Countdown Continues For Cross Country’s Return To Olympic Competition

The IAAF World Cross Country Championships Aarhus 2019 will take place in 200 days’ time, but Tuesday 11 September marks another important milestone for cross country. In one month from today, the athletics programme will get under way at the Buenos Aires 2018 Youth Olympic Games, where cross-country running will make its debut. Cross-country running

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New Look Continental Cup Delivers Victory To Team Americas And Food For Thought To The IAAF

For the first time since 2010, Team Americas has triumphed at the IAAF Continental Cup, held in Ostrava, Czech Republic over the last two days. The competition was exhilarating and fierce between the four continental teams and particularly between the two front-runners, defending champion Team Europe and eventual winner, Team Americas.The Americas led by just

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A New Look For A Venerable Competition – IAAF Continental Cup Ostrava 2018

When the IAAF Continental Cup Ostrava 2018 gets underway on Saturday before a packed house at Ostrava’s Mestsky Stadium, one of the IAAF’s most venerable competitions will be sporting an updated look. The Continental Cup, which began as the World Cup in 1977, is the IAAF’s oldest in-stadium competition, this weekend celebrating its 13th edition,

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Asaba 2018: Kenyan Sprinters Ready To Upset Nigerian Athletes In Asaba

Kenya over the years have been made famous for their prowess in long-distance races but the East Africans are stepping into new territories; especially the sprints where they hope to hit it big at the African Senior Athletics Championships in Asaba, Delta State. Kenya’s 100 meters trio of African Games silver medalist Eunice Kadogo, national

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CAA Asaba 2018: Ekeji, Elegbeleye Join Volunteers’ Unit

Two former Director Generals for the Nigeria Sports Commission, NSC Dr. Patrick Ekeji, and Gbenga Elegbeleye have both signed up to be volunteers at the 21st African Senior Athletics Championships that will be taking place in Asaba, Delta State. The championship which is barely eight days away has been enjoying huge support from well-meaning Nigerians

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