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Schippers headlines Karlsruhe’s 60m line-up 15. jaanuar 2019

Six years after making her debut at the Indoor Meeting Karlsruhe, Dafne Schippers will make her fifth appearance at the IAAF World Indoor Tour meeting on 2 February.

Battocletti eyes bigger targets after taking continental cross-country crown 15. jaanuar 2019

At the age of 18, Nadia Battocletti has already achieved something that no other Italian woman in history has managed.

Lisek, Ta Lou and Muir join Torun fields 14. jaanuar 2019

Two-time world indoor bronze medallist Piotr Lisek has joined a strong men's pole vault field at the Orlen Copernicus Cup, the third meeting of the 2019 IAAF World Indoor Tour, in Torun, Poland, on 6 February.

McLaughlin confirms Boston return 14. jaanuar 2019

Sydney McLaughlin, the 2018 IAAF Female Rising Star award winner, will return to the New Balance Indoor Grand Prix, the opening meeting of the 2019 IAAF World Indoor Tour, on Saturday 26 January.

Kipchoge to defend London Marathon title 14. jaanuar 2019

World record holder Eliud Kipchoge will defend his title at the Virgin Money London Marathon, an IAAF Gold Label road race, on Sunday 28 April.

Kipruto and Obiri dominate in Elgoibar 13. jaanuar 2019

World U20 10,000m champion Rhonex Kipruto and world 5000m champion Hellen Obiri won by surprisingly big margins at the Cross Internacional Juan Muguerza, defeating quality fields at the IAAF Cross Country permit meeting in Elgoibar on Sunday (13).

Gemechu smashes Ethiopian 10km record in Valencia 13. jaanuar 2019

Tsehay Gemechu took 15 seconds off Tirunesh Dibaba’s Ethiopian 10km record at the Valencia 10K Ibercaja, while compatriot Chala Ketema Regasa smashed the course record at the IAAF Bronze Label event on Sunday (13).

Bor and Burkard victorious in Stirling 12. jaanuar 2019

USA’s Hillary Bor recovered from a mid-race wrong turn to win the men’s 8km at the Simply Health Great Stirling X-Country while Germany’s Elena Burkard bagged maximum points for the European team by winning the women’s 6km event on Saturday (12).

Fab five: January performances 12. jaanuar 2019

To kick-start our new ‘fab five’ series, we highlight a quintet of world-class performances which were all produced in the first month of the year.

Course records under threat at Valencia 10km 11. jaanuar 2019

Having gained an IAAF Bronze Label for the first time, organisers of the 10k Valencia Ibercaja have designed a flat and wide circuit in the hopes that the course records of 27:52 and 30:57 will be broken on Sunday (13).

Trio of world pole vault champions heading to Torun 11. jaanuar 2019

Three winners of the world pole vault title will be in action at the Orlen Copernicus Cup while several other European and world indoor champions have been confirmed for the IAAF World Indoor Tour meeting in Torun on 6 February.

Barega takes on Kipruto while Obiri clashes with Chepkoech and Can in Elgoibar 11. jaanuar 2019

Two highly anticipated duels between some of the world’s greatest distance runners will highlight the Cross Internacional Juan Muguerza, the fifth leg of the IAAF Cross Country Permit series in the Spanish town of Elgoibar on Sunday (13).

Boston Marathon fields loaded with past winners and global medallists 10. jaanuar 2019

Organisers of the Boston Marathon have announced the full elite fields for the 123rd edition of the IAAF Gold Label road race on 15 April.

Ingebrigtsen brothers ready to rock Düsseldorf 10. jaanuar 2019

Norwegian brothers Jakob, Filip and Henrik Ingebrigtsen will make their IAAF World Indoor Tour debut when they line up for the men’s 1500m at the PSD Bank Athletics Meeting in Dusseldorf on 20 February.

Past winners Berhanu and Degefa set for Dubai return 10. jaanuar 2019

Former champions Lemi Berhanu and Worknesh Degefa will be among the elite line-up when the Standard Chartered Dubai Marathon celebrates its 20th edition on the streets of the UAE on 25 January.

