Athletics

World Athletics keeps ban on Russian athletes despite federation’s reinstatement

The World Athletics (WA) governing body has lifted one suspension on Russia’s national federation, but left another on individual athletes…

Torun to host 2026 World Athletics Indoor Championships

Torun in Poland will host the 2026 World Athletics Indoor Championships, the World Athletics governing body has announced, while the 2024…

Infront retains international media rights to World Athletics’ top indoor series

Infront, the international sports marketing agency, will continue to distribute international media rights to the World Athletics Indoor Tour’s top-tier…

World Athletics begins search for 2025-29 host broadcast partner

The World Athletics (WA) governing body has today (March 13) begun the process of selecting a host broadcast partner for the…

BeIN’s Al-Khelaifi and Al-Obaidly acquitted in IAAF corruption probe

Nasser Al-Khelaifi, chairman of international broadcaster BeIN Media Group, has been cleared in a corruption investigation into Qatar’s bid to…

WBD secures 2023 World Athletics Championships rights across Europe

Warner Bros. Discovery (WBD), the multinational media and entertainment giant, has secured non-exclusive rights to air the 2023 World Athletics…

Birmingham secures 2026 European Athletics Championships, multi-sport inclusion in doubt

English city Birmingham, host of this year’s multi-sport Commonwealth Games, will stage the 2026 European Athletics Championships after bidding rival…

European Athletics brings in Conica as supplier for 2023-26 cycle

The European Athletics (EA) continental governing body has today (October 27) announced a four-year supply partnership with Conica, a European…

Covid sees Nanjing Indoor Championships pushed back to 2025, BWF opens canceled

The World Athletics governing body has announced the postponement of next year’s Indoor Championships in Nanjing until 2025 due to…

Diamond League to return to London Stadium after four-year absence

UK Athletics (UKA), the national governing body for the sport, has announced the London Stadium will host a meeting of…