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Wilson Kipsang returns: Former World Record Holder still hungry for success

The elite field for the BMW BERLIN-MARATHON on September 24 has grown in star quality even more with the announcement that the man who broke the world record there in 2013, Wilson Kipsang, will join his fellow Kenyan and...

Athletics NZ Weekly Roundup 17 July 2017

UNITED KINGDOM World Para Athletics Championships, London – 14/23 July 2017 New Zealand struck its first medal of the 2017 Para Athletics World Championships in London on Sunday morning NZ time, with Holly Robinson firing her javelin out to 42.41m, finishing a close...

Reardon and Turner crowned kings of the track

Victory was the theme of the day, as two more Australians were crowned world champions, and another two earned themselves silver and bronze on day four of the World Para-Athletics Championships in London. Scott Reardon (NSW) proved he is the undisputed...

Holt surges to gold, as Turner breaks another world record

She claimed victory as a 14-year-old debutant at the 2015 World Championships, and now Isis Holt (VIC) has done it again. Soaring across the finish line in the 200m T35 final, Holt gave it her all to take out gold in 28.47s...

Full Rabat Diamond League Results 2017

Meeting International Mohammed VI D'Athletisme de Rabat Rabat (Prince Moulay Abdellah), 16/07/2017 Men's results 100 Metres - Men Wind: -0.3 m/s 1 Ujah , Chijindu GBR 9.98 2 Meité , Ben Youssef CIV 10.01 3 Mitchell-Blake , Nethaneel GBR 10.18 4 Su , Bingtian CHN...
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WATCH: Epic False Start in the Men’s 3000m – IAAF Diamond League Rabat 2017

Epic False Start in the Men's 3000m - IAAF Diamond League Rabat 2017 VIA IAAF Diamond League The pacemaker Adil Briami of Morocco had a little bit of trouble hearing the starting gun calling the field back. FINAL RESULTS

The gold rush begins as debutant Crombie claims Australia’s first 2017 World Para-Athletics title

Australia’s first 2017 World Para-Athletics title One of Australia’s Para-athletes has made his international debut a spectacular one, setting a world record to claim gold on the opening night of the World Para-Athletics Championships in London. 31-year-old debutant Cameron Crombie (ACT) won the...

Three-Time Olympian Ritzenhein Joins Hansons-Brooks

By David Monti, @d9monti (c) 2017 Race Results Weekly, all rights reserved (12-JUL) -- Three-time Olympian Dathan Ritzenhein of Belmont, Mich., has joined the Hansons-Brooks Original Distance project and will be coached by Keith and Kevin Hanson, Brooks Running announced...

Athletics New Zealand – Weekly Round-up 10 July 2017

SWITZERLAND IAAF Diamond League, Athletissima, Lausanne – 6 July 2017 Tom Walsh finished second in the shot put in his season’s best and fourth best ever of 21.97m. Walsh was most consistent throughout his series of six attempts all over 21...

London here we come, as Team Australia heads to para-athletics world title

London is calling for Team Australia, with the 37-strong squad making their way to the 2017 World Para-Athletics Championships from airports across the nation overnight. Marking the return of competition to the Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park after the resounding success of the...