Athletics

Adams fires up for Tokyo with 19.65m throw in Auckland

Only five women have thrown further since the 2016 Olympics.

Athletes to continue training despite postponed Africa x-country meet

Togolese authorities had requested for a postponement of the event to a later date as the West African nation continues ...

Kipruto eyes gold, silver at Tokyo after marathon team inclusion

Kipruto, who finished second behind Kipchoge in the 2018 Berlin Marathon, warned his teammates to be wary of Ethiopians ...

Disappointment marks cancellation and switch of first AK weekend meet

The event was initially set for Bondo University, then Maseno University before late reports indicated that the meeting ...

Kiplagat advises athletes not to trust everyone with their investments

Kiplagat, the founder of the High Altitude Training Center in Iten, also encouraged sportspersons in attendance to live ...

Jebet targets Africa Cross medal in first senior outing in Lome

Jebet finished fourth in the 6km junior race on her debut at the Africa Cross in Algeria three years ago and has vowed ...

Tiger in the Masters’ final round? ‘God, I hope so,’ says Woods

Asked if fans could expect him to reach the final round of the Masters this April, Woods replied: “God, I hope so.”

Bengi targets consistency in KCB Nakuru rally

Bengi, is seeded second on KCB Nakuru Rally, which will start and end in Soysambu this Saturday.

Kipchoge returns to roots of marathon career in Hamburg

Approximately 100 elite athletes will be expected to compete within a 10.5km loop in the center of the city.

Mukaisi regrets decision to turn down Libyan side Al Tarsana

“I wish I made a different decision. I want to advise the current crop of players that should such an offer come their ...

Jeruto privileged to make mixed relay team with athletics legends

Jeruto initially failed to qualify for the National Cross Country Championships after a disappointing 32nd-place finish ...

Special training camp planned for victorious paralympic athletes

The athletes jetted back into the country yesterday morning after amassing 20 medals in Dubai, which is part of a ...

Chepkoech sets sights on victory at World Indoor event in Torun

African bronze medallist Habitam Alemu will start as favourite for the women’s 800m, a scoring event in this year’s ...

Kirwa gushes over cross country team's prospects in Lome

Kirwa expressed his elation at the competitiveness shown by the local athletes when Athletics Kenya selected Team Kenya ...

Historic day as national cross country championships meet expectations

At the end of the day, even renowned movie director and scriptwriter Spike Lee would not have conjured up such an ...

"I didn't expect to break 5km world record," Chepkoech says after Monaco heroics

World Athletics president Sebastian Coe described the performances as impressive and a preview of the Tokyo Olympics.

Kenyans hopeful even as uncertainty over Tokyo Olympics persists

A public opinion poll conducted by Japan Broadcasting Corporation last month reported 77 per cent of Japanese want the ...