30 Aug England Athletics U17 & U15 Championships Preview

Bedford hosts the final England Athletics outdoor track and field championships of the season this weekend as over 1000 athletes have entered to compete in the under-15 and under-17 competition. Among those in action is national multi-event champions Morgan Lake (pictured) and Max Price. With identical...

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29 Aug Which GB athletes are off to the USA this year?

As we begin to focus our attention on the forthcoming collegiate cross country season, it is worth recapping just how well the class of 2012 performed. The stats from last years NCAA Cross Country Championship make impressive reading: Six male All-Americans Three female All-Americans 25 British and Irish...

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29 Aug Zurich Diamond League preview

In the penultimate leg of the IAAF Diamond League, a large contingent of GB & NI athletes head to Zurich tonight as the outdoor season nears its end. Adam Gemili (coach: Michael Afilaka) leads the charge at this evening’s meet, in which no fewer than twelve...

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29 Aug Nevin Yanit banned for two years for doping

Nevin Yanit, the European 100m hurdles champion, has been banned for two years for doping by the Turkish Athletics Federation. Yanit, who won the European title in 2010 and 2012, tested positive in Düsseldorf, Germany, in February. The case against the Olympic 1500m champion Asli Cakir...

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29 Aug Back to school for Sharp

Lynsey Sharp reflects on London 2012, looks ahead to Glasgow 2014 and gives pupils at her former school, the Mary Erskine in Edinburgh, an athletics masterclass in this video interview. Full Article HERE...

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29 Aug Steel bound for Prague

Gemma Steel, after a succcessful short tour of the United States, will compete over 10 kilometres in next month's Prague Grand Prix. Steel finished third in the 2013 Oakley New York Mini 10-K in New York City's Central Park in June. Then she also notched an...

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28 Aug Research shows athletics champions are older

Track and field world champions are getting older again, after a near decade-long spell at the start of the millennium when their average age was getting progressively younger. Exclusive analysis by inside the games on the ages of winners of the 43 individual events at the...

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28 Aug For Bernard Lagat, life begins at 40

Last week in Moscow, Lagat finished sixth in the 5,000 metres men’s final at the IAAF World Championships in Athletics… not bad for a man who turns 40 next December. “I gave it my all tonight! Finished 6th. Your support has meant a lot to me....

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