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Feature10 Mar 2021

Despite conflict and uncertainty, women runners from Ethiopia's Tigray region becoming a rising force

Gudaf Tsegay, Lemlem Hailu and Letesenbet Gidey are helping to raise the running profile of Ethiopia's troubled northern region.

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News25 Feb 2021

2021 World Athletics Indoor Tour winners secure wildcards for Belgrade

After the fifth and final Gold level meeting of the 2021 World Athletics Indoor Tour brought the series to a close for another year, 11 athletes have booked their place at the World Athletics Indoor Championships Belgrade 22.

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Press Release06 Feb 2021

Ratified: Hailu’s world U20 indoor 1500m record of 4:01.57

Lemlem Hailu’s world U20 indoor 1500m record of 4:01.57, set last year, has been ratified.

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Press Release29 Jun 2020

World records ratified: Duplantis’s 6.17m pole vault, Rojas’s indoor triple jump and Cheptegei's 5km

Armand Duplantis’s world pole vault record of 6.17m, Yulimar Rojas’s world indoor triple jump record of 15.43m and Joshua Cheptegei's 12:51 5km world record have been ratified.

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Report15 Jul 2017

Report: girls' 1500m – IAAF World U18 Championships Nairobi 2017

Few athletes will have faced such an intimidating atmosphere as young Ethiopian pair Lemlem Hailu and Sindu Girma, who entered the Kasarani Stadium on Saturday evening to the sound of a near-capacity crowd screaming for their Kenyan rivals.

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