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Team Australia third overall at IAAF World Relays, as Weightman & Trengove PB at...

Team Australia has finished an outstanding third overall at the IAAF World Relays, with top-five finishes by the women’s 4x400m relay, the men’s 4x800m relay and mixed 4x400m relay closing out an amazing two-day campaign for the green and...

Australia’s top marathoners perform strongly in London and Hamburg – Results

London Marathon Aussie Highlight - Lisa Weightman took 50 seconds of her PB to finish 5th and record the 3rd fastest all-time Australian marathon for women with 2:25:15.  London Marathon - Elite Aussie Results Place overall Place gender Place category Name Club Runner no Category Half Finish 10 10 10 » SHELLEY, Michael...

Haspa Marathon Hamburg: Mekonnen and Augusto triumph

Tsegaye Mekonnen and Jessica Augusto triumph in Hamburg
 Tsegaye Mekonnen and Jessica Augusto grasped the top honours in the 32nd edition of the Haspa Marathon Hamburg on Sunday. In a tight men’s finish Ethiopia’s Mekonnen held off the Olympic Marathon...

Vienna City Marathon: Korir and Kiprop win thrilling duels

Kenyans Albert Korir and Nancy Kiprop win thrilling duels Kenyans Albert Korir and Nancy Kiprop took the Vienna City Marathon after thrilling duels. Korir edged ahead in the final 150 metres, beating Ishmael Bushendich by two seconds. Korir clocked 2:08:40...

World Record For Keitany At London Marathon

By David Monti, @d9monti (c) 2017 Race Results Weekly, all rights reserved. LONDON (23-Apr) -- Kenya's Mary Keitany threw caution to the wind here today, blasted through the first half of the 37th Virgin Money London Marathon in a scorching 1:06:54,...

London calling for 4x100m & 4x400m teams, as Storey leads the 4x800m to BRONZE

London and the IAAF World Championships are calling for the Australian men’s 4x100m and women’s 4x400m relay teams after they ensured their automatic entry by advancing to the medals round at the IAAF World Relays in Nassau (BAH) earlier...

‘Sport is for peace’ – Athlete Refugee Team’s journey continues with IAAF/BTC World Relays...

“There are many ways to be a refugee,” says Gai Nyang, a tall, slender 25-year-old from South Sudan. “It’s not about being a victim of a war crisis. Even if you’re out of your country, it’s important that nothing...

IAAF/LOC Press Conference highlights – IAAF/BTC World Relays Bahamas 2017

Some of the world's finest sprinters joined IAAF CEO Olivier Gers and local dignitaries at the official pre-competition press conference on the eve of the IAAF/BTC World Relays Bahamas 2017 to share their thoughts, enthusiasm and aspirations about the...

Where to watch the IAAF/BTC World Relays Bahamas 2017

WHERE TO WATCH THE IAAF/BTC WORLD RELAYS BAHAMAS 2017 The IAAF continues to work tirelessly to bring its events to athletics fans across the globe who this weekend have the opportunity to watch the very best relay teams in the...

American Elites Taylor, Thweatt Ready for London Marathon Debuts

By David Monti, @d9monti (c) 2017 Race Results Weekly, all rights reserved LONDON (21-Apr) -- Sunday's 37th Virgin Money London Marathon has a power-packed elite field of 35 men and 30 women, but only two are from the United States: Kellyn...

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