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One of Australia’s most accomplished wheelchair athletes will contest the full 42.195km Gold Coast Airport Marathon for the first time on his road to Rio. Three-time Paralympic gold medallist Kurt Fearnley will look to add a Gold Coast Airport Marathon win on Sunday to his personal results honour board, including...
Live Feed: Most recent post up top. Keep refreshing as this page is updated constantly as the Aussies perform and people tweet, post etc… Hopefully, you're watching on TV, but this is a good way to keep up to date with everything Rio athletics, Aussie style from social media throughout...
The 12th episode of the current season of IAAF Inside Athletics is available to watch bellow and features an exclusive interview with USA’s two-time world indoor 60m hurdles champion Nia Ali. https://youtu.be/uNIW8zPfwn8 This episode of IAAF Inside Athletics is presented by Sweden's 2005 world high jump champion Kajsa Bergqvist.
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By Chris Lotsbom, @ChrisLotsbom (c) 2015 Race Results Weekly, all rights reserved (05-Nov) -- With just 100 days remaining until the U.S. Olympic Trials Marathon in Los Angeles, veterans Desiree Linden and Dathan Ritzenhein are beginning to buckle down. On a conference call hosted by USA Track & Field and LA...
At the forthcoming IAAF World Race Walking Team Championships Rome 2016 on 7-8 May, women will be able to participate in the senior 50km race walk event. In August 2015, IAAF Competition Rule 261 was amended by IAAF Congress to include the women's 50km race walk as a listed world...
No less than seven women who have represented their country are entered for the world richest mile in Darwin this Sunday, the Lottoland Mitchell Street Million Dollar Mile. Race ambassador and defending champion Genevieve Lacaze will start as one of the key athletes to watch, as she prepares to round out her 2017...
Victoria’s Duer Yoa engaged the afterburners over the final kilometre to record a resounding win in the 2016 ASICS Half Marathon at today’s Gold Coast Airport Marathon. Neck and neck with Japan’s Hiroyuki Sasaki (1:03:56) with 1km to go, Yoa dug deep to find a burst of unanswerable pace to...
By David Monti, @d9monti (c) 2016 Race Results Weekly, all rights reserved TERRE HAUTE, IN (18-Nov) -- It has been a long, and mostly fruitful, year for Syracuse University junior Justyn Knight.  The 20 year-old Canadian from Vaughan, Ontario, may have missed making the Olympic team by the slimmest of margins,...
By Chris Lotsbom, @ChrisLotsbom (c) 2016 Race Results Weekly, all rights reserved (25-Jan) -- It was the fall of 2010, and Ford Palmer was grinding out intervals at the Monmouth University track in West Long Branch, N.J., preparing for the upcoming track season. Little did he know that steps away a...