There was immense relief last night when it was confirmed that the 2010 Commonwealth Games in New Delhi is be shortened to simply consist of a spectacular and colourful Opening Ceremony followed immediately by an impressive and moving Closing Ceremony. [read...]
Adidas has announced that it is withdrawing from sponsoring world athletics due to Seb Coe’s commitment to turn athletics into a drug-free sport. Arvo Johnson-Jones, Adidas VP Global Branding & Comms said ‘The main reason we sponsored athletics was the fantastic array of role models it provides to early adopters in our core markets …… [read...]
An athlete has today been banned from competing in the Paralympic Games after medical experts became suspicious of his claim to have two artificial legs when photographic evidence showed he still had two legs of his own. [read...]
The worlds of athletics and music have been thrown into confusion with the allegation that the Rolling Stones’ guitarist may have used banned substances. [read...]
Olympic hopeful Mark Jones has dedicated his natural athletic ability to Charles Darwin, after setting a new world record for the 400 metre hurdles.
Interviewed after the race Jones said a few short words to Darwin, [read...]