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Live Stream: Great Edinburgh Cross Country 2018
13 January 2018
Live Stream: Great Edinburgh Cross Country 2018
 Free live stream: Great Edinburgh Cross Country 2018. Event scheduled 14:15 - 16:16 central European time. If this stream does not work in your location go to live stream
Farah Drops Out of Doha 1/2 Marathon with Achilles Pain
12 January 2018
Farah Drops Out of Doha 1/2 Marathon with Achilles Pain
The four time Olympic Champion Mo Farah withdrew from today's Oordeoo Doha Half marathon with Achilles issue.  The 34-year-old Farah was due to race his first race in
Lavillenie Opens Indoor Season with 5.81 in Tignes
11 January 2018
Lavillenie Opens Indoor Season with 5.81 in Tignes
The 2012 Olympic champion, Lavillenie produced his best season opener for four years and a new World lead after he cleared  5.81m in pole vault on Thursday night in
Norway's 16 Year Old Lillefosse Soars 5.46m
09 January 2018
Norway's 16 Year Old Lillefosse Soars 5.46m
Norway's 16-year-old pole vaulter Pal Haugen Lillefosse impressed on Sunday, December 6 at the indoor competition in Swedish capital after he cleared a massive personal best
Results: IAAF Cross Country Permit Campaccio 2018
08 January 2018
Results: IAAF Cross Country Permit Campaccio 2018
  Results: IAAF Cross Country Permit Campaccio 2018 - Sunday, January 6. Search Full Results Here. Top Men (10km) 1 James Kibet (KEN) 29:34 2 Tesfaye Deriba (ETH)
Great Britain's 400m Runner Nigel Levine Fails Drugs Test
24 December 2017
Great Britain's 400m Runner Nigel Levine Fails Drugs Test
According to Daily Mail British Sprinter Nigel Levine tested positive for the banned substance clenbuteron. Multiple European and World  indoor championships medalist
Lasitskene Clears 2.00m at Indoor Match in Belarus
23 December 2017
Lasitskene Clears 2.00m at Indoor Match in Belarus
  The 2-time world outdoor champion Maria Lasitskene started her indoor season with a bang as she cleared 2.00m during the high jump competition held inside a shopping mall
The Dolihos Ultra runs 255km from Delphi to Olympia
20 December 2017
The Dolihos Ultra runs 255km from Delphi to Olympia
Classic Ultra Distance Race in historic Greek setting from 27th to 29th April, 2018. Any runner with a desire to run a long distance race in Greece has a range of choices, all
Watch: The Strangest Track and Field Race
10 December 2017
Watch: The Strangest Track and Field Race
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Yasemin Can Defends European XC Championships Title in Samorin
10 December 2017
Yasemin Can Defends European XC Championships Title in Samorin
Turkey's Yasemin Can successfully defended her European Cross Country Tittle on Sunday, October 10 in Samorin, Slovakia. Can, who will celebrate her 21 birthday tomorrow,
Ozbilen & Turkey win Men's European XC Championships Title
10 December 2017
Ozbilen & Turkey win Men's European XC Championships Title
Kigen Kaan Ozbilen led Turkish men's cross country team to European Championships title by claiming the men's 10.18km race in Samorin, Slovakia on Sunday , December 10. Ozbilen,
Live: European Cross Country Championships 2017
10 December 2017
Live: European Cross Country Championships 2017
Live Stream and Live Results: European Cross Country Championships Samorin (SVK) 2017 - Sunday, December 10 at 9:00am Central European.  » Watch Live
Info: USA Cross Country Championships 2017
08 December 2017
Info: USA Cross Country Championships 2017
Info: USA Cross Country Championships 2017, Lexington, KY at Masterson Station Park  - Sunday, December 9. Live Results Entry Lists Race Day Schedule 7:30am -
European Cross Country Championships Samorin 2017
08 December 2017
European Cross Country Championships Samorin 2017
SPAR European Cross Country Championships Samorin 2017 is Sunday. The 24th edition of European Cross Country Country Championships will be staged in Slovakian city of Samorin
Usain Bolt Gets Stone Statue in Jamaica
04 December 2017
Usain Bolt Gets Stone Statue in Jamaica
Jamaica Prime Minister Andrew Holness unveiled the Usain Bolt stone statue at Independence Park in Kingston, Jamaica as a tribute to the world’s greatest sprinter of all time
Moen Crashes European Record with 2:05:48 in Fukuoka Marathon
03 December 2017
Moen Crashes European Record with 2:05:48 in Fukuoka Marathon
Norway’s Sondre Moen clocked an impressive 2:05:48 to win 2017 Fukuoka International marathon on Sunday, December 3. Moen broke the European marathon record on Sunday in
Fukuoka International Marathon 2017
02 December 2017
Fukuoka International Marathon 2017
The 71st edition of Fukuoka International Marathon Championships will kick of on Sunday, December 3 at 12:00pm local time. Watch Live Stream - guide of how to watch Fukuoka
