Two rounds in China added to Diamond League provisional calendar

Two stages in China have been added to the provisional calendar of the Diamond League athletics MOSCOW, 7 Dec – The tentative calendar of the Diamond League athletics for 2023 includes two stages in China, according to the official website of the series. The stage in Shanghai is scheduled for July 29, the stage in … Read more

Pole vaulter Duplantis named 2022 Athlete of the Year

Pole vaulter Duplantis named 2022 Athlete of the Year MOSCOW, 6 Dec – Olympic champion Swedish pole vaulter Armand Duplantis was recognized as the best athlete of the year by the World Athletics Association (World Athletics), according to the official website of the organization. In 2022, Duplantis set the world record four times. In early … Read more

American McLaughlin named World Athletics Athlete of the Year

American runner McLaughlin named World Athletics Athlete of the Year MOSCOW, 6 Dec – Two-time Olympic champion American runner Sidney McLaughlin was recognized as the best athlete of the year by the World Athletics Association (World Athletics), according to the official website of the organization. In 2022, McLaughlin set a new world record in the … Read more

World Athletics reported insults to athletes at the World Championships in the United States

More than 25 athletes at the World Championships in the United States were insulted on the Internet MOSCOW, 2 Dec – Twenty-seven athletes participating in the World Championships in Athletics in Eugene, Oregon, USA received targeted abuse on the Internet, according to a release from the World Athletics Association (World Athletics). The study of cases … Read more

World Athletics announced when they plan to restore the rights of the ARAF

World Athletics plans to restore ARAF membership in March 2023 MOSCOW, November 30 – /strong>. The Council of the World Athletics Association (World Athletics) did not restore the membership of the All-Russian Federation of Athletics (ARAF) in the organization, however, in March 2023, the working group recommends restoring the status of the national federation, Sebastian … Read more

Privalova: VFLA fulfilled all conditions for recovery in World Athletics

Privalova: VFLA passed the audit and fulfilled all the conditions for the restoration in World Athletics MOSCOW, 30 Nov – The All-Russian Federation of Athletics (ARAF) has successfully passed the audit and fulfilled all the conditions of the roadmap to restore membership in the World Athletics Association (World Athletics), Irina Privalova, Acting President of the … Read more

Matytsin sees positive prospects for restoring ARAF rights

Minister of Sports Matytsin sees positive prospects in the issue of restoring the rights of the ARAF MOSCOW, 30 Nov – The Minister of Sports of the Russian Federation Oleg Matytsin said that the Ministry of Sports sees positive prospects in the issue of restoring the rights of the All-Russian Federation of Athletics (ARAF) and … Read more

World Athletics has extended the suspension of Russian athletes

World Athletics extended the suspension of Russians from international competitions WORLD ATHLETICS COUNCIL EXTENDED THE SUSPENSION OF RUSSIAN ATHLETES FROM INTERNATIONAL COMPETITIONS DUE TO THE SITUATION IN UKRAINE – KOU .

2026 European Athletics Championships to be held in Birmingham, UK

The 2026 European Athletics Championships will be held in Birmingham, UK MOSCOW, 11 Nov – The 2026 European Athletics Championships will be held in Birmingham, UK, according to the official website of the European Athletics Association (European Athletics). The decision was made at the European Athletics Council in Warsaw (Poland). The tournament will be held … Read more