Victorian pole vaulter Olivia Gross has joined WAIS on a scholarship after being inspired by Olympic-bound WA starlet Nina Kennedy at a training camp earlier this year.
Olympic hero Peter Bol has returned home to WA wanting spread a powerful message of hope to his South Sudanese community - and coming to terms with being recognised.
Kenyan police have arrested the husband of long-distance star Agnes Tirop, who was found dead at her home on Wednesday.
Sprint queen Allyson Felix says surpassing Carl Lewis as the United States' top athlete was never a goal.
Athletics Kenya says the country has "lost a jewel" with two-time world championship bronze medallist Agnes Tirop, 25, found dead at her home.
Distance running star Agnes Tirop, a two-time world championship medallist, has been found dead at home in Kenya, after allegedly being stabbed by her husband.
Having held off Hugh Bowman’s Lost and Running in a ‘man v horse’ handicap race, Australia's top sprinter Rohan Browning has set his sights on World Championships success.
Jess Stenson (nee Trengrove) chose Perth as her comeback race next Sunday. She speaks to Glen Quartermain about her journey.
Four-time New York marathon women's champion Mary Keitany has retired.
Up to 25,000 runners are expected for the Berlin Marathon with 90 per cent to be either fully vaccinated or to have recovered from a coronavirus infection.
American Trayvon Bromell has run the fastest 100m in the world this year, clocking 9.76 seconds in Nairobi to be tied for sixth on the all-time list.
Alberto Salazar's four-year suspension for a series of doping violations has been upheld by the Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS).
British media have reported that famed long-distance running coach Alberto Salazar has had his four-year ban for doping violations upheld by CAS.
The cross country world championships in Bathurst have been postponed by a year to 2023 due to Australia's coronavirus restrictions.
Elite athletes around the world will be boosted by improved earning opportunities following World Athletics' new structure of events, says Sebastian Coe.
Nicola McDermott has finished second in the women's high jump at the ISTAF meet in Berlin.
Kelsey-Lee Barber finished second in the javelin while Stewart McSweyn produced yet another fine 1500m run in the Diamond League final in Zurich.
Nicola McDermott had a near-miss as she attempted a new Australian high jump record in the Diamond League final before finishing an excellent third in Zurich.
Hurdling sensation Karsten Warholm admits that achieving his Olympic world record dream has left him seeking a "reboot" with new and different challenges.
Stewart McSweyn is among eight Australians who will contest the Diamond League final in Zurich.
Jan Swinhoe has been appointed as the new president of Athletics Australia.
Australian athletes Stewart McSweyn, Ollie Hoare, Linden Hall and Nicola McDermott will all take impressive form into the Diamond League final in Zurich.
Christine Mboma has beaten a strong field to win the women's 200m at the Diamond League meet in Brussels, while long-distance queen Sifan Hassan won the 1600m.
Australian javelin star Kelsey-Lee Barber has qualified for the Diamond League final in Zurich.
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