Russian Sprinter Fails Doping Test from 2012 London Olympics
30 November 2017
Russian Sprinter Fails Doping Test from 2012 London Olympics
  Russian sprinter Yulia Gushchina was disqualified from the London Olympic Games after testing positive for banned substances, the International Olympic Committee (IOC)
Kipchoge to face Mo Farah at London Marathon 2018
30 November 2017
Kipchoge to face Mo Farah at London Marathon 2018
Olympic Champion Elidu Kipchoge will run the 2018 London Marathon.  Eliud Kipchoge, who won world 5000m title in 2003, claimed Olympic marathon title in 2016 and nearly
 Nanjing to host 2020 world indoor championships
26 November 2017
Nanjing to host 2020 world indoor championships
The Chinese city of Nanjing won the right to host the 2020 World Indoor Championships, the IAAF Council announced on Sunday (26) in Monaco.  Nanjing was selected to host
Results and Videos: 2017 Silicon Valley Turkey Trot
24 November 2017
Results and Videos: 2017 Silicon Valley Turkey Trot
Results: 2017 Silicon Valley Turkey Trot - Thursday, November 23. Watch Men's Elite Race Watch Women's Elite Race Search Full Results Here Men's Top Results 1 Edward
Results: 2017 Manchester Road Race
24 November 2017
Results: 2017 Manchester Road Race
Results: 2017 Manchester Road Race - Thursday, November 23 Search Full results here Top Results
Usain Bolt Appears in Training - For Football
22 November 2017
Usain Bolt Appears in Training - For Football
World's fastest man Usain Bolt has recovered from a hamstring injury and has resumed his training. Usain Bolt says he has fully recovered from a hamstring injury he suffered
Farah will start 2018 season with London half marathon
21 November 2017
Farah will start 2018 season with London half marathon
Mo Farah will kick-off his 2018 road racing season with a London Half Marathon on March 4.  The 4-time Olympic and 6-time World champion over 5000m and 10000m, Farah, for
Results: Valencia Marathon 2017
20 November 2017
Results: Valencia Marathon 2017
Results: EDP Trinidad Alfonso VAlencia Marathon 2017 - Sunday, November 19. Search Full Results Here Top Results Men Name Gun Real 1 KITWARA, SAMMY
Almaz Ayan wins Delhi Half Marathon on her debut as Berhanu Legese claims men's race
19 November 2017
Almaz Ayan wins Delhi Half Marathon on her debut as Berhanu Legese claims men's race
World record holder, Olympic and Global champion over 10000m Almaz Ayana debuted on a major road race on Sunday with a dominant victory at the 2017 Airtel Delhi Half
Edna Kurugat and New Mexico Win Women's NCAA D1 Cross Country Title
18 November 2017
Edna Kurugat and New Mexico Win Women's NCAA D1 Cross Country Title
Kenyan Edna Kurugat competes for Univrsity of Northern Mexico claimed the NCAA D1 Women's Cross Country 6K title on Sunday, November 18 in Luisville, Kentucky. New Mexico Women
Northern Arizona University Men Win NCAA XC Crown; Canadian Justin Knight wins Individual Title
18 November 2017
Northern Arizona University Men Win NCAA XC Crown; Canadian Justin Knight wins Individual Title
Northern Arizona University men's XC team won the 2017 NCAA Division 1 cross country championships team title on Saturday, November 18 in Louisville, Kentucky. When you double
Live: EDP Valencia Marathon 2017
18 November 2017
Live: EDP Valencia Marathon 2017
Live: 2017 EDP Trinidad Alfonso Valencia Marathon (IAAF Gold Label Road Race) - Sunday, November 19 at 8:30am Central European Time. How to follow live Valencia
Live: NCAA D1 Cross Country Championships
17 November 2017
Live: NCAA D1 Cross Country Championships
NCAA D1 Cross Country Championships 2017 - Saturday, November 18 at 9:00 US Eastern.  The 2017 NCAA Division I Championships will be hosted by the University of
 Felix targets 400m gold in 2020 Tokyo Olympics
16 November 2017
Felix targets 400m gold in 2020 Tokyo Olympics
The 31-year-old American sprint super star Allyson Felix is focused on winning the 400m gold at next Olympic games Tokyo in 2020. "The Tokyo Olympics is my goal. I’m
Coach says Caster Semenya is ready to run 800m in 1:52
15 November 2017
Coach says Caster Semenya is ready to run 800m in 1:52
South Africa's Caster Semenya's coach Jean Verster says her athlete is ready to break the women's 800m world record. The 26-year, South African athlete, Semenya, dominated the
Farah will race in 2020 if he feels he can win medal
15 November 2017
Farah will race in 2020 if he feels he can win medal
Mo Farah says he could compete in the marathon at the 2020 Tokyo Olympics if he feels he can be on the podium. After winning gold in 10000m and silver in 5000m at World
Hopes Bright for Future of Athens Marathon
13 November 2017
Hopes Bright for Future of Athens Marathon
