1140 Results

Matthews and Willis through to semi-finals

Nick Willis and Julian Matthews comfortably qualified for the semi-finals of the 1500m at the world championships in athletics in Beijing today.

Partners in Race Walking

It is a unique situation having partners competing at the world championships

Petty through to 800m semis in Beijing

Angie Petty improved on her performance from the Moscow World Champs two years ago by making it as one of the sixth fastest losers through to the semi-finals of the 800m at World Championships in Beijing this morning.

Petty and Willis next up in Beijing

New Zealand’s top two middle distance athletes Nick Willis and Angie Petty are next up in the red hot cauldron that is the Bird’s Nest in Beijing at the 2015 IAAF World Championships.

Keenan pleased with World Championships effort

Te Rina Keenan was pleased to throw her second best discus of her career

Athletics NZ Round Up

IAAF World Championships, Road Championships around the country,

Paralympics NZ and ACC announce Major Partnership

Paralympics New Zealand and ACC announce a new major partnership designed to inspire

Two Kiwis in top eight at World Champs

Tom Walsh went close to matching his indoor bronze medal at the world indoor championships with a bronze at the world outdoor championships in Beijing.

Walsh and Gill into shot put final at World Champs

New Zealand has two athletes in the final of the shot put at the World Championships in Athletics. Tom Walsh and Jacko Gill both advance to the final for the top 12 competitors

NZ record for Cochrane and Bing well placed

Michael Cochrane ran the race of his life in his heat of the 400m hurdles giving it everything leaving everything out on the track and was rewarded with a personal best and a New Zealand national record of 49.58.