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Rio 2016 Olympics: Athletics

Noah wins Devon title to move into UK's top 10 in his age group

noah wins devon title to move into uk's top 10 in his age group
A YOUNG Plymouth athlete has broken into the top 10 for pentathlon in his age group after success at the recent Devon County and Devon Schools Combined Championships in Exeter.Noah Jones, who is tipped..
Plymouth Herald

Welsh Olympian Philippa Roles dies at the age of 39

welsh olympian philippa roles dies at the age of 39
The sad news has been announced by UK Athletics
Wales Online

Videos for Rio 2016 Olympics: Athletics

News video: Trans World Sport: Michelle Carter

Trans World Sport: Michelle Carter 06:07

Trans World Sport talks to Olympic champion shot putter Michelle Carter about her relationship with her father Michael Carter, who won a silver medal himself in the sport.
Source: IMG Programming -

News video: Gail Indian Speed Star Finalizes Athletes To Train For Olympics

Gail Indian Speed Star Finalizes Athletes To Train For Olympics 00:57

After a series of trials across the country, the Season II of GAIL Indian Speedstar culminated with selection of 7 athletes, who will now be trained to compete for international athletic events..
Source: nnis Sports English -

News video: Runner Eliud Kipchoge Finishes Marathon Just Short of Record-Breaking 2-Hour Mark

Runner Eliud Kipchoge Finishes Marathon Just Short of Record-Breaking 2-Hour Mark 01:39

Eliud Kipchoge was 26 seconds from making history on Saturday but the Olympic champion finished just short of becoming the first person to run a marathon in less than two hours.
Source: Time -

News video: Kenyan Runner Comes Close, 2-hour Marathon

Kenyan Runner Comes Close, 2-hour Marathon 00:40

CNN has reported that early Saturday morning, Kenyan runner Eliud Kipchoge covered a full marathon course in two hours and 24 seconds. 32-year-old, Kipchoge, is the 2016 Olympic champion and the 2016..
Source: Wochit News -

News video: Children In War-Torn Aleppo Compete In Local 'Olympics'

Children In War-Torn Aleppo Compete In Local 'Olympics' 00:30

Children in a rebel-held Aleppo province town have been getting a taste of normal life in recent days thanks to an athletics competition organized in the town.
Source: IBTimesTV -

 

Philippa Roles: Discus thrower who represented GB and Wales dies aged 39

philippa roles: discus thrower who represented gb and wales dies aged 39
BBC Local News: South West Wales -- Welsh discus thrower Philippa Roles, who represented Great Britain at two Olympic Games, dies at the age of 39, UK Athletics announce.
BBC Local News Also reported by •BBC News

GB discus thrower Roles, 39, dies

gb discus thrower roles, 39, dies
Welsh discus thrower Philippa Roles, who represented Great Britain at two Olympic Games, dies at the age of 39, UK Athletics announce.
BBC Sport

Horse racing: Why traditions should be questioned

horse racing: why traditions should be questioned
Some traditions in sport – as in life in general – pass unchallenged from generation to generation, writes Tim Murray in his racing column.But that does mean they are necessarily correct.Athletics..
Leicester Mercury

Kelly Sotherton: Olympic medallist calls for event changes not world record reset

kelly sotherton: olympic medallist calls for event changes not world record reset
Athletics chiefs should tweak events rather than rewrite existing world records, says three-time Olympic bronze medallist Kelly Sotherton.
BBC News Also reported by •BBC Local News

'Why not make it 101 metres?' Tweak events don't wipe records, says Sotherton

'why not make it 101 metres?' tweak events don't wipe records, says sotherton
Athletics chiefs should tweak events rather than rewrite existing world records, says three-time Olympic bronze medallist Kelly Sotherton.
BBC Sport

Mixed-gender relays could be Games sport

mixed-gender relays could be games sport
Mixed-gender relays are being considered as an Olympic event to ramp up interest in athletics, a senior member of the sport's governing body said on Thursday.
SuperSport

Dame Mary Peters urges Seb Coe to reject plans to rewrite athletics' record books and 'not to punish the innocent'

dame mary peters urges seb coe to reject plans to rewrite athletics' record books and 'not to punish the innocent'
Northern Ireland's Olympic great Dame Mary Peters has urged the world athletics chief to reject a plan to retire records set before 2005 and not to "punish the innocent".
Belfast Telegraph

European athletics backs Paris 2024 Olympics bid

european athletics backs paris 2024 olympics bid
European Athletics threw its weight behind the Paris 2024 Olympics bid, saying on Wednesday the French capital was the best possible candidacy for the Games' showcase sport.
SuperSport

Tough new anti-doping standards could see Olympian Jonathan...

tough new anti-doping standards could see olympian jonathan...
North Devon Olympic hero Jonathan Edwards could facing losing his triple jump World Record if stringent new anti-doping recommendations from the European Athletics Council (EAC) are implemented. The..
Tiverton Mid Devon Gazette Also reported by •Western Morning NewsTorquay Herald ExpressExeter Express and Echo

Campbell welcomes call for ratification laws

campbell welcomes call for ratification laws
European Athletics' proposal to rewrite majority of the pre-2005 world records would be for the "greater good", British former Olympic gold medallist Darren Campbell has said.
SuperSport


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