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Feature07 Dec 2021

After top year, Mu continues to shoot for the stars

The US teenage track luminary is already ascending astronomically

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Feature18 Nov 2021

Spotlight on Rising Stars: Athing Mu and Tadese Worku

We focus on the five women and five men who have been nominated for this year’s Rising Star awards.

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Press Release22 Oct 2021

Nominees announced for Female World Athlete of the Year 2021

World Athletics is pleased to confirm a list of 10 nominees for Female World Athlete of the Year.

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Report03 Aug 2021

History made by Thompson-Herah and Wlodarczyk, youngsters Mu and Duplantis shine in Tokyo

Elaine Thompson-Herah and Anita Wlodarczyk cemented their status as all-time athletics greats

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Report03 Aug 2021

Teens Mu and Hodgkinson claim Olympic 800m 1-2

For 19-year-old US sensation Athing Mu, winning the Olympic gold medal in the women’s 800m was just what she expected of herself all along.

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Report28 Jun 2021

McLaughlin smashes world 400m hurdles record in Eugene with 51.90

As the 10-day US Olympic Trials closed in Eugene, 21-year-old Sydney McLaughlin became the first woman to break the 52-second barrier in the 400m hurdles.

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Report13 Jun 2021

Double delight for Mu, Sturgis and Cockrell on final day of NCAA Championships

US teenager Athing Mu wrapped up her 2021 collegiate season with a pair of record-breaking performances on the final day of the NCAA Championships in Eugene on Saturday (12).

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Report29 May 2021

Vetter throws 96.29m in Silesia for third best javelin mark in history

All eyes were on the javelin on the first day of the European Athletics Team Championships Super League in Silesia on Saturday (29) and Johannes Vetter again ensured that the attention was justified as he launched the spear 96.29m.

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Press Release20 May 2021

Ratified: Mu’s world U20 indoor 800m record

Athing Mu’s world U20 indoor 800m record of 1:58.40, set at the SEC Indoor Championships in Fayetteville, Arkansas, on 27 February, has been ratified.

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Report15 May 2021

Mu runs North American U20 400m record in Texas, top jumps marks from Harrison and Gittens

Eighteen-year-old Mu clocks 49.84 to break record held by Sanya Richards-Ross

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Report07 Feb 2021

Mu breaks world U20 indoor 400m record, Iapichino leaps 6.75m

Two of the world’s most talented teenagers produced stand-out performances on either side of the Atlantic on Saturday (6).

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Report17 Jan 2021

Mu threatens world U20 indoor 800m record, Lightfoot tops 5.94m, Browning scorches wind-assisted 9.96 - weekend round-up

Athing Mu missed world indoor U20 800m record by 0.04, KC Lightfoot topped an early-season world lead of 5.94m in Lubbock while Rohan Browning sped to a wind-assisted 9.96 clocking over 100m at the Illawarra Track Challenge in Wollongong, Australia.

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