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LOC website opens – IAAF World Cross Country Championships Kampala 2017

IAAF News - February 7, 2017 - 06:00
The local organising committee (LOC) unveiled the official communication tools that will be used for interaction and access to information about the IAAF World Cross Country Championships Kampala 2017.
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Robinson and Tiernan lead Australian team for Kampala

IAAF News - February 6, 2017 - 13:15
A contingent of 24 will represent Australia at the IAAF World Cross Country Championships Kampala 2017 on 26 March.
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My greatest challenge – Sara Petersen

IAAF News - February 6, 2017 - 12:34
Olympic 400m hurdles silver medallist Sara Petersen has taken many years to fulfil her potential. Here the 29-year-old Dane talks about how she overcame persistent injuries during her early career.
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Greatest ever RAK Half threatens records

IAAF News - February 6, 2017 - 10:33
The intense spotlight of the global road running community falls on the RAK Half Marathon on 10 February, where one of the strongest ever women’s half marathon fields has been gathered and the men’s field contains 12 runners with sub-60-minute PBs.
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Lisek joins the six-metre club in Potsdam – indoor round-up

IAAF News - February 5, 2017 - 19:43
Renaud Lavillenie will need to be close to his best form to win a record fifth successive European indoor pole vault title in Belgrade next month as Piotr Lisek confirmed his terrific early season shape in Potsdam, becoming the 10th vaulter in history to clear six metres indoors.
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Korir seals ticket to Kampala with US title in Bend - cross-country round-up

IAAF News - February 5, 2017 - 18:36
In stark contrast to the conditions which will await the athletes at the IAAF World Cross Country Championships Kampala 2017 on 26 March, Leonard Korir maintained his unbeaten start to 2017 at the USATF Cross Country Championships in Bend, Oregon on Saturday (4).
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Cheptai and Crippa cruise to Almond Blossom titles

IAAF News - February 5, 2017 - 18:15
Turkish clubs won three of the four team titles on offer while Yemanebehran Crippa and Irene Cheptai took the individual senior honours at the European Cross Country Clubs Cup, which doubled as this year’s Almond Blossom Cross Country IAAF Cross Country Permit meeting in Albufeira, Portugal, on Sunday (5).
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IAAF Council Meeting press conference live stream

IAAF News - February 5, 2017 - 13:51
The 208th IAAF Council Meeting will take place on Monday 6 February 2017 at the Riviera Marriott Hotel La Porte de Monaco, Cap d’Ail, France.
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Kirwa and Hawkins win convincingly in Marugame

IAAF News - February 5, 2017 - 11:09
Eunice Jepkirui Kirwa of Bahrain and Callum Hawkins of Great Britain notched convincing victories at the 71st edition of the Kagawa-Marugame Half Marathon, an IAAF Silver Label Road Race, on Sunday (5). Kirwa, the pre-race favourite, clocked 1:08:07 to win by 20 seconds while Hawkins clocked 1:00:00 to win by nearly a minute.
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