeting in Stockholm’s Olympic Stadium, organisers of the DN Galan meeting on 21 August were proud to announce the involvement of 18 recently crowned continental champions – 10 from the European Championships in Zurich and eight from the African Championships in Marrakesh.
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Liu leads the way at IAAF Kids’ Athletics event in Nanjing

Mon, 01/09/2014 - 9:00am
Amid euphoric scenes more typically reserved for pop and rock icons, a six-day project to showcase the IAAF Kids’ Athletics programme was launched today at Wanda Plaza in downtown Nanjing, host city of the Youth Olympic Games.
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Birmingham provisional entry lists, as at 20 August – IAAF Diamond League

Mon, 01/09/2014 - 9:00am
The provisional entry lists are now available for the 12th meeting of the 2014 season of the IAAF Diamond League in Birmingham on 24 August.
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IAAF Inside Athletics – episode 10

Sun, 31/08/2014 - 5:00pm
The 10th episode of IAAF Inside Athletics is available to watch online now.
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Home hopes Aregawi and Bahta promise to send sparks flying in Stockholm – IAAF Diamond League

Sun, 31/08/2014 - 1:00pm
For those athletes who have made the short journey over from Zurich, the IAAF Diamond League meeting in Stockholm on Thursday (21) offers a swift reality checkpoint as they re-engage with the best athletes from all other parts of the world.
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