Schippers to make Spanish racing debut in Madrid 09. jaanuar 2019

Two-time world 200m champion Dafne Schippers will race in Spain for the first time in her career when she lines up for the 60m at the Madrid Indoor Meeting – part of the IAAF World Indoor Tour – on 8 February.

Sifan Hassan: advice to my younger self 09. jaanuar 2019

Dutch endurance star Sifan Hassan last year revealed her outstanding versatility by setting European records for the 5000m and half marathon as well as winning continental gold over the shorter distance. Here the 25-year-old Ethiopian-born athlete takes the 12-year-old version of herself to task.

Echevarria set for Karlsruhe return 09. jaanuar 2019

World indoor long jump champion Juan Miguel Echevarria will be among the key headliners at the Indoor Meeting Karslruhe, the second competition of the six-meeting IAAF World Indoor Tour, on 2 February.

Nine things for 2019: let's dance! 09. jaanuar 2019

Over the first nine days of 2019, we are taking a look at nine things we’re really looking forward to as we enter another IAAF World Athletics Championships year.

Nine things for 2019: one step closer to Tokyo 08. jaanuar 2019

Over the first nine days of 2019, we are taking a look at nine things we’re really looking forward to as we enter another IAAF World Athletics Championships year.

Nine things for 2019: on the roads 07. jaanuar 2019

Over the first nine days of 2019, we are taking a look at nine things we’re really looking forward to as we enter another IAAF World Athletics Championships year.

Countdown to IAAF World Athletics Championships Doha 2019 brought into focus 07. jaanuar 2019

As calendars open to mark the start of a new year, the countdown to the IAAF World Athletics Championships Doha 2019 begins in earnest.

Kuma and Gobena head Mumbai Marathon fields 07. jaanuar 2019

Abera Kuma and Amane Gobena of Ethiopia will lead the fields for the Tata Mumbai Marathon 2019, an IAAF Gold Label road race, on Sunday 20 January.

Gebrhiwet gets better of Barega at Campaccio – cross-country round-up 06. jaanuar 2019

Olympic 5000m bronze medallist Hagos Gebrhiwet from Ethiopia won the eagerly awaited head-to-head against younger compatriot Selemon Barega by four seconds in the men’s 10km race at the Campaccio IAAF Cross Country Permit meeting race in San Giorgio su Legnano on an unseasonably warm and sunny Sunday (6).

Nine things for 2019: true cross country 06. jaanuar 2019

Over the first nine days of 2019, we are taking a look at nine things we’re really looking forward to as we enter another IAAF World Athletics Championships year.

Debela retains Xiamen Marathon title 06. jaanuar 2019

Ethiopia’s Dejene Debela emerged victorious from a five-man contest to retain his Xiamen Marathon title in 2:09:26 at the first IAAF Gold Label road race of the year on Sunday (6).

Nine things for 2019: technology 05. jaanuar 2019

Over the first nine days of 2019, we will be taking a look at nine things we’re really looking forward to as we enter another IAAF World Athletics Championships year.

Barega vs Gebrhiwet showdown on tap at Campaccio 04. jaanuar 2019

Ethiopian stars Selemon Barega and Hagos Gebrhiwet are set to return to action at the 62nd edition of the Campaccio Cross Country, an IAAF Permit meeting race, in San Giorgio su Legnano on Sunday (6).

Nine things for 2019: head-to-heads 04. jaanuar 2019

Over the first nine days of 2019, we will be taking a look at nine things we're really looking forward to as we enter another IAAF World Athletics Championships year.

Debela faces tough title defence in Xiamen 04. jaanuar 2019

Reigning champion Dejene Debela of Ethiopia will face stiff opposition at the 17th edition of Xiamen Marathon, the first IAAF Gold Label road race of 2019, on Sunday (6).

Nine things for 2019: world record assaults 03. jaanuar 2019

Over the first nine days of 2019, we will be taking a look at nine things we're really looking forward to as we enter another IAAF World Athletics Championships year.

Swiety-Ersetic to lead Torun 400m field 03. jaanuar 2019

Double European champion Justyna Swiety-Ersetic will lead the women's 400m field at the Orlen Copernicus Cup in Torun, the third stop on the 2019 IAAF World Indoor Tour, on 6 February.

