International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF)

LAUSANNE: The International Association of Athletics Federations is now officially World Athletics, a statement said. 

"We're now World Athletics," the sport's international governing body said on its website. "Welcome to the new World Athletics website, the place to come for all things about our wonderful sport. We'll be bringing you new features about athletes and the sport, as well as making it easier to find the things we know you love." 

Sep 26, 2019 20:09
MUMBAI: IAAF president Sebastian Coe was elected for a second term at the 52nd IAAF Congress in Doha on Wednesday while Ximena Restrepo, Sergey Bubka, Geoffrey Gardner and Nawaf Bin Mohammed Al Saud were elected vice-presidents. All 203 voting members of Congress voted for Coe; there were no abstained votes.
Jun 10, 2019 16:06
MONACO: The IAAF Council approved the global governing body’s new name and logo at the 217th IAAF Council Meeting, which concluded here Sunday.
May 11, 2019 05:05
TOKYO: Seiko and the IAAF Friday announced the renewal of their long-standing partnership for a further 10 years, until the end of 2029. Seiko will provide its state-of-the-art timing and measurement services to all 37 World Athletics Series events during the period, including five World Athletics Championships.
Mar 12, 2019 13:03
LONDON: The International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) Council has approved the changes recommended by its General Assembly towards the Diamond League, which are set to be implemented from 2020. The governing body of athletics conducted a year-long review which included detailed research and discussions with athletes, coaches, fans and broadcasters.
Mar 09, 2019 13:03
LONDON: LONDON: The International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) confirmed on the occasion of International Women’s Day on Friday that it will appoint its first-ever female vice-president at the IAAF Congress in September 2019.
Feb 27, 2019 13:02
LONDON: The International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) Tuesday launched its new official world rankings system, designed to provide a more effective way of identifying the top athletes in each discipline by rewarding consistency and competition among the world’s best.
Jan 16, 2019 11:01
NEW DELHI: The International Association of Athletics Federations has appointed Indian sports lawyer Vidushpat Singhania on its independent Election Oversight Panel. The appointment is for a period of four years beginning this month and covers two election Congresses in 2019 and 2023. 
Jan 02, 2019 15:01
MUMBAI: Procam International, organisers of the Tata Mumbai Marathon, Wednesday announced MC Mary Kom - six-time world women’s boxing champion, Indian Olympic boxer and Padma Bhushan awardee - as event ambassador for the 16th edition of the IAAF Gold Label event, to be held on 20th January.
Dec 24, 2018 15:12
BHUBANESWAR: The Odisha government on Saturday said that its ambitious project, the High Performance Sports Academy will start functioning in the city from the coming financial year, IANS reports.
Dec 05, 2018 13:12
MONACO: Budapest will host the IAAF World Athletics Championships in 2023, the International Association of Athletics Federations announced here Tuesday.