Hannah Cockroft: 'Para-classification tests are humiliating'

Hannah Cockroft says the testing required for Para-athletics' classification system involves "sickening pain" and is "humiliating".

28 Oct 2017 08:53

Athletics: Welshpool's Andrew Davies in GB team alongside Mo Farah

Welsh international Andrew Davies will be in the British team alongside Mo Farah for next month’s Great Edinburgh Cross-Country International. Davies has been named in the 40-strong squad for the event on January 9, when Team GB will take on teams ...

24 Dec 2015 09:08

Athletics doping crisis: Secret plan to delay naming Russian cheats

Nick Davies (left) sent the email to Papa Massata Diack in July 2013 A senior figure at athletics' world governing body was planning to delay naming Russian drug cheats in the run-up to the 2013 World Championships. The plan is outlined in an email from ...

24 Dec 2015 09:08

Athletics doping crisis: Secret plan to delay naming Russian cheats - BBC News

BBC NewsAthletics doping crisis: Secret plan to delay naming Russian cheatsBBC NewsA senior athletics world governing body figure was planning to delay naming Russian drug cheats in the run-up to the 2013 World Championships in Moscow. The plan is outlined in an email from IAAF deputy general secretary Nick Davies to Papa Massata ...Top World Athletics Official Steps Down Over Russian Doping Scandal RadioFreeEurope/RadioLibertyAthletics-IAAF's Davies steps aside to allow ethics investigation Thomson Reuters FoundationIAAF taskforce to make Russia inspection early next year The Star Online BBC Sport  - The Independentall 686 news articles »

24 Dec 2015 09:08

Athletics doping crisis: Papa Diack 'rejects' bribery claims

World athletics' ex-marketing consultant Papa Massata Diack "totally rejects" accusations he had any role in alleged extortion and bribery. Diack, son of ex-IAAF president Lamine Diack, is accused by French prosecutors of being part of an alleged "system ...

24 Dec 2015 09:08

Oakland Athletics' Starting Rotation Depth Will Be Key In 2016 - Swingin' A's

Swingin' A'sOakland Athletics' Starting Rotation Depth Will Be Key In 2016Swingin' A'sEven though the Oakland Athletics have signed some new starting pitchers this offseason, they still have a handful of young starters on their roster. Since last year's rotation was afflicted with numerous injuries, the A's wanted to make sure that they ...

24 Dec 2015 09:08

Oakland Athletics Should Stretch Payroll Budget For Scott Kazmir - Swingin' A's

Swingin' A'sOakland Athletics Should Stretch Payroll Budget For Scott KazmirSwingin' A'sAs reported by Joe Stiglich of CSN Bay Area last week, it turns out that the Oakland Athletics are still trying to sign free agent starting pitcher and former Athletic Scott Kazmir. This is surprising because the A's discussed how they had already ...Athletics rumors: Scott Kazmir still drawing interest from Oakland MLB Daily DishAthletics Still Interested in Reunion with Scott Kazmir Today's Knuckleball (blog)all 26 news articles »

24 Dec 2015 09:08

Hardin, Locklear added to Advancement, Athletics staff

PEMBROKE — Officials from the Athletics Department and the Office of Advancement at The University of North Carolina at Pembroke recently named Adam Hardin assistant athletics director and executive director of the Braves Club. Alexis Locklear was ...

24 Dec 2015 09:08

ATHLETICS: Team Bath's Gemma Shepherd takes silver at South West Cross Country Championships

Gemma Shepherd showed experience beyond her years to finish a superb second place in the senior women's race at the South West Cross Country Championships. The 18-year-old Team Bath AC runner was competing in the senior event at Bicton College for the ...

24 Dec 2015 09:08

Oakland University Athletics extends Nike apparel contract 10 years

Oakland University Athletics and Nike have agreed on a 10 year, $1.13 million apparel contract making OU Athletics one of the largest sponsored mid-major schools in the country. “Timing could not have been better for this unprecedented deal for our ...

24 Dec 2015 09:08

Oakland Athletics: 30 Worst Players in Franchise History

Who were the 30 worst players in Oakland Athletics history? Although there have been plenty of superstars and major league greats in Oakland Athletics history, there have also been plenty of flops. Between bad trades, bad drafts, and bad free agent deals ...

