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Romaine Austin earned a historic gold medal for Jamaica after winning division 15 of the 500 metres speed skating race this morning at Liebenau Ice Rink Stadium at the Special Olympics...

The world's fastest man is among a list of 31 high-profile speakers down to address the Global Transformation Forum, which takes place in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia at the KL Convention Centre, over the next two days. Bolt will be speaking at a...

Martin Manley, the 2013 400m World Youth Champion, has just one real target for the 2017 season. He simply wants to stay healthy after a few years in which injuries put him off-track. Now, after a promising run at last month's Gibson McCook Relays,...

Sports Minister Olivia 'Babsy' Grange says that Jamaicans should feel privileged to have seen sprint legend Usain Bolt compete.Grange was speaking at the launch of the JN Racers Grand Prix, and hailed Bolt for continually achieving excellence on...

Sprint legend Usain Bolt says that one of his aims this year is to get back to clocking below 9.8 seconds before ending his career.Bolt, who will be retiring after the IAAF World Championships in London this August, said that he wants to do...

A star-studded line-up has been named for this year's Jamaica National Racers Grand Prix, which takes place at the National Stadium on June 10.The meet, which is in its second staging has been themed 'Salute to a Legend' to honour iconic sprinter...

Andre Lowe, Sports Editor  David Rudisha, world record holder in the 800m and 400m world record holder Wayde van Niekerk will join 100m and 200m world record holder Usain Bolt as headliners for this year's JN Racers Grand Prix. ...

International Media

The fourth episode of the current season of IAAF Inside Athletics is available to watch online now and features an exclusive interview with world 10,000m record-holder Almaz Ayana.

With the opening meeting of the 2017 IAAF Diamond League series now less than six weeks away, some of athletics’ biggest stars have been added to the world-class line up of world and Olympic champions that will open their outdoor seasons in Doha on 5 May.

All three triple jump medallists from the Rio 2016 Olympic Games will clash at the Prefontaine Classic, an IAAF Diamond League meeting, in Eugene on 27 May.

Kenya’s mixed relay secured the nation’s first gold of the IAAF World Cross Country Championships Kampala 2017 with an eight-second victory over east African rivals Ethiopia.

Uganda’s Jacob Kiplimo produced a performance of a lifetime to win gold in the men's U20 race at the IAAF World Cross Country Championships Kampala 2017, the country’s first ever gold medal at a World Cross.

Ethiopia’s Letesenbet Gidey became the fourth woman to win back-to-back U20 titles at the IAAF World Cross Country Championships.

Capping an unprecedented display of team dominance, Irene Chepet Cheptai led a mighty Kenyan senior women’s squad to the first-ever top-six sweep at a World Cross Country Championships.

It is the material fairytales are made of: exactly one year to the day after taking the world half marathon title in Cardiff, Geoffrey Kamworor successfully defended his cross country crown from 2015 in 28:24 at the IAAF World Cross Country Championships Kampala 2017. His back-to-back wins mean he is the first senior man in 11 years to retain his...

Starts lists and athletes' biographies for the IAAF World Cross Country Championships Kampala 2017 are now available.

The IAAF World Cross Country Championships Kampala 2017 takes place at the Kololo Independence Grounds on Sunday (26), and you can follow all the action on the IAAF website.

With just four days to go before the athletics world's attention focuses fully on the IAAF World Cross Country Championships Kampala 2017, which takes place in the Ugandan capital on Sunday 26 March, our series of race previews begins today with a look at the men's U20, women's U20 and mixed relay competitions.

After Ethiopia prevented Kenya from winning a fifth successive senior women's team title two years ago in Guiyang, the east African powerhouse comes armed and ready to recoup from that loss and begin another streak at the IAAF World Cross Country Championships Kampala 2017 on Sunday.

Not since the five-year reign of Kenenisa Bekele from 2002 to 2006 has a senior man managed to win back-to-back world cross-country titles, but Geoffrey Kamworor will be aiming to do exactly that at the IAAF World Cross Country Championships Kampala 2017 on Sunday 26 March.