10 Nov No funding surprises as British Athletics continue short-term obsession

The annual game of ‘let’s guess which athlete has been omitted from British Athletics funding’ happened once again last week with the announcement of those athletes set to be supported by the World Class Performance Programme (WCPP) for 2014-15. As usual, trying to apply logic to some...

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15 Aug Opinion: Mekhissi-Benabbad isn’t that bad. Give him his medal back.

[poller_master poll_id="8" extra_class=""] I can't believe I'm reading this, an athlete disqualified for taking his shirt off? "French steeplechaser Mahiedine Mekhissi-Benabbad has been disqualified and stripped of gold at the European Championships for removing his shirt during the race. The Spanish team raised a complaint which was upheld...

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13 Aug Inside story on what it’s like to finish 4th at the Commonwealth Games by Team Englands Hammer star Sarah Holt

Article, video & images by Sarah Holt - Follow Sarah on Twitter HERE Was Glasgow a home Games for us English athletes?Absolutely! The experience of competing at Hampden Park to a myriad of St George’s flags is without doubt the highlight of my athletics career. The...

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07 Aug #StuffVernonHates

EDITED after Vernon wins a Silver Medal at the European Championship. Promise we won't bang on about it. The GB 5000m star Andy Vernon had a Twitter bust up with 800m Commonwealth Games Silver Medalist Lynsey Sharp (READ HERE). Here are some other things he...

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