Doping fails to