  As the organisers of the Athens Marathon. The Authentic look back on a record entry of 18,500 runners on Sunday for the 35th edition of their historic race, they are also
Luvo Manyonga Wins SA Sports Star of the Year Award
13 November 2017
Luvo Manyonga Wins SA Sports Star of the Year Award
World champion in long jump Luvo Manyonga was named the South African Sports Star of the Year at the country's Sports Awards in Johannesburg on Sunday (12).  At the World
Final Qualifiers: 2017 NCAA D1 Cross Country Championships
12 November 2017
Final Qualifiers: 2017 NCAA D1 Cross Country Championships
The final list of the men's and women's cross country teams that have qualified for the 2017 NCAA cross country championships have been released. The NCAA Cross country
Kalalei and Badane win 2017 Athens Marathon
12 November 2017
Kalalei and Badane win 2017 Athens Marathon
  Kenya’s Samuel Kalalei and Bedatu Hirpa Badane of Ethiopia wrote their names in history by becoming winners of the 35th Athens Marathon. In warm conditions and with the
Info: Athens, Istanbul and Shanghai Marathons
11 November 2017
Info: Athens, Istanbul and Shanghai Marathons
Results, Streaming and General Info: Athens, Istanbul and Shanghai Marathons - Sunday, November 12. The Authentic Athens Marathon Results Watch Live Stream App
 Kipchoge & Keitany Voted Best Marathon Runners
11 November 2017
Kipchoge & Keitany Voted Best Marathon Runners
  Marathon Runner (BMR) Awards at the Gala in Athens on Friday. The event was organised by the Association of International Marathons and Distance Races (AIMS) and the
Athens Marathon: Milton Rotich takes aim at Course Record, Nancy Arusei ready to defend her title
10 November 2017
Athens Marathon: Milton Rotich takes aim at Course Record, Nancy Arusei ready to defend her title
When Spiridon Louis won the first Marathon of the modern Olympic Games in Athens in 1896, the Greek crossed the finish line in the Panathenaic Stadium in 2:58:50. At that time
Results and Info: NCAA D1 Cross Country Regionals
09 November 2017
Results and Info: NCAA D1 Cross Country Regionals
Results and Info: The 2017 NCAA D1 Cross Country Regional Championships 2017. NCAA cross country regional championships is of the biggest cross country weekend's not only
Olympic Marathon Champion Sumgong Banned for 4 Years for Doping
08 November 2017
Olympic Marathon Champion Sumgong Banned for 4 Years for Doping
Rio Olympics marathon champion Jemima Sumgong of Kenya has been banned for four years for doping by the Anti-Doping Agency of Kenya (ADAK). The 32-year-old Olympic marathon
Kipchoge in contention for hat trick of Best Marathon Runner titles
07 November 2017
Kipchoge in contention for hat trick of Best Marathon Runner titles
  The Kenyan duo of Eliud Kipchoge and Geoffrey Kirui are the candidates for the 2017 Men’s BMR Awards; Mary Keitany of Kenya and Rose Chelimo of Bahrain are the contenders
IAAF Announces World Athlete of the Year Finalists
06 November 2017
IAAF Announces World Athlete of the Year Finalists
The track and field governing body (IAAF) published on Monday three men and three women finalists for athlete of the year awards. The 2017 IAAF World Athletes of the Year will
Almaz Ayana to Debut in Half Marathon in Delhi
06 November 2017
Almaz Ayana to Debut in Half Marathon in Delhi
Olympic and World champion over 10000m Almaz Ayana of Ethiopia will debut in the half marathon on Sunday, November 19 in Dehli, India. Ayana, who broke the women's 10000m
Results: New York City Marathon 2017
05 November 2017
Results: New York City Marathon 2017
Results: 2017 TCS New York City Marathon - Sunday, October 5 Search All Results Here Top Men | Full Results Men 1 Geoffrey Kamworor 2:10:53 KEN 2 Wilson
Kamworor holds of Kipsang for NYC Marathon Title
05 November 2017
Kamworor holds of Kipsang for NYC Marathon Title
Geoffrey Kamworor of Kenya became the 2017 TCS New York City marathon champion on Sunday, November 5. The 2-time world half marathon and cross country champion, Kamworor,
Shalane Flanagan Wins New York City Marathon
05 November 2017
Shalane Flanagan Wins New York City Marathon
Shalane Flanagan of the United States took the 2017 TCS New York City Marathon crown on Sunday, November 5. The 36-year-old Flanagan crossed the line in 2:26:53 beating the
Live: New York City Marathon 2017
03 November 2017
Live: New York City Marathon 2017
Live: New York City Marathon 2017 (World Marathon Majors) - Sunday, November 5 at 9:00am US Eastern Day Time. Essential Info » Watch Live
Nancy Arusei of Kenya returns to defend Athens Marathon title
02 November 2017
Nancy Arusei of Kenya returns to defend Athens Marathon title
An increasing number of cities today stage marathon races as part of their annual menu of events but there is only one which can claim to be the original: The “Athens
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