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Published: 2017-08-16

 



Athletics: World Record-Holders and Defending Champions Lead 40th Anniversary Bank of America Chicago Marathon International Elite Athlete Field

2017-08-16T11:20-05:00

Marathon world and course record-holder Dennis Kimetto, half marathon world record-holder Zersenay Tadese, three-time Olympic gold medalist and 5,000m world record-holder Tirunesh Dibaba, and defending champions Abel Kirui and Florence Kiplagat return to the Windy City to race to the top of the podium.(image)



Athletics: ISTAF In Berlin’s Olympic Stadium set for August 27th

2017-08-16T08:30-05:00

Star-studded Javelin duel in prospect with Olympic champion Röhler versus World champion Vetter.(image)



Athletics: Philadelphia Marathon Announces New Title Partner

2017-08-16T00:05-05:00

American Association for Cancer Research (AACR) Begins Three-Year Collaboration to Help Improve the Health of Philadelphians.(image)



(RRW) Athletics: Manangoi, Obiri & Semenya All Victorious On Final Day of IAAF World Championships

2017-08-14T00:05-05:00

On the final night of competition at the 16th IAAF World Championships at London Stadium here, middle and long distance athletes took center stage in front of 55,520 enthusiastic fans.(image)



(RRW) Athletics: Edris Topples Farah At World Championships 5000m

2017-08-13T00:05-05:00

Over 55,000 fans packed London Stadium here tonight on the penultimate day of the 16th IAAF World Championships in Athletics, most with the same goal: see Mo Farah win his fourth, and final, world 5000m title.(image)



(RRW) Athletics: Coburn, Frerichs Take Gold & Silver Steeplechase Medals In Historic Race

2017-08-12T07:30-05:00

Six-time USA steeplechase champion Emma Coburn made history here tonight at London Stadium on the eighth day of the IAAF World Championships, becoming the first-ever American woman to win a world steeplechase title.(image)



Athletics: Tenth Annual Brian Maxwell Memorial Scholarship Awards Luncheon

2017-08-11T17:00-05:00

The Tenth annual Brian Maxwell Memorial Scholarship Awards Luncheon was held today at York Downs Golf and Country Club, Unionville, Ontario.(image)



(RRW) Athletics: Bruising Qualifying Races Claim Casualties At IAAF World Championships

2017-08-10T19:40-05:00

Always unpredictable, the qualifying heats of the men's 1500m, and women's 800m and 5000m saw the elimination of reigning Olympic and world champions here tonight at London Stadium on the seventh day of the IAAF World Championships in Athletics.(image)



(RRW) Athletics: Philadelphia Marathon Launches New Story Maps Online

2017-08-10T16:40-05:00

Clickable Maps Take You Through the Streets of Philadelphia and Along the Marathon and Half Marathon Courses!(image)



(RRW) Athletics: With Rain Pouring Down, Most Favorites Advance in Women's Steeplechase & Men's 5000m

2017-08-09T18:00-05:00

On a cold and rainy night here at London Stadium, most favorites advanced in the women's steeplechase and men's 5000m at the 16th IAAF World Championships in Athletics, but not without controversy and stumbles.(image)



(RRW) Athletics: Kipruto Overcomes Bad Ankle To Win World Steeplechase Title

2017-08-08T19:30-05:00

Coming into the 16th IAAF World Championships here at London Stadium, Kenya's Conseslus Kipruto was worried.(image)



Athletics: Past Champions and World Record-Holders Return to Chicago as Race Ambassadors to Celebrate the 40th Anniversary of the Bank of America Chicago Marathon

2017-08-08T11:25-05:00

The Bank of America Chicago Marathon announced today that running legends and past champions Steve Jones (1984, 1985), Khalid Khannouchi (1997, 1999, 2000, 2002), Catherine Ndereba (2000, 2001), Paula Radcliffe (2002) and Deena Kastor (2005) will return as race ambassadors to celebrate the 40th anniversary of the Bank of America Chicago Marathon on October 8.(image)



(RRW) Athletics: Kipyegon Wins Wild 1500m Final at IAAF World Championships

2017-08-08T00:05-05:00

Kenya's Faith Kipyegon backed up her Olympic 1500m title from Rio last year by grabbing the gold medal again here tonight at London Stadium in Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park.(image)