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Previews19 Jan 2018

Cheptegei-Barega and Jebet-Obiri showdowns set for Seville

The Cross Internacional de Itálica in Santiponce on the outskirts of the Spanish city of Seville – the third Spanish leg of the current IAAF Cross Country Permit series – always boasts a mouth-watering line-up, and this year’s race on Sunday (21) is no exception.

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Report14 Jan 2018

Barega and Jebet triumph in Elgoibar

Ethiopia’s Selemon Barega and Bahrain’s Ruth Jebet captured convincing victories at the 75th Cross Internacional Juan Muguerza, the fourth of this winter’s IAAF Cross Country Permit meetings, in the Spanish town of Elgoibar on Sunday (14).

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Report24 Aug 2017

Jebet threatens world steeplechase record in Zurich - IAAF Diamond League

Ruth Jebet threatened her own world record in the 3000m steeplechase at the Weltklasse Zurich on Thursday (24), the first of two 2017 IAAF Diamond League finals.

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Previews15 Jul 2017

Eight Olympic champions top the bill in Rabat – IAAF Diamond League

Eight Olympic champions will converge on the Moroccan capital Rabat on Sunday (16) for the Meeting International Mohammed VI d'Athletisme, the 10th stop of the 2017 IAAF Diamond League.

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Previews29 Jun 2017

World of talent converges on Charléty Stadium in Paris – IAAF Diamond League

The athletics world comes together in Paris on Saturday (1) as leading talents from the United States, Jamaica, Africa and Europe converge on the French capital for the seventh IAAF Diamond League meeting of the series in what will prove a fascinating pointer towards the IAAF World Championships London 2017 that start in just over a month’s time.

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News16 Jun 2017

Galaxy of stars to assemble in Paris – IAAF Diamond League

The setting is changing, but the tone remains. When the Meeting de Paris returns to the Charléty Stadium on 1 July, the French leg of the IAAF Diamond League will boast one of its best line-ups in recent years.

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Previews03 May 2017

Sixteen world and Olympic champions converge on Doha to help kick off IAAF Diamond League season eight 

Sixteen reigning Olympic and world champions will assemble in Doha on Friday (5) to help kick off the 2017 IAAF Diamond League series, which gets underway for the eighth straight year in the Qatari capital.

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News14 Apr 2017

Jebet returns to headline Eugene steeplechase field – IAAF Diamond League

Olympic champion Ruth Jebet will return to lead the 3000m steeplechase field at the Prefontaine Classic in Eugene, the third stop of the 2017 IAAF Diamond League series, on 27 May.

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Previews23 Mar 2017

Senior women's preview – IAAF World Cross Country Championships Kampala 2017

After Ethiopia prevented Kenya from winning a fifth successive senior women's team title two years ago in Guiyang, the east African powerhouse comes armed and ready to recoup from that loss and begin another streak at the IAAF World Cross Country Championships Kampala 2017 on Sunday.

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Previews13 Jan 2017

All eyes on Jebet in Seville

The Cross Internacional de Itálica in Santiponce on the outskirts of the Spanish city of Seville, the third Spanish leg of this season’s IAAF Cross Country Permit series, will boast a star-studded field on Sunday (15) headed by Bahrain’s Olympic steeplechase champion Ruth Jebet.

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News28 Dec 2016

2016 end-of-year reviews – long distance

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

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Press Release24 Nov 2016

World records ratified

The following world records have recently been ratified…

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