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Report11 Apr 2021

Tanui breaks Italian all-comers' record in Siena

Kenya’s Angela Tanui and Eric Kiptanui claimed victory at the Xiamen Marathon and Tuscany Camp Global Elite Race in Siena on Sunday (11), with Tanui breaking the Italian all-comers' record with 2:20:08 at the specially-organised elite-only event.

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Report10 Apr 2021

Price breaks North American hammer record with 78.60m

In just her second competition of the year, world champion DeAnna Price of the USA added 36 centimetres to her own North American hammer record on Friday (9) at the Tom Botts Invitational in Columbia, Missouri, winning with 78.60m.

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News10 Apr 2021

Rainbow Nation urges innovation

South African leadership has stressed the need for “a fresh approach” from within the sport to be articulated through the ‘Global Conversation for the Future of Athletics’.

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Performance10 Apr 2021

Five tips for coping with plantar fasciitis

Of all the injuries that are common in distance running, plantar fasciitis may be the most frustrating and debilitating.

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Feature10 Apr 2021

‘A Greek! A Greek!’ 125th anniversary of the first Olympic marathon

On 10 April 1896, Spiridon Louis of Greece won the first ever marathon at an Olympic Games, ancient or modern

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Culture09 Apr 2021

Vallortigara's top five inspiring sports biographies

The Italian high jumper selects five of her favourite sports autobiographies/biographies and explains what they mean to her.

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News08 Apr 2021

AIU welcomes guilty verdicts against nine Russian athletes based on the evidence underlying the McLaren Reports

The Athletics Integrity Unit (AIU) has welcomed decisions of the Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) yesterday in relation to nine cases brought by the AIU against Russian Athletes.

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Feature08 Apr 2021

Nawal El Moutawakel: the 54 seconds that changed her life

The incredible story of Nawal El Moutawakel, who inspired a generation of Arab female athletes.

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News08 Apr 2021

Kenya looks online for future

Despite the postponement of some events due to the pandemic, Athletics Kenya is wasting no time in reaching across the nation for participants in the ‘Global Conversation for the Future of Athletics’.

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News07 Apr 2021

World Athletics Vetting Panel member Schimming-Chase appointed High Court Judge of Namibia

Esi Schimming-Chase, a member of the World Athletics Vetting Panel, has been appointed as Judge in the High Court of Namibia with effect from 1 April.

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News07 Apr 2021

Canada selects squad for Silesia

Athletics Canada has selected 24 athletes to compete at the World Athletics Relays Silesia 21 on 1-2 May.

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News07 Apr 2021

World Athletics endorses regular health evaluations for athletes on World Health Day

There is no doubt that regular physical activity is one of the best ways of increasing life expectancy. But while an active lifestyle has many benefits, it doesn’t come without risk.

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