Nine things for 2019: emerging stars 02. jaanuar 2019

Throughout the first nine days of 2019, we will be taking a look at nine things we're really looking forward to as we enter another IAAF World Athletics Championships year.

Nine things for 2019: returning stars 01. jaanuar 2019

With 2019 now underway, over the next nine days we'll be taking a look at nine things we're really looking forward to as we enter another World Championships year.

Tola and Gudeta victorious again in Bolzano 01. jaanuar 2019

Ethiopians Tamirat Tola and Netsanet Gudeta collected their second victories each at the 44th edition of the Boclassic in Bolzano, Italy, on Monday (31).

Kiplimo clocks 26:41 over 10km in Madrid while Kosgei and Obiri crack 30 31. detsember 2018

Uganda’s Jacob Kiplimo recorded the fastest 10km performance in history at the San Silvestre Vallecana in Madrid, winning the IAAF Silver Label road race in 26:41 on Monday (31).

2018 in review: road and cross country 31. detsember 2018

Our 2018 review series concludes with statisticians A Lennart Julin and Mirko Jalava looking back at road running and cross country.

Wanders breaks European record at Houilles 10km 30. detsember 2018

Julien Wanders broke his own European 10km record at the Corrida Pédestre Internationale de Houilles while Gete Alemayehu smashed the course record as the 47th edition of the IAAF Silver Label road race was held in perfect conditions on Sunday (30).

Dibaba and Obiri to clash in Madrid, Kiplimo heads men’s field 29. detsember 2018

Madrid’s San Silvestre Vallecana once again offers world-class line-ups in both the men’s and women’s races at the IAAF Silver Label road race on Monday (31).

Brügger, pioneering meeting director, dies 28. detsember 2018

The IAAF is deeply saddened by the news that Andreas "Res" Brügger, an early champion for the professionalisation of athletics and the long-time meeting director of Zurich's Weltklasse, died at his home in Zurich on Thursday (27). Brügger was 91.

Wanders returns to defend Houilles 10km title 28. detsember 2018

Julien Wanders will be aiming to claim a second successive title at the 47th edition of the Corrida Pedestre Internationale de Houilles, an IAAF Silver Label road race, on Sunday (31).

Mukora, coach and administrator, dies 28. detsember 2018

The IAAF is deeply saddened by the news that Charles Mukora, a former athlete and coach who went on to serve as an administrator at the highest level, died on Thursday (27) in Nairobi after a long illness. Mukora, a former IAAF Council and International Olympic Committee member, was 83.

Yuki Hashioka: I love jumping because... 27. detsember 2018

Yuki Hashioka leapt into prominence last summer after taking the world U20 long jump title in Tampere.

IAAF Inside Athletics podcast – Christmas special 27. detsember 2018

The 19th episode of the IAAF Inside Athletics podcast, our Christmas special, is now available.

High and low – Gong Lijiao 26. detsember 2018

Chinese shot putter Gong Lijiao struck gold at the IAAF World Championships London 2017, almost exactly one year after the lowest point in her life as a professional thrower.

A look back at the ratified world records set in 2018 24. detsember 2018

The past year has been a busy one for athletics statisticians as 21 ratified world records have been set throughout 2018.

After solid 2018 campaign, Kerley ready to take the next step as Doha approaches 23. detsember 2018

When athletes reflect on 2018, offering up an end-of-season judgement on their performances, what they don’t say can often be as important as what they do.

Five athletes end 2018 with win streaks of 10 or more  22. detsember 2018

Illustrating the fierce competitiveness of athletics at the moment, just five athletes will begin their 2019 seasons with unbeaten streaks of ten or more competitions.

Coe discusses sport policy and education during two-day visit to Aruba 21. detsember 2018

IAAF President Sebastian Coe helped celebrate the 55th anniversary of the Aruba Athletics Federation on Wednesday (19), capping a three-day visit to the Caribbean island nation.

Gen 10: barrier breaker Celliphine Chespol 21. detsember 2018

Looking ahead to the IAAF World Athletics Championships Doha 2019 and the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games, we're highlighting the rise of a new generation, 10 exciting prospects under the age of 21 who are set to become stars of the sport over the next few years.