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August 16, 2017
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Running Shorts: Weekly take on grassroots running news

7-13 August 2017 WORLD CHAMPS HANGOVER MIRACLE CURE JUST WHEN you thought the athletics was all over for the summer, think again. Quite a number of the […]
August 14, 2017
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World Champs: Definitive review of champs IAAF deserved

Perhaps they were the championships the IAAF deserved. They certainly were not the championships the IAAF needed For behind all the spin, all the talk of record […]
August 14, 2017
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Tracy Barlow: World champs disappointment fuels fire for future

It’s been quite the journey for Tracy Barlow. From juggling her full-time job in the NHS with the training and demands of grassroots running for Thames […]
August 8, 2017
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World Champs: BBC must share blame for British athletics slump

Five days in. One medal. Only one serious prospect of another medal. Given all of the promises of the ‘legacy’ of London 2012, and that this […]
August 7, 2017
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World Champs: 10 things we’ve learnt from the first few days

London is most certainly open: London is open. London is open. LONDON IS OPEN! How many more times? That was the long and short of son-of-a-bus-driver, London Mayor, […]
August 3, 2017
LONDON, ENGLAND - JULY 23:  Spectators arrive at the stadium during day two of the Muller Anniversary Games at The Stadium - Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park on July 23, 2016 in London, England. (Photo by Stephen Pond - British Athletics/British Athletics via Getty Images)

15 things to expect…at the IAAF World Championships

1. Colin Jackson will be wearing a new waistcoat. 2. The crowd will be often celebrated as ‘the best in the world’. 3. Usain Bolt will […]