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Sport's finest recognised in virtual ceremony
World Athletics Awards 2021

Thompson-Herah and Warholm named World Athletes of the Year

Sport's finest recognised in virtual ceremony... Read More

Live stream of the virtual ceremony starts at 6pm CET
World Athletics Awards 2021

Watch the World Athletics Awards 2021

Live stream of the virtual ceremony starts at 6pm CET... Read More

World Athletics Council agrees on host cities of two future World Athletics Series events
Press release

World Athletics Series events awarded to Glasgow and Lima

World Athletics Council agrees on host cities of two future World Athletics Series events ... Read More

1965 was a year of world record-wrecking carnage
Heritage

Keino makes donation to MOWA on anniversary of his 5000m world record

1965 was a year of world record-wrecking carnage... Read More

The Olympic pole vault champion will compete at the World Indoor Tour Gold meeting on 19 February
World Indoor Tour

World record-holder Duplantis confirmed for Birmingham

The Olympic pole vault champion will compete at the World Indoor Tour Gold meeting on 19 February... Read More

ATHLETES

FEATURED ATHLETE


Ryan CROUSER

FEATURED ATHLETE


Faith KIPYEGON

FEATURED ATHLETE


Damian WARNER

FEATURED ATHLETE


Yulimar ROJAS

FEATURED ATHLETE


Elaine THOMPSON-HERAH

FEATURED ATHLETE


Sifan HASSAN

FEATURED ATHLETE


Karsten WARHOLM

FEATURED ATHLETE


Sydney MCLAUGHLIN

FEATURED ATHLETE


Armand DUPLANTIS

VIDEOS

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Devon Allen clocks 12.99 to win 110m hurdles in Zagreb

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Trayvon Bromell runs world-leading 9.76 in Nairobi

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South Africa break world U20 4x100m record in Nairobi

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Sifan Hassan breaks the world 10,000m record in Hengelo

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Sha'Carri Richardson wins the 200m in Ostrava

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Women's 100m - World Athletics U20 Championships Nairobi 21

Records

Latest Records

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World Record*, Area Record, National Record
57:31
Men's Half Marathon
JacobKIPLIMO
Uganda
WHEN 21 Nov 2021
WHERE Lisboa (POR)
Area Record, National Record
2:03:36
Men's Marathon
BashirABDI
Belgium
WHEN 24 Oct 2021
WHERE Rotterdam (NED)
National Record
11.72
Women's 100 Metres
XeniaHIEBERT
Paraguay
WHEN 13 Nov 2021
WHERE Asunción (PAR)
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