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Provisional entry lists – IAAF World Cross Country Championships, Guiyang 2015

March 20, 2015 - 20:06
The preliminary entry lists for the IAAF World Cross Country Championships, Guiyang 2015 are now available.
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Marathon records set to tumble in New Taipei

March 20, 2015 - 16:08
Having recently become an IAAF Bronze Label Road Race, the New Taipei City Wan Jin Shi Marathon on Sunday (22) boasts its strongest ever field.
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Strong Ethiopian contingent look to maintain dominance in Rome

March 20, 2015 - 14:56
On Sunday (22) the Italian capital will celebrate the 21st edition of the Acea Rome Marathon. The IAAF Gold Label Race can claim to be the fastest marathon in Italy as it boasts both the men’s and women’s all-comers’ records.
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Farah and Jeptoo face stern tests at Lisbon Half Marathon

March 20, 2015 - 14:16
The EDP Lisbon Half Marathon will celebrate its 25th anniversary on Sunday (22) when it welcomes double world and Olympic champion Mo Farah to the IAAF Gold Label Road Race.
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IAAF completes site visit to Britain for IAAF World Championships, London 2017

March 20, 2015 - 12:16
The IAAF technical delegates conducted their first site visit to the British capital for the IAAF World Championships, London 2017.
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Strong Ugandan World Cross team aims to get back on medals table in Guiyang

March 19, 2015 - 21:31
Despite having two top-five finishers in the senior men’s race in 2013 – more than any other nation – Uganda missed out on a medal at the last championships. But the Ugandan team for the IAAF World Cross Country Championships, Guiyang 2015 looks formidable.
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Well-prepared Toth targets podium finish in Dudince

March 19, 2015 - 16:25
Athletics fans and residents of the small spa city of Dudince in the south of Slovakia will have the chance to watch top race walkers from 25 countries compete at the IAAF Race Walking Challenge meeting on Saturday (21).
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Lavillenie will return to Rome – IAAF Diamond League

March 19, 2015 - 14:28
France’s Olympic pole vault champion and world record-holder Renaud Lavillenie will compete at the Golden Gala Pietro Mennea on 4 June, the fourth leg of the 2015 IAAF Diamond League.
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2015 IAAF Hammer Throw Challenge gets going Down Under

March 19, 2015 - 13:24
The 2015 IAAF Hammer Throw Challenge gets under way on Saturday (21) at the Melbourne IAAF World Challenge meeting, which also serves as the opening competition of that series.
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2015 IAAF World Challenge gets underway in Melbourne

March 19, 2015 - 12:46
If it’s March and it’s Melbourne, notable visitors to Australia’s sporting capital are likely to find themselves posed alongside one of two props – a Formula 1 racer or an Australian Rules footballer.
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Chebet and Karoki lead Kenya’s final team for World Cross

March 19, 2015 - 11:22
Athletics Kenya selectors have made their final choices for the IAAF World Cross Country Championships, Guiyang 2015.
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James and Merritt to meet in Shanghai – IAAF Diamond League

March 19, 2015 - 09:38
The world’s two leading one-lap runners will go head to head for the first time in 2015 at the Shanghai IAAF Diamond League meeting on 17 May.
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In pursuit of elusive gold, Medhin leads Eritrea’s World Cross team

March 18, 2015 - 22:36
Bronze medallist in 2013 and silver medallist in 2010, Eritrea’s Teklemariam Medhin hopes to complete the set at this month’s IAAF World Cross Country Championships, Guiyang 2015.
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Koech looks to go one better in Rotterdam

March 18, 2015 - 17:32
Bernard Koech crossed the finish-line in second place at last year’s NN Marathon Rotterdam. On 12 April he will be back at the IAAF Gold Label Road Race in the hope of improving on that performance.
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Chepkwony returns to Vienna for revenge

March 18, 2015 - 17:07
Caroline Chepkwony hopes to gain revenge when she returns to the Vienna City Marathon to compete against defending champion Anna Hahner at the IAAF Gold Label Road Race on 12 April.
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Rudisha, Bondarenko and Maslak will compete in Ostrava

March 18, 2015 - 16:30
Olympic 800m champion David Rudisha, world high jump champion Bogdan Bondarenko and European indoor 400m champion Pavel Maslak are among the first athletes signed up to compete at the Golden Spike IAAF World Challenge meeting in Ostrava on 26 May.
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National champions Derrick and Thweatt front USA’s World Cross team

March 18, 2015 - 15:48
Having dominated their races at the National Cross Country Championships last month, Chris Derrick and Laura Thweatt are among the USA’s best hopes at the IAAF World Cross Country Championships, Guiyang 2015 on 28 March.
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Gebrhiwet and Yalew lead Ethiopa’s World Cross team for Guiyang

March 18, 2015 - 15:16
Four of Ethiopia’s medallists from the last edition of the championships will compete at this month’s IAAF World Cross Country Championships, Guiyang 2015 on 28 March.
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IAAF and World Marathon Majors release details of testing pool

March 18, 2015 - 13:44
Abbott World Marathon Majors (AWMM) is working in partnership with the IAAF to finance increased out-of-competition drug testing for elite athletes participating in AWMM events.
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‘One year to go’ event showcases IAAF World Indoor Championships, Portland 2016

March 18, 2015 - 13:16
For the first time in nearly 30 years, and only the second time in history, the IAAF World Indoor Championships will be held in the United States.
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