IAAF

IOC: Russian athletes cleared to play in Rio Olympics 2016

The International Association of Athletic Federation, called the IAAF convicted nearly 70 athletes from Russian…

Interview: Athletics body must be rebuilt – former world champion

WINSTON-SALEM, North Carolina (Reuters) – Athletics’ crisis-hit governing body needs to be completely restructured, but…

Diamond League should ban dopers like we do-marathon boss

By Mitch Phillips LONDON (Reuters) – Any athlete convicted of a serious doping offence should…

Digital marketing helps Adidas cut ties to sports bodies

BERLIN (Reuters) – If Adidas ends its funding of the athletics governing body, it would…

Russia bans European medallist Maracheva, three others for doping

MOSCOW (Reuters) – Russian authorities said on Monday they had banned four athletes including European…

Scandal prompts Adidas to cut short IAAF sponsor deal

By Mitch Phillips LONDON (Reuters) – German sportswear company Adidas AG is to end its…

Adidas to cut short IAAF sponsor deal – BBC

By Mitch Phillips LONDON (Reuters) – German sportswear company Adidas AG is to end its…

Michael Johnson

IAAF scandal worse than soccer’s crisis, says Johnson

LONDON (Reuters) – The corruption scandal that has rocked athletics is worse than the one…

Coe says trust may take more than four years to return

LONDON (Reuters) – Sebastian Coe, the head of athletics’ crisis-hit governing body, says trust in…

Russia elects new athletics chief to clean up sport

MOSCOW (Reuters) – Russia’s new athletics head said his priority was to ensure Russian sportsmen…

Usain Bolt

Bolt shocked by IAAF reports, against wiping records

KINGSTON, Jamaica (Reuters) – Six-times Olympic champion Usain Bolt said he felt shocked and let…

IAAF

Germany wants IAAF meeting over WADA report

MUNICH (Reuters) – Germany’s athletics chief has called for an extraordinary meeting of the IAAF…

IAAF

Germany wants emergency IAAF meeting over WADA report

MUNICH (Reuters) – Germany’s athletics chief has called for an extraordinary meeting of the IAAF…

IAAF

Germany wants emergency IAAF meeting over WADA report

MUNICH (Reuters) – Germany’s athletics chief has called for an extraordinary meeting of the IAAF…

IAAF

IAAF accepts ‘gravity’ of report’s findings

By Mitch Phillips LONDON (Reuters) – The IAAF said it “fully acknowledges and accepts the…

IAAF ex-chief “organised conspiracy and corruption” while officials looked away – report

By Karolos Grohmann MUNICH (Reuters) – The former head of world athletics, Lamine Diack, ran…

Former IAAF president “organised conspiracy and corruption”, investigator says

MUNICH (Reuters) – The former head of international athletics, Lamine Diack, organised “conspiracy and corruption”…

Lamine Diack behind IAAF corruption, says WADA commission report

MUNICH, Germany (Reuters) – Lamine Diack, the former president of the International Association of Athletics…

Coe denies Russian doping was covered up

(Reuters) – IAAF president Sebastian Coe says there has been no cover up of Russian…

Cultural revolution needed to rebuild reputation – Hansen

LONDON (Reuters) – European Athletics president Svein Arne Hansen believes a “cultural revolution” is needed…

IAAF Doping

IAAF under fire as more Russian doping allegations surface

LONDON (Reuters) – Athletics’ governing body came under renewed fire on Tuesday following disclosures that…

IAAF

IAAF official says reform efforts parried at every turn

By Mitch Phillips LONDON (Reuters) – A top global athletics official said she took up…

Sebastian Coe

Coe could have pushed for IAAF reform years ago – investigator

LONDON (Reuters) – The head of an investigation that found high-level corruption in international athletics…

Former top officials (IAAF) get life bans for doping blackmail

By Mitch Phillips LONDON (Reuters) – Two top Russian athletics officials and the son of…

Reform more needed than ever, says IOC’s Bach

Bach said on Wednesday. In a New Year’s message published on the International Olympic Committee…

World champion Lovchev banned over doping test

MOSCOW (Reuters) – World champion Alexei Lovchev of Russia has been suspended for failing a…

Lamine Diack

IAAF’s Davies steps aside to allow ethics investigation

LONDON (Reuters) – The chief of staff of the IAAF, world athletics’ governing body, said…

Diack denies funding Sall’s Senegal presidential bid – lawyers

PARIS (Reuters) – Former international athletics federation (IAAF) head Lamine Diack denies having given money…

Italy chiefs say doping scandal is procedural mix up

ROME (Reuters) – Italy’s top athletics authorities on Thursday defended 26 athletes at the centre…

Sebastian Coe

I will lead athletics out of abyss, says embattled Coe

By Justin Palmer LONDON (Reuters) – IAAF President Sebastian Coe said on Wednesday he was…