Athletics for a Better World makes an impact in Morocco

Before embarking on a visit to a remote Moroccan mountain village early last Sunday for an IAAF / Nestlé Kids’ Athletics event, most of the guests - including several current and former champion athletes from Morocco and elsewhere - didn’t know exactly what to expect.

Report: men's 4x400m – IAAF Continental Cup, Marrakech 2014

South Africa’s Wayde van Niekerk closed the Continental Cup in perfect style for the hosts this evening when he anchored Africa home in first place in the men’s 4x400m, bringing the small but rowdy Grande Stade crowd to their feet as he held off the challenge of Europe’s Martyn Rooney.