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Sofia Ennaoui has claimed medals at cross country and on the boards in the last four months and the up-and-coming Polish middle distance runner will be looking to cap her age-group career by claiming a gold medal on home soil at the European Athletics U23 Championships in Bydgoszcz this July.
More than 35,000 runners - including 5000 foreign runners representing 64 countries - lined up for the Lisbon Half Marathon on Sunday, a race which has been given a 1-star certification rating from European Athletics Running for All.
In recent weeks the IAAF Council has been confronted with new and disturbing integrity-linked accusations related to one of its members.
It is amazing what a medal can do for an athlete’s confidence and Belarusian Pavel Seliverstau is hoping to be further proof of that this summer.
The Vitality Reading Half Marathon took place for the first time in 1981 and the event has proved an enduringly popular fixture. More than 10,000 runners took part in the race on Sunday 19 March which has been given a three star certification rating from European Athletics Running for All.
Callum Hawkins continued his excellent run of form with a second-place finish on a bitterly cold morning at the United NYC Half on Sunday.
Those athletes preparing for the European Race Walking Cup in Podebrady in just over two months time may now decide to step up their training just an extra ounce with the news that the Ukrainian team will be led by one of the best in the world – Ihor Hlavan.
Adel Mechaal has been one of the busier athletes this month and the 26-year-old will don the Spanish vest for a second time in the space of three weeks when he lines up at the IAAF World Cross Country Championships in Kampala, Uganda on 26 March.
Held in conjunction with International Women’s Day on 8 March, the Belarus Athletics Federation (BFLA) organised a special race - the Beauty Run - in the heart of Minsk in cooperation with the United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA).
A total of 84 participants from 50 countries gathered in the Austrian capital city of Vienna for the European Athletics High Performance Conference on 10-12 March.
Germany finished the year with three throwers ranked inside the top four on the 2016 world lists - and six inside the top-15 - and their stable of throwers are already showing excellent early season form.
It was the fourth round of the Olympic javelin final in Rio de Janeiro last summer which changed Sara Kolak’s life.
European Athletics Athletes Commission Chair Periklís Iakovákis will join the European Athletics Council as an ex-officio member.
The European 10,000m Cup is one of the feel-good events on the athletics calendar – because the competitive nature shows the outdoor season is well and truly underway.
A “Ticket & Hotel” travel package for the Berlin 2018 European Athletics Championships is on offer until 22 March 2017.
‘Refugee ScART’ is a humanitarian aid project founded by the Spiral Foundation Onlus in the summer of 2011 and was involved in the Belgrade 2017 European Athletics Indoor Championships.
Athletics' gain, which could be there for all to see on Sunday as Airine Palsyte won gold in spectacular style at the European Indoor Championships in Belgrade, is basketball’s loss. Along with music...and the ballet.
Laura Muir became only the second woman to achieve the 1500m/3000m double at the European Athletics Indoor Championships with a mesmerising performance in Belgrade today.
Six months after surpassing himself with Olympic silver in Rio, France’s Kevin Mayer earned his first major international gold in crushing fashion as he broke Roman Sebrle’s 13-year-old European indoor heptathlon record.
Had Ivana Spanovic written the script of how she would like her home European Athletics Indoor Championships to go, she would have started with a gold medal.
It was a night to remember at the Belgrade 2017 European Athletics Indoor Championships as Pavel Maslak completed a glorious treble, Izmir Smajlaj won Albania their first ever medal in the history of the competition and Konrad Bukowiecki broke the European U23 record among a series of fantastic events.
Britain’s Laura Muir produced an assured victory in the 1500m here to win her first senior international title and complete part one of her attempted double ahead of tomorrow’s 3000m final.
Serbian sporting morale dipped and soared within the space of a couple of minutes in the morning session at the Kombank Arena as the failure of medal hope Asmir Kolasinac to reach tomorrow’s shot put final was followed by a first-time long jump qualifying mark of 7.03m, the furthest achieved this season, by home poster girl Ivana Spanovic.
In the aftermath of winning the first major gold medal of your career, there can be no greater endorsement than the one Andy Pozzi received from Colin Jackson here at the Kombank Arena.
Germany's Cindy Roleder joined an illustrious list of women to hold the European sprint hurdles title indoor and out at the same in a dramatic final at the Kombank Arena tonight.
Laura Muir is the only athlete attempting an audacious 1500/3000m double at the European Athletics Indoor Championships and the 23-year-old looks poised to add a brace of medals to the British tally in Belgrade.
Olympic heptathlon champion Nafissatou Thiam, who made a late decision to take part in these Championships following restricted winter preparations, was rewarded with a pentathlon personal best of 4870 points as she added gold to the European Indoor silver she had won two years earlier in Prague.
Polish pole vaulter Piotr Lisek won his first gold medal and Hungarian shot putter Anita Marton made it two in a row on a superb afternoon of action at the European Athletics Indoor Championships in Belgrade.
Two years ago, Richard Kilty left Prague a happy man, with a gold medal safely stored away in his bag after winning the 60m at the last European Athletics Indoor Championships. What he did not realise at the time was that it was the weekend which would change his life.