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Jamaican Doping Cases Stopped
18 October 2012
Jamaican Doping Cases Stopped
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Adam Gemili hopes to run under 10 seconds
17 October 2012
Adam Gemili hopes to run under 10 seconds
After receiving elite funding from UK Athletics Sprint Prodigy Adam Gemili is hoping to run under 10 seconds next season.   In July at the world junior
SA Athletes Test Positive for Doping
16 October 2012
SA Athletes Test Positive for Doping
South African sprinter Tsholofelo Thipe has been tested positive for a banned substance, Athletics SA (ASA) confirmed on Tuesday. She was tested positive at the African Athletics
NCAA D1 Cross Country National Rankings Week  #5
16 October 2012
NCAA D1 Cross Country National Rankings Week #5
 NEW ORLEANS – The most changes this season to the NCAA Division I cross country coaches’ poll have occurred in the latest update published by the U.S. Track &
NCAA D1 Cross Country Regional Rankings Week #5
15 October 2012
NCAA D1 Cross Country Regional Rankings Week #5
 NEW ORLEANS –The last few days marked the annual "pre-national" weekend, a grouping of the final major competitions in NCAA Division I cross country before
Leonard Komon takes another win in Berlin 10km Race
14 October 2012
Leonard Komon takes another win in Berlin 10km Race
Leonard Komon and Anna Hahner took the ASICS Grand 10 in  Berlin on Sunday. For the Kenyan it was the third win in a row at this race and once again he achieved a
Betona Warga Wins Toronto Waterfront Marathon
14 October 2012
Betona Warga Wins Toronto Waterfront Marathon
Toronto (Canada) -  In rainy and cold weather conditions Ethiopian Benton Wargas won Toronto Waterfront Marathon 2012 on Sunday. He covered the race in 2:10:35. Second
Chumba sets course Record in Eindhoven
14 October 2012
Chumba sets course Record in Eindhoven
EINDHOVEN (Netherlands): Kenyas Dickson Chumba set a new course record of 2hr 05min 46sec when he won the Eindhoven marathon on Sunday. The 25-year-old bettered the course record
Ukhov's New Life
12 October 2012
Ukhov's New Life
The 26-year-old Ivan ukhov from Russia, who won gold in London with a leap of 2.38 metres and now has more lofty goals for his career, does not like to talk about the past nor
Top Weekend Races
12 October 2012
Top Weekend Races
Wisconsin Adidas Invitational 2012 October 12 The highlight of the fourth-annual Wisconsin adidas Invitational is an elite collegiate competition that includes an 8-kilometer race
Malaysian Track and Fied Official Gets 6-year Ban
12 October 2012
Malaysian Track and Fied Official Gets 6-year Ban
Malaysian athletics official Karim Ibrahim has been hit with a six-year ban after he was found guilty of being involved in two doping cases, local media reported on
Bolt still flirting with more events
10 October 2012
Bolt still flirting with more events
Worlds fastest man Usain Bolt is still toying with the notion of adding the 400 metres or long jump to his repertoire after retaining his 100 and 200 Olympic titles. The
Anna Chicherova Denies Relationship With Her Coach
10 October 2012
Anna Chicherova Denies Relationship With Her Coach
London Olympic Gold medalist in high jump, Anna Chicherova revieled that she has a conflict with her coach and that they for some unknown reasons stopped
Usain Bolt Says - Running Under 9.4 Seconds is Still Possible
09 October 2012
Usain Bolt Says - Running Under 9.4 Seconds is Still Possible
Olympic 100 and 200 metres champion Usain Bolt says his goal of lowering the 100-metre mark below 9.4 seconds still stands and hints at a possibility of it happening next
Who will win the award?
09 October 2012
Who will win the award?
IAAF on Monday announced the 2012 Athlete of the Year nominees.The winners will be announced on November 24 in Barcelona during the centenary celebrations of IAAF. AAF and IAF
Kiprono Breaks Boston Half Marathon Record
08 October 2012
Kiprono Breaks Boston Half Marathon Record
Kim Smith of New Zealand and Kenyan Allan Kiprono each took home a $100,000 series grand prize with their victories at the BAA Half Marathon on Sunday October 7. It was a day of
Kebede Takes Chicago Marathon Title
07 October 2012
Kebede Takes Chicago Marathon Title
Ethiopian Kebede Tsegaye in a chilly weather conditions won the Chicago Marathon 2012 with a new course record of 2.04.38. Half way into the race Kebede was sitting in a
Tadese and Kailu Win World Titles
07 October 2012
Tadese and Kailu Win World Titles
 Eritreas Zersenay Tadese won the Mens World Half Marathon title in Kavarna, on Bulgaria's Black Sea coast on Saturday. Tadese completed the race in a time of one hour and 19
Is There Anyone That can Break Women's 400m Record?
