Athletics

International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) president Lamine Diack has confirmed that he will step down from his position in 2015.

The Stadium in London’s Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park will annually host athletics events, as it becomes the new national centre for athletics under a deal between UK Athletics (UKA) and venue management firm E20 Stadium LLP.

The International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) has revealed that the tickets for its 2013 World Championships final weekend has already sold out. 

Stawell Athletic Club has appointed business and marketing consultancy agency Twenty3 Sport + Entertainment to manage media, marketing, broadcast and sponsorship activities of the Australia Post Stawell Gift, Australia’s oldest short distance athletics event.

The Asian Athletics Association (AAA) has announced Qatar’s Dahlan Jumaan Al-Hamad as its new president, replacing the controversial Suresh Kalmadi of India.

The South African Sports Confederation and Olympic Committee (SASCOC) has suspended controversy-hit Athletics South Africa (ASA) after its members ignored sanctions placed on its board.

The IAAF (International Association of Athletics Federations) has refuted allegations, published in the New York Times on Tuesday, that it had any prior knowledge of 2008 Olympic race walk champion Alex Schwazer's doping before he was caught last year.

Officials for Rio de Janeiro’s athletics stadium for the 2016 Olympics have revealed that its roof will have to be rebuilt, with work not expected to finish a year before the Games.

The International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) will send a delegation to South Africa to meet with the country's athletics and Olympic bodies following a management dispute, and has warned of setting up its own assembly to take charge.

Athletics has lost some of its Olympic funding after the International Olympic Committee (IOC) recalculated sports federation revenues today.

The International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) has demanded that South Africa’s Olympic governing body should explain its decision to suspend the Athletics SA (ASA) board.

British Olympic Association chairman Sebastian Coe has announced that he will only stand for the International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) presidency if current head Lamine Diack steps down.

Ben Speight, head of SportBusiness Intelligence, breaks down the German TV market – one of the few in Europe where free-to-air spend on sport is higher than that of pay-TV.