British Athletics has written to European Athletics to express its concerns over the implementation of COVID-19 countermeasures at the European Indoor Championships in Torun following a bout of coronavirus cases.
World Athletics President Sebastian Coe has defended the decision his Federation took over athletes with differences in sexual development (DSD), claiming he had sought to keep competitive options open in the female category even though a different alternative may have been open to him.
Twelve cities from around the globe have expressed interest in hosting the inaugural World Athletics Road Running Championships in 2023, the World Athletics Council confirmed today.
The University of Birmingham athletics track will host European 10,000 metres Cup - incorporating the British Athletics 10,000m Championships that will serve as the Tokyo 2020 Olympic trials - on June 5.
The restoration of the Authorised Neutral Athlete (ANA) scheme - which allows Russian competitors who meet anti-doping criteria to take part at international events but not under the national flag - will be one of the key areas of discussion at the World Athletics Council meeting that starts tomorrow.
World Athletics President Sebastian Coe has acknowledged that innovations in shoe design may lead to numerous world records at the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games, scheduled to take place later this year.
World Athletics President Sebastian Coe has launched the world’s first fully-virtual 3D sports museum and decried the "cavalier treatment" of the sport's historic artefacts by the sport's previous leadership.
The North American and Caribbean Athletics Association (NACAC) has been forced to reschedule the Caribbean Free Trade Association (CARIFTA) Games to August.
Two-time Olympic gold medallist Caster Semenya has received a significant financial boost in her bid to overturn World Athletics' rules to allow her to compete in her favoured events at this year’s Tokyo 2020 Games.
Karamarinov foresees "really successful" Munich 2022 European Championships despite packed sporting schedule
Dobromir Karamarinov, Interim President of European Athletics, has forecast that next year’s European Championships in Munich will be "really successful" despite the crowded sports programme following the pandemic postponements of 2020 and beyond.
Karamarinov hails successful European Indoor Athletics Championships but accepts "lessons" learned after positive COVID-19 tests
Dobromir Karamarinov, Interim European Athletics President, said today he was "delighted" by the success of the recent European Indoor Championships in Torun, but he added that "lessons" had been learned following a number of positive COVID-19 tests.
Positive COVID-19 tests have obliged four Ukrainian women athletes to remain in quarantine in Torun following the European Athletics Indoor Championships which finished on Sunday (March 7).
Athens 2004 Olympic 4x100 metres relay champion Darren Campbell has been confirmed by UK Athletics as head of short sprints and relays ahead of the re-arranged Olympic Games in Tokyo, while world relay silver medallist Tim Benjamin will oversee the long sprints and relays.
Four-time Olympic gold medallist Sanya Richards-Ross has been appointed to the Board for the Oregon 2022 World Athletics Championships.
Berings questions COVID-19 testing system at European Athletics Indoor Championships after false positive
Belgian athlete Eline Berings claims she was forced to withdraw from the semi-finals of the 60 metres hurdles at the European Athletics Indoor Championships for "no reason" following a false positive COVID-19 test result.