05 October 2012
Is There Anyone That can Break Women's 400m Record?
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Top Races This Weekend
05 October 2012
Top Races This Weekend
 October 6  World Half Marathon championships 2012 Kavarna, Bulgaria, Kenyan runners line up in Karvana Bulgaria on Friday in search of top honors during the World Half
Mo Farah European Athlete of the Year
05 October 2012
Mo Farah European Athlete of the Year
 Britains double Olympic champion Mo Farah has been voted the European Athlete of the Year for the second straight year. Farah becomes just the second athlete to be named as
Ennis - European Athlete of the Year
04 October 2012
Ennis - European Athlete of the Year
Multi-events star Jessica Ennis of Great Britain has been voted the 2012 winner of the womens European Athlete of the Year Award. Five years ago Ennis picked up the inaugural
Camera That Usain Bolt Used to Take Pictures and Symmond's Spikes in Auction
04 October 2012
Camera That Usain Bolt Used to Take Pictures and Symmond's Spikes in Auction
 A Swedish photographer says he hopes to raise money for charity by auctioning off a camera that Usain Bolt used to take pictures, after winning the
Two Jamaicans Test Positive for Doping
03 October 2012
Two Jamaicans Test Positive for Doping
According to jamaica-gleaner.com report Dominique Blake and Ricardo Cunningham have been tested positive for the banned substances. Cunningham is an 800m runner and was
Chicago Marathon Preview
02 October 2012
Chicago Marathon Preview
The Bank of America Chicago Marathon announced its full elite athlete field for the event’s 35th running on October 7.  Ethiopia’s Tsegaye Kebede tops a stacked roster of
Belarus Track and Field Head Coach and Team doctor released from custody
02 October 2012
Belarus Track and Field Head Coach and Team doctor released from custody
Belarus national track and field head coach Anatoly Baduyev and the team doctor Paul Drinevsky are released from custody, announced the Belorussian Athletic
Lavillenie Changes his Coach
01 October 2012
Lavillenie Changes his Coach
 Olympic gold medalist in pole vault, Renaud Lavillenie last week announced the switch to a new cach. For the last four years  Lavillenie has been
NCAA DI Regional Cross Country Rankings: 2012 Week #4
01 October 2012
NCAA DI Regional Cross Country Rankings: 2012 Week #4
 NEW ORLEANS – A heavy weekend of competition has yielded several changes to the USTFCCCA Regional Rankings for NCAA Division I cross country. The regional rankers from
Lel and Jeptoo Win Rock 'N' Roll Portugal Half Marathon in Lisbon
30 September 2012
Lel and Jeptoo Win Rock 'N' Roll Portugal Half Marathon in Lisbon
In very warm weather conditions,a former World Half Marathon Champion Martin Lel and Olympic Marathon silver medallist Priscah Jeptoo won Rock 'N' Roll Portugal
Mutai and Kebede Win Berlin Marathon
30 September 2012
Mutai and Kebede Win Berlin Marathon
Favourite Geoffrey Mutai of Kenya won the mens Berlin Marathon, while Ethiopia's Aberu Kebede set a new personal best winning the women's race. Mutai won in 2:04:15, narrowly
Mutai Targets WR In Berlin Marathon
30 September 2012
Mutai Targets WR In Berlin Marathon
Geoffrey Mutai, who was dropped from Kenyan London Olympic team, returns to the Berlin Marathon seeking to break the world. Berlin, German capital, has produced seven world
Two time New York Marathon Champion Prokopcuka Returns to ING New York City Marathon
27 September 2012
Two time New York Marathon Champion Prokopcuka Returns to ING New York City Marathon
Two time New York Marathon winner Yelena Prokopcuka of Latvia will compete again in ING New York City Marathon on November 4, announced her coach and husband Aleksandrs Prokopcuks.
