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News28 May 2020

Rudisha undergoes ankle surgery

Two-time Olympic 800m champion David Rudisha underwent surgery in Eldoret, Kenya, today after sustaining a fracture in his ankle last week.

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News24 Dec 2019

Rudisha’s 800m world record in London voted athletics moment of the decade

David Rudisha’s 2012 Olympic 800m triumph has been chosen as the athletics moment of the decade.

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Plaque09 May 2019

Iten - Home of Champions

Iten, a town of 42,000 people in Elgeyo-Marakwet County of Kenya, is known as the ‘Home of Champions’.

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Previews26 Jun 2017

Bolt, joined by seven other Rio Olympic champions, returns to action in Ostrava

Eight reigning Olympic champions will top the bill at the 56th edition of the Golden Spike in Ostrava on Wednesday (28), an event capped by Usain Bolt's second 100m outing of his final season.

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Series27 May 2017

That moment when… Rudisha struck gold in Beijing

World 800m record-holder David Rudisha is a double world and Olympic champion. Here the Kenyan reflects on his success at the IAAF World Championships Beijing 2015 after two years of injury struggles.

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Previews11 May 2017

A dozen Olympic champions set for early season challenges in Shanghai – IAAF Diamond League 

A dozen Olympic champions are set to face strong early season challenges as the 2017 IAAF Diamond League series continues in Shanghai on Saturday (13) evening.

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News09 May 2017

Rudisha returns as distance stars gather in Shanghai – IAAF Diamond League

Double Olympic champion David Rudisha is one of four Kenyan track stars set to take centre stage at the Shanghai Diamond League meeting on Saturday (13) when many of the world’s greatest athletes will be in pursuit of early season IAAF Diamond League points.

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News27 Apr 2017

Rudisha to make 1000m debut in Ostrava

Organisers of the Golden Spike have announced that two-time Olympic 800m champion David Rudisha will make his 1000m debut at the IAAF World Challenge meeting in Ostrava, Czech Republic, on 28 June.

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News30 Mar 2017

Olympic stars to shine in Shanghai – IAAF Diamond League

No fewer than 13 Olympic champions are among the galaxy of international track and field stars announced today for the 2017 Shanghai Diamond League on 13 May, the second stop on the IAAF Diamond League circuit.

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News17 Mar 2017

World stars to salute Bolt at Jamaican ‘farewell’ meeting

A constellation of global athletics stars will be present to pay homage to Usain Bolt as he runs his last race on Jamaican soil during the second staging of the JN-Racers Grand Prix at the National Stadium in Kingston on Saturday 10 June.

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News29 Dec 2016

2016 end-of-year reviews – middle distance

In the ninth part of our 2016 end-of-year reviews, statisticians A Lennart Julin and Mirko Jalava look back on the best middle-distance performances of the year.

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Report10 Sep 2016

Rudisha sizzles fast 500m in Newcastle

Olympic 800m champion David Rudisha capped his 2016 season with a fast 500m victory to highlight the Great North CityGames in Newcastle on Saturday (10).

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