Athletics

The Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) has handed out sanctions to 12 Russian athletes utilising evidence that a “systemic” state-backing doping scheme was operated for a number of years.

European Athletics and USA Track and Field have signed an agreement to host a Ryder Cup-style athletics match between Europe and the US next year

The International Association of Athletics Federations has today (Tuesday) awarded its 2023 World Championships to Budapest, while opting to retain its suspension of the Russian Athletics Federation (RusAF)

The International Association of Athletic Federations has announced British former Olympic athlete Jon Ridgeon as its new chief executive

Ticketmaster’s decision to close its secondary ticketing platforms Seatwave and GetMeIn looks like a response to hardening of the political and legislative stance on secondary ticketing sites in Britain and Ireland. Ben Cronin examines what it means for rights-holders.

The International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) is seeking a new host for its World Relays event after the Bahamas government opted to end its hosting agreement.

Organisers of the Athletics World Cup have played down concerns relating to the standard of competition and ticket sales ahead of the inaugural edition of the event next week.

Multi-active sports tour operator, Sports Tours International, has acquired Sports Travel International, an Irish sports travel company.

The Infront agency has strengthened its position within the mass participation events sector with the acquisition of Xletix, a leading European obstacle course event organiser.

In 2018, Glasgow secured a second consecutive fifth-place finish in the overall Ultimate Sports City rankings, and a welldeserved trophy for the best city with a population under 1.3 million. Rory Squires talks with Billy Garrett, director of sport and events at Glasgow Life, about how Scotland’s second city has created a world-beating event strategy

The International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) has entered into a new partnership with the United Nations (UN) in an effort to improve air quality around the world.

The International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) has launched a new mass participation series to promote Global Running Day on June 6.

The 2019 International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) World Championships will feature the event’s first-ever midnight marathon as part of a range of new fan-focused initiatives, the organisers have confirmed.

European Athletics has today (Friday) awarded its 2021 Indoor Championships to Torun, two years on from the Polish city suffering defeat in its efforts to land the 2019 event.

The World Anti-Doping Agency (Wada) has published its latest annual report into Anti-Doping Rule Violations (ADRVs) with athletics and Italy topping the list of offenders for sport and nationality, respectively.

The University of Oregon (UO) has unveiled plans to create the world’s leading track and field stadium for its hosting of the International Association of Athletics Federations’ (IAAF) 2021 World Championships.

The International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) has today (Tuesday) upheld its suspension of the Russian Athletics Federation (RusAF) and has threatened to eject the body from the organisation amid mounting frustration at the stance of Russian officials over the country’s doping scandal.

The International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) has selected Ticketmaster to serve as the official ticketing services partner of the governing body from 2019 to 2021.

The International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) has announced the resignation of Olivier Gers as the governing body’s chief executive.

USA Track & Field (USATF) has placed its president, Vin Lananna, on temporary administrative leave as the Department of Justice (DOJ) probes bids for several international athletics championships, including the 2015 awarding of the 2021 World Athletics Championships to Eugene, Oregon.