Kenyans to Feature BMW Berlin Marathon
25 September 2012
Kenyans to Feature BMW Berlin Marathon
The 39th edition of  the  BMW Berlin Marathon  takes place  on  Sunday September 30, 2012. There are total of 28 Kenyans, men and women,
NCAA National Poll: Many of the Top Teams in Division I in Action This Weekend
25 September 2012
NCAA National Poll: Many of the Top Teams in Division I in Action This Weekend
 NEW ORLEANS – Summer’s end has ushered in fall and that means collegiate cross country will start to really cook. Many of the squads in the latest national NCAA
NCAA DI Regional Cross Country Rankings Week #3
25 September 2012
NCAA DI Regional Cross Country Rankings Week #3
 NEW ORLEANS – The regional-rankings report for NCAA Division I cross country has reached the third regular-season week. Although the NCAA’s “counting
Brazil dominates South American Under-23 Championship
24 September 2012
Brazil dominates South American Under-23 Championship
Brazil topped the medal table and obtained the team title at the fifth edition of the South American Under-23 Championships. The event was held on 22-23 September at the
Centrovitz, Martinez Win 5th Avenue Mile
23 September 2012
Centrovitz, Martinez Win 5th Avenue Mile
NEW YORK (22-Sep) -- Both Matthew Centrowitz and Brenda Martinez knew that the surge to the finish at todays NYRR Fifth Avenue Mile presented by Nissan here was going to happen
Bolt joins T&F Athletes Association to fight the rule against Olympians
22 September 2012
Bolt joins T&F Athletes Association to fight the rule against Olympians
Jamaican Olympic champion Usain Bolt is among those joining a group of U.S. track and field athletes fighting a rule that bars Olympians from using their names or likenesses for
Pro Fields Set for 5th avenue mile
21 September 2012
Pro Fields Set for 5th avenue mile
On Saturday, the 32nd annual Fifth Avenue Mile Presented by Nissan will kick off at 8:45 a.m. with the wheelchair/handcycle division, followed by a morning’s worth of age-group
 Carolina Klüft Swedish Heptathlon legend retires - Stats
20 September 2012
Carolina Klüft Swedish Heptathlon legend retires - Stats
Stockholm, Sweden – Three-time World Heptathlon champion. 2004 Olympic gold medallist and twice-European champion. With 7032 points, the World all-time No. 2 and European record
Melis pulled from Olympic final for doping
19 September 2012
Melis pulled from Olympic final for doping
 Turkish long jumper Karin Mey Melis was withdrawn from the London Olympic final after authorities learned of an earlier positive doping test, the IAAF said on Tuesday. Mey
NCAA Cross Country Regular Season Starts With Wisconsin, Washington Leading DI
18 September 2012
NCAA Cross Country Regular Season Starts With Wisconsin, Washington Leading DI
 NEW ORLEANS – Wisconsin’s men and Washington’s women remain the No. 1 cross country teams in the nation according to the latest national coaches’ poll conducted
Van Alpen and Yosypenko wins Decastar titles in Taulance
16 September 2012
Van Alpen and Yosypenko wins Decastar titles in Taulance
 Talence, France – Hans van Alphen and Lyudmyla Yosypenko won the Decathlon and Heptathlon respectively at the 36th Decastar combined events competition on Sunday
Molly Huddle and Ben True win USA 5 km Championships
16 September 2012
Molly Huddle and Ben True win USA 5 km Championships
INDIANAPOLIS -  Molly Huddle (Providence R.I.) and Ben True (Hanover, N.H.) both picked up their second career wins at the USA 5 km Championships hosted by
Dibaba and Kipsang win Great North Run
16 September 2012
Dibaba and Kipsang win Great North Run
About 40,000 runners started this IAAF Gold Label Road Race. Ethiopian Tirunesh Dibaba celbrated her Half Marathon  debut with  a victory in Sunday’s Bupa
U.S. defeats the hosts in Newcastle street match
15 September 2012
U.S. defeats the hosts in Newcastle street match
Newcastle, UK - Britain’s athletes produced some of the best performances of the Great North City Games with Dwain Chambers taking the 100m in 10.04, Chris Tomlinson winning the
Lagat & Simpson Will Defend 5th Avenue Mile Titles
14 September 2012
Lagat & Simpson Will Defend 5th Avenue Mile Titles
 Two-time Olympic medalist Bernard Lagat and reigning World Champion Jenny Simpson are both returning to defend their titles in the NYRR Fifth Avenue Mile Presented by Nissan,
Dunn banned two years for doping
13 September 2012
Dunn banned two years for doping
 US athlete Debbie Dunn has been banned for two years after testing positive for a banned steroid at the US Olympic trials in June, the US Anti-Doping Agency said on
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