Inglorious milestone as Cuba goes medal-less for the first time at World Athletics Championship, but a Cuban wins Portugal’s only gold

Pedro Pablo Pichardo added a world gold to his Olympic title a year ago to become a Portuguese hero. Cuban athletics has suffered a significant exodus of talent in recent months

Cuba confirmó la deserción de una deportista de su delegación antes de Mundial de Atletismo en EEUU

Se trata de la lanzadora de jabalina Yiselena Ballar Rojas, quen abandonó al grupo durante una conexión entre vuelos en Miami

United States receives backlash over not approving visas ahead of World Athletics Championships

At least half a dozen countries have experienced issues securing visas ahead of Oregon22, causing several athletes to withdraw.

Hurdler Devon Allen wasn’t told of father’s death before qualifying for World Championships

History shows that traumatic news before a big event has the potential to affect athlete performances

Christine Mboma will miss World Championships due to injury

Namibia’s first female to win an Olympic medal will have to miss World Championships due to a thigh injury that uncovered complications

“Mondo” Duplantis soars to new outdoor World Record, at home, in Stockholm

Competing in front of friends and family, Armand Duplantis raised his own outdoor pole vault World Record to 6.16m/20′ 2 1/2″. The Swedish Diamond League meeting at historic 1912 Olympic Stadium served as an important final tune-up for athletes before travel to world championships in the U.S.

Team USA World Athletics Championship coaches show excitement on social media ahead of the big event in Eugene next month

Coaches took to Twitter this week to share their pride in representing the U.S. as this year’s World Athletics Championship coaches

Because of a thief, Polish star Anita Włodarczyk will be absent from the World Athletics Championships in Eugene

The best hammer thrower in history underwent surgery after being injured while capturing a criminal who wanted to steal her car

Elaine Thompson-Herah is one of about a dozen Olympic gold medalists competing at the Prefontaine Classic

The Jamaican sprinter who calls herself a “tough cookie” is battling a nagging injury as the Diamond League makes its only appearance on U.S. soil

Oregon22 turns to a “Legend” as its mascot for World Athletics Championships

Bigfoot emerges from the woods as the prestigious event is staged in the United States for the first time

Olympic high jump champion Barshim headlines Diamond League opener at home in Doha

Qatari athletics star Mutaz Essa Barshim will once again go head-to-head with his close Italian friend and fellow Tokyo 2020 Olympic gold medalist Gianmarco Tamberi. The season-opening Diamond League meet this Friday evening will be highlighted by seven reigning Olympic champions

Oregon22 and ASICS to conduct mass participation 5km during men’s marathon at World Athletics Championships

The U.S. will welcome the world’s best runners for the first time as host of the World Athletics Championships

Oregon22 organizers herald in the 100 days to go milestone

The countdown clock ticked down to 100 days to go until the World Athletics Championships Oregon22.earlier this week. Local organizers will celebrate the milestone with special events in Portland, Oregon.

A CLOSER LOOK: The World Athletics Championships will be held in the U.S. in 2022, but is that a good thing?

There are plenty of obstacles to overcome before the world’s best track and field athletes compete next summer

Full speed ahead to U.S. bound World Athletics Championships Oregon22

World Athletics president Sebastian Coe emphasizes the significance of next summer’s showcase event and the golden opportunity to captivate interest of a larger American sporting audience and grow the sport’s footprint in the United States.

World Athletics Championships Oregon22 stages successful site visit

Ticketing information released for World Athletics Championships Oregon22

Olympian Steps in to Lead USA Track and Field

(ATR) Mike Conley will serve as acting president of USA Track and Field as Vin Lananna takes temporary leave.

Lananna Placed on Temporary Administrative Leave from USATF Presidency

Coe: Athletics Faces "No Tomorrows"

(ATR) The IAAF chief also denies Nike conflicts in testimony to British Parliament. Mark Bisson reports.

FIFA Congress to Elect President -- Monday Memo

(ATR) FIFA expected to re-elect Sepp Blatter as president on May 29 ... IAAF Diamond League heads to U.S.

USOC, Feds: U.S. Athletics Champs Bode Well for Boston 2024

(ATR) The U.S. bid for the 2024 Olympics could benefit from the awarding of the Athletics World Champs to Eugene.

Eugene Awarded 2021 IAAF World Championships

During the afternoon session of the second day of its meeting in Beijing, IAAF Council awarded Eugene, USA, the 2021 IAAF World Championships.

Athletics Champs Coming to U.S. in 2021

(ATR) Track Town USA in Eugene was unexpectedly named the host of the 2021 IAAF World Championships.

U.S. on Hosting Athletics World Champs: "We Can Do This" -- Op Ed

(ATR) USA Track & Field CEO Max Siegel says the quest for the event is not over.

IAAF Completes Tour of 2019 Candidate Cities

(ATR) IAAF evaluations of candidate cities for the 2019 World Championships are officially over.

IAAF Evaluation Commission concludes visits to the three candidates for 2019 IAAF World Championships

The IAAF Evaluation Commission (EVCOM), under the chairmanship of IAAF Vice President Sebastian Coe (GBR), has now concluded its visits to the three candidate cities for the 2019 edition of the IAAF World Championships: Barcelona (ESP), Doha (QAT) and Eugene (USA).

Barcelona, Doha and Eugene - Evaluation of candidates for 2019 IAAF World Championships

The IAAF is delighted to confirm that three cities have officially applied to be candidates to host the 2019 IAAF World Championships.

Three Candidate Cities Confirmed for 2019 Athletics Champs

(ATR) It`s a race between Spain, Qatar, and the U.S. to host the marquee athletics event. 

Three Cities Bid for 2019 Athletics World Championships

(ATR) The United States launched its first bid for athletics` marquee event.

Oregon 2014 set to be one of the biggest ever editions of the IAAF World Junior Championships

The stage is set for the IAAF World Junior Championships - two weeks to go

Estados Unidos: un hombre murió baleado por la policía frente a su hija de 12 años

Las autoridades justificaron su actuar diciendo que lo hicieron en "defensa propia"

Mujeres se proponen combatir el sexismo en el “pinball” mediante ligas femeninas

Por Adam Ruben