World Athletics

What you need to know about the new World Athletics Ultimate Championship

Reading Time: 2 minutes World Athletics has announced the launch of a new global competition dubbed the World Athletics Ultimate Championship. The new competition […]

World Athletics introduces Ksh6.5M prize money for Olympic gold medallists

Reading Time: 2 minutes World Athletics will start awarding prize money at an Olympic Games starting at this summer’s Olympic Games in Paris. In […]

Athletics Kenya requests World Athletics to allow Omanyala race alone

Reading Time: 2 minutes Athletics Kenya (AK) officials were last evening engaged in frantic efforts to convince World Athletics to allow Africa’s fastest man […]

Athletics agency tells runners to make a written commitment of featuring in Commonwealth Games, World Athletics Championship

Reading Time: 2 minutes Invited athletes for the joint trials for the World Athletics Championships and Commonwealth Games will have to make a written […]

Cheruiyot happy with compatriots after good show at Kasarani trials

Reading Time: < 1 minute World champion Timothy Cheruiyot (pictured) has praised his compatriots in the 1,500m race for showcasing professionalism on the penultimate day […]

Kenyan-born Romanian breaks Seoul marathon course record

Reading Time: 2 minutes Joan Chelimo celebrated her new status as a Romanian citizen in style after she smashed the course record to win […]

How Kenyan security got an A rating during WU20

Reading Time: 3 minutes After passing the button to Cali, Colombia for the hosting of the 2022 World Under 20 Athletics Championships, the South […]

World Athletes hails ‘highly successful’ World U20 Championships in Kenya

Reading Time: < 1 minute Nairobi, Sunday Even before the final competition session yesterday, the World Athletics U20 Championships in Nairobi earned a  place in […]

Global event now begins on Wednesday to allow all participants to arrive and settle down

Reading Time: 2 minutes Global athletics governing body World Athletics has pushed the much awaited World Under 20 Athletics Championships by a day to […]

Timing gadgets tested as organisers brace selves for World Under 20 Athletics Championships opening ceremony

Reading Time: 3 minutes Official timing and measurement provider, Seiko, were on Friday putting final touches at the Moi International Sports Centre, Kasarani Stadium […]