Latest Stories
Feature24 Nov 2021

Focus on finalists: Sifan Hassan and Joshua Cheptegei

We take a closer look at the achievements of the five women and five men who have been confirmed as finalists for Athlete of the Year.

Read more
Feature19 Nov 2021

The night that Moorcroft took Bislett's breath away

There was a time when David Moorcroft was the fastest 5000m runner in the world. The fastest in history, actually.

Read more
Report06 Aug 2021

Cheptegei adds to medal haul with 5000m gold

Joshua Cheptegei added to his already impressive CV by winning the Olympic 5000m title

Read more
Report02 Aug 2021

Hassan wins 5000m to get Olympic treble target under way

On Sunday, Sifan Hassan confirmed that she would be attempting an unprecedented Olympic treble in Tokyo. On Monday she completed the first part of that mission by winning the 5000m title in impressive style.

Read more
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.

Read more
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.

Read more
Previews24 Jul 2021

Tokyo Olympics preview: 5000m

Expected highlights in the 5000m

Read more
Previews08 Jun 2021

World record-breakers Hassan and Cheptegei lead distance showcase in Florence

Fresh from her heroics at the FBK Games in Hengelo, world record-breaker Sifan Hassan will again take centre stage at the Golden Gala Pietro Mennea, a Wanda Diamond League meeting, in Florence on Thursday (10).

Read more
Feature04 Jun 2021

The trials and tribulations of being a top Ethiopian distance runner

Over the past few years, people have taken note of the rise of Ethiopian steeplechasers.

Read more
Feature11 May 2021

Barega’s success, built on hard work and determination

Many Ethiopians respect Gurage people for being business savvy, who skillfully manage the demands of agricultural upkeep and urban commerce between Addis Ababa and the countryside. Selemon Barega, one of the most talented distance runners Ethiopia has ever seen, is a proud Gurage.

Read more
Previews07 May 2021

Barshim ready for return to international action in Tokyo

World high jump champion Mutaz Barshim will make his first appearance outside of his home country for two years at the Ready Steady Tokyo meeting, part of the World Athletics Continental Tour Gold series, in the Japanese capital on Sunday (9).

Read more
Feature01 Jan 2021

Inspired by pacing and training with stars, Kimeli looks to become one of the greats

When Nicholas Kimeli looks back on 2020, he is under no illusion how fortunate he has been to have such a successful season during the most unexpected of years.

Read more