21 Feb Michael Rimmer takes a trip to the Euros

Michael Rimmer has celebrated the strangest victory of his life, with selection for the Great Britain and Northern Ireland squad for next month’s European Indoor Championships in Sweden. The Liverpool Pembroke and Sefton star was in third place just yards from the finish line of the...

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20 Feb The Mental Aspect Of Recovery

As Alistair Brownlee demonstrated in the run-up to the London 2012 Olympics, an ill-timed injury doesn’t have to completely derail your season. But recovering from injury isn’t just physical, it’s a mental thing too… Take the miles away from an athlete and the mental anguish is...

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20 Feb Drug Makers, in Shift, Join Fight Against Doping

The blood-enhancing drug EPO has improved the lives of millions of anemia patients, but Lance Armstrong and other top cyclists have turned the medicine into a byword for doping. Now, a growing number of pharmaceutical companies are trying to prevent their drugs from experiencing the same...

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19 Feb GREAT BRITAIN AND NORTHERN IRELAND TEAM for Euro Indoors

MEN 60m: Harry Aikines-Aryeetey (Rana Reider), Dwain Chambers (Rana Reider), James Dasaolu (Steve Fudge) 400m: Michael Bingham (George Harrison), Nigel Levine (Linford Christie), Richard Strachan (Linford Christie) 800m: Mukhtar Mohammed (Mustafa Mohammed), Michael Rimmer (Norman Poole), Joe Thomas (Arwyn Davies) 60m hurdles: Andrew Pozzi (Malcolm Arnold) 4x400m: Michael Bingham, Richard Buck (Steve Fudge), Luke Lennon-Ford...

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19 Feb Nike cans future Oscar plans

New York - Nike said on Monday that it has no plans to use Olympic athlete Oscar Pistorius in future ad campaigns after the "Blade Runner" was charged with murder in the shooting death of his girlfriend. Nike Inc spokesperson KeJuan Wilkins confirmed the shoe company's...

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