Personal Bests with Aries Merritt The reigning Olympic Champion and the fastest man of all-time Aries Merritt speaks to IAAF where he tells them all about everything from the best piece of coaching advice“To just be patient because, as an athlete, success doesn’t come immediately” to the best song I’ve
Grimes could be great Perhaps the busiest athlete of the week in Cali was the USA’s Norman Grimes, who won gold in both the 400m hurdles and mixed 4x400m relay. The 17-year-old also competed in the 110m hurdles, but was eliminated in the semi-final after a ragged race. However, he
World Youths Roundup The World Youth Championships in Cali, Colombia have come to a close after five days of outstanding performances. You can catch up on all the action with analysis of all the events now available on the IAAF website, many of them compiled by our own Cathal Dennehy.
Colvert Claims Innocence Irish sprinter Steven Colvert was officially handed a two year ban today for a failed drug test in the summer of 2014. Colvert made a statement and claims it has been a ‘micarraige of justice’. Read his statement here. Goucher has had her say Kara Goucher has
Sprinting sensation Jack Hale stole the show once again, cementing his place as the fastest Australian schoolboy. Hale stormed his way to the under-18 100m title running an outstanding 10.13, although the tailing wind(+3.4m/s) was above the allowable limit. He certainly didn’t have it all his own way either with