IAAF Congress set to support ban on Russia after warning more work needs to be done - Insidethegames.biz (blog)

An attempt by the head of the Russian Athletics Federation (RusAF) to get his country's ban from the sport lifted here later this week is doomed to failure after the International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) warned them that more work ...

Television and Streaming + Radio Info for 2017 IAAF World Championships In Athletics / Track and Field – London 2017 - LetsRun.com

The 2017 IAAF World Championships in London for track and field/athletics begin on Friday. Go here for a schedule of events for the 2017 Worlds. If you want to watch it live on TV or online, we've got details for you below. First, we list the info for ...

Rudisha pulls out of worlds - Saudi Gazette

LONDON — World 800 meters record holder David Rudisha said Monday he was saddened and disappointed to have pulled out of the World Athletics Championships due to a quad muscle strain. Rudisha, reigning Olympic and world champion, is the first ...

Flying The Flag - Bahamas Tribune

#IN less than five days, 25 athletes will be carrying the Bahamian flag as they get set to compete in the 16th International Amateur Athletic Federation (IAAF) World Relays in London, England. #The global championships, held every two years, will run ...

The Olympics Are Coming to Los Angeles in 2028 - TIME

(LOS ANGELES) — Los Angeles has reached an agreement with international Olympic leaders that will open the way for the city to host the 2028 Summer Games. City Council President Herb Wesson's office confirmed the deal Monday. Spokeswoman ...

Empowering athletes and better promoting athletics – IAAF Council Meeting - International Association of Athletics Federations

The 210th IAAF Council Meeting took place in London and was chaired by IAAF President Sebastian Coe. This was the traditional one-day gathering ahead of the 51st IAAF Congress (2-3 Aug) and IAAF World Championships London 2017 (4-13 Aug) which ...

IAAF Athletes' Commission voting to open on 1 August - International Association of Athletics Federations

Elections for six places on the IAAF Athletes' Commission will run from 1-12 August with all athletes accredited for the IAAF World Championships London 2017 eligible to vote. The IAAF Athletes' Commission represents the link between athletes and the ...

Russian athletes banned from singing national hymn at London World Championships hotels - TASS

MOSCOW, July 31. /TASS/. The International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) has prohibited Russian athletes from singing their country's national anthem at London's official hotels for the 2017 World Championships in Athletics, the Neutral ...

Rudisha withdraws from world championships with thigh injury - The Sun Herald

Olympic 800-meter champion and world-record holder David Rudisha withdrew from the world championships on Monday after straining a thigh muscle in a training session in Kenya. The double world and Olympic champion said an MRI scan on the right-leg ...

Jessica Ennis-Hill tells ITV News of her relief at London 2012 Gold after being denied by doper at World Championships - ITV News

Jessica Ennis-Hill has spoken of her relief at winning Olympic Gold in London after she was beaten to the top step of the podium at the World Athletics Championships a year earlier by a drugs cheat. In an exclusive interview with ITV News, the 31-year ...

Russian athletes banned from singing national anthem at hotels at London World Championships - RT

The International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) will not allow Russian athletes competing as neutrals at the 2017 World Championships in London to sing their national anthem at any venues associated with the event. As 19 Russian athletes ...