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Athletics NZ Round Up

Athletics NZ Round Up - IAAF Diamond League Nick Willis (35) finished tenth in the 1500m in 3:36.26, 13 years after he ran 3:32.38 at the same meeting to break John Walker’s New Zealand national record. Walker as a 35

Samba Closes In On World 400m Hurdles Record

For the fifth time in six races this season, the 22-year-old Qatari produced a world-leading performance in the 400m hurdles. But in his latest, a blazing 46.98 run at last night's Meeting

Wellington Marathon - From Japan With Love

A 42-year-old Japanese runner fell in love with New Zealand today. On her first overseas trip she took her first victory over the classic 42.2k distance in today’s Gazley Volkswagen Wellington Marathon.

Whanganui’s versatile Liam Back making fast strides in middle distance

Teenager Liam Back has won a glut of medals on the national stage over the past 12 months or so. Steve Landells chats to the 16-year-old Athletics Wanganui athlete about his rapid rise and future development.

GPS 2018 gives green light to SkyPath + SeaPath

The Government Policy Statement released today specifically includes the SkyPath and SeaPath projects, which deliver the “critical missing links in the urban cycle network in areas of high demand… ….between Auckland’s North Shore and City Centre”.

New Eligibility Regulations For Female Classifications

IAAF President Sebastian Coe Reiterates Reasons For New Eligibility Regulations For Female Classifications (Dsd) In Meeting With Athletics South Africa President

IAAF Diamond League Mid-Season Review

The IAAF Diamond League has reached the half-way point with six meetings have already taken place this year and there are six more to go before the series reaches its climax at the finals in Zurich and Brussels at the end of A

New 100m Star Noah Lyles Rises At Usa Championships

The United States now has the great good fortune to have discovered two outstanding young male sprinting talents in consecutive years: first last year’s IAAF World Championships

Athletics NZ Weekly Roundup

Eliza McCartney set a New Zealand, Oceania and Commonwealth record of 4.92m. She cleared 4.86 to improve her record from 4.85 set in Oregon,

Peter Norman’s Family To Accept Olympic Order Of Merit Tonight

On the eve of World Olympic Day, the Australian Olympic Committee (AOC) will present the family of the late Olympian Peter Norman an Order of Merit at a special ceremony in Melbourne tonight, Friday June 22nd.