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Feature30 Jul 2021

Mixed 4x400m makes Olympic debut - "This is not a secondary event"

After a thrilling global senior debut at the 2019 World Athletics Championships, the mixed 4x400m relay made its eagerly anticipated inaugural Olympic appearance on Friday night.

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Report30 Jul 2021

Barega wins first final as action heats up at Tokyo Olympics

Selemon Barega gave a distance-running masterclass to win the men’s 10,000m.

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Previews30 Jul 2021

Five things to follow on day two in Tokyo

There are three titles up for grabs on the second day of athletics action at the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games on Saturday (31).

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Report30 Jul 2021

Barega returns Olympic 10,000m title to Ethiopia

Selemon Barega restored Ethiopia’s dominance in the men’s 10,000m, charging to the front on the final lap and holding off two Ugandan favourites to win the first athletics gold medal of the Tokyo Olympic Games on Friday (30).

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Report30 Jul 2021

Ta Lou and Thompson-Herah impress in 100m heats as athletics begins at Tokyo Olympics

Eye-popping 100m times in the opening athletics session at the Tokyo Olympics

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News29 Jul 2021

Inside Track Tokyo 2020: go behind-the-screen with celebrities, experts and families

Celebrities, experts and families will be sharing their reactions live with the world as they follow the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games.

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Feature29 Jul 2021

Athletics by the numbers at the Tokyo Olympic Games

As we count down the final moments until the first athletics session at the Tokyo Olympic Games, here are 10 key figures to keep an eye on throughout the next 10 days.

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Previews29 Jul 2021

Five things to follow on day one in Tokyo

Four years, 11 months and nine days after the action in Rio came to a close, Olympic Games athletics will make its highly anticipated return at Tokyo’s Olympic Stadium on Friday (28).

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Feature28 Jul 2021

Olympic champion Wolfermann's Munich 1972 jersey is displayed in MOWA

Klaus Wolfermann, the 1972 Olympic javelin champion who one year later became a world record-breaker, recently made the generous donation of his long sleeve jersey from Munich.

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Press Release28 Jul 2021

Riga, Guangzhou and Muscat to host World Athletics Series events

The World Athletics Council has today (28) agreed on the host cities of three future World Athletics Series events at their meeting in Tokyo.

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Feature27 Jul 2021

Ahmed and Knight: Canada’s formidable 5000m duo

Moh Ahmed and Justyn Knight will be looking to pack a 1-2 punch at the Olympic Games in Tokyo.

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Feature27 Jul 2021

Heading to Tokyo for sixth Olympics, Vieira remains motivated for more

Joao Vieira knows what time discos close – but it’s doubtful the Portuguese champion has been in one recently.

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