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Linden Hall takes another step towards London 2017

Linden Hall takes another step towards London 2017

29 May 2017

Olympic semi-finalist Linden Hall (Vic) has taken another step in her elite athletic career posting an IAAF World Championships qualifying time for the 1500m at the Prefontaine Classic in Eugene (USA).

Australian marathoners to take on London 2017

Australian marathoners to take on London 2017

26 May 2017

Olympians Jessica Trengove (SA), Milly Clark (NSW) and Jeff Hunt (NSW) will headline a six-strong marathon contingent at the IAAF World Championships, with Athletics Australia Selectors today confirming starters for the 42.195km race at London 2017.

Uniroos Team to benefit from Olympic experience

Uniroos Team to benefit from Olympic experience

18 May 2017

The Australian Summer Universiade team has previously seen the likes of Catherine Skinner, Annabelle Smith and Dane Bird-Smith don the green and gold for their nation and university, prior to becoming Rio 2016 Olympic medallists.

London World Championships qualifying update

London World Championships qualifying update

18 May 2017

Five years after the 2012 Olympic Games, the athletics world is ready once again to focus on the Queen Elizabeth Olympic Stadium as London plays host to the 2017 IAAF World Championships from 4-13 August.

Pearson eager to show the world she's back

Pearson eager to show the world she's back

16 May 2017

Australian sprint queen Sally Pearson cannot wait to show the world she is fit and ready to put two injury-plagued years behind her.

Allan Lawrence 1930 - 2017

Allan Lawrence 1930 - 2017

16 May 2017

Sad news today with the passing of Australia’s dual Olympian Allan Lawrence.

Stevens a strong second in Shanghai throws circle

Stevens a strong second in Shanghai throws circle

15 May 2017

Dani Stevens (NSW, nee Samuels) is brimming with confidence after a 66.47m throw to place second in the women’s discus throw at the IAAF Diamond League in Shanghai (CHN) overnight.

Lapierre opens Diamond title defence in Shanghai

Lapierre opens Diamond title defence in Shanghai

12 May 2017

Five Australians will be competing in Shanghai for the second round of the IAAF Diamond League this weekend, including in-form Fabrice Lapierre (NSW) who won the long jump competition last year.

Another five Aussies clock London qualifiers

Another five Aussies clock London qualifiers

8 May 2017

Ryan Gregson (Vic) and Patrick Tiernan (Qld) are London 2017 bound after ensuring their automatic selection in the men’s 1500m and men’s 10,000m respectively on a big day for Australian athletics across the globe.

Gregson and LaCaza aiming to sparkle in Diamond League opener

Gregson and LaCaza aiming to sparkle in Diamond League opener

5 May 2017

Australian duo Ryan Gregson (Vic) and Genevieve LaCaze (Vic) will be on the search for qualifying times for the upcoming IAAF London World Championships in the season opener of the Diamond League in Doha this Friday.