24 Dec 2015 09:08

Athletics-IAAF taskforce to make Russia inspection early next year

Dec 23 (Reuters) - A taskforce from the governing body of world athletics will make a first visit to Russia on Jan. 10-11 to check on progress towards cleaning up the doping scandal that led to Russia's suspension from the sport last month. The ...

24 Dec 2015 09:08

Miles Gallagher named Millersville University director of athletics - LancasterOnline

LancasterOnlineMiles Gallagher named Millersville University director of athleticsLancasterOnlineAfter conducting a national search for a new athletic director, Millersville University has chosen a candidate right in its own backyard. Miles P. Gallagher, a Lancaster native and MU alumnus, was named athletic director Wednesday, effective immediately.

24 Dec 2015 09:08

Oakland University Athletics extends Nike apparel contract 10 years - Crain's Detroit Business

Crain's Detroit BusinessOakland University Athletics extends Nike apparel contract 10 yearsCrain's Detroit BusinessOakland University Athletics and Nike have agreed on a 10 year, $1.13 million apparel contract making OU Athletics one of the largest sponsored mid-major schools in the country. “Timing could not have been better for this unprecedented deal for our ...and more »

24 Dec 2015 09:08

Athletics Trainer Eric Pitkanen Epitomizes Boxer Spirit - Pacific University

Athletics Trainer Eric Pitkanen Epitomizes Boxer SpiritPacific UniversityIn the midst of the chaos that ensued on the Las Vegas Strip when a woman drove into a busy sidewalk on Sunday was Pacific University athletics trainer Eric Pitkanen. Pitkanen was on the strip with the Boxer men's wrestling team when the car struck ...It's 'a sound I'll never forget,' PU athletic trainer says about Las Vegas ... KATUall 3 news articles »

24 Dec 2015 09:08

Oakland Athletics: 30 Worst Players in Franchise History - Swingin' A's

Swingin' A'sOakland Athletics: 30 Worst Players in Franchise HistorySwingin' A'sAlthough there have been plenty of superstars and major league greats in Oakland Athletics history, there have also been plenty of flops. Between bad trades, bad drafts, and bad free agent deals, the A's have had their share of players who just didn't ...

24 Dec 2015 09:08

Texas Athletics statements on the passing of Longhorns legend Joe Jamail - TexasSports.com

Washington PostTexas Athletics statements on the passing of Longhorns legend Joe JamailTexasSports.comJoe Jamail died Wednesday, Dec. 23 at the age of 90. Along with reading the statements, watch a tribute video of his life. Bookmark and Share · National Football Foundation story on the passing of Joe Jamail. From Mike Perrin on behalf of Texas Athletics:.Joe Jamail on athletics: Texas has '400000 people' who became coaches Hookem.comTexas icon Joe Jamail passes away in Houston Hookem.comThe Greatest Lawyer Who Ever Lived Texas Monthly (subscription)all 110 news articles »

24 Dec 2015 09:08

World Athletics Doping Inspectors To Visit Russia In January

A task force from the governing body of world athletics will make a first visit to Russia on January 10 and 11 to inspect for progress toward cleaning up the doping scandal that led to Russia's suspension from the sport last month. The International ...

24 Dec 2015 09:08

ATHLETICS: Paul Pollock looking to defend his title at Greencastle Road Race

Paul Pollock goes for back-to-back victories in the 30th running of the Greencastle Boxing Day 5 Miles Road Race in County Tyrone which is expected to attract up to 1,000 participants. The Annadale Strider clocked 24 minutes 07 last year to break Gareth ...

24 Dec 2015 09:08

Top 10: Local athletes sign to play Division I athletics - Traverse City Record Eagle

Traverse City Record EagleTop 10: Local athletes sign to play Division I athleticsTraverse City Record EagleTRAVERSE CITY — A rising number of area high school athletes have been signing with colleges and universities across the country to participate in collegiate athletics. Six locals stood out from the rest of the quality players by signing to play their ...

24 Dec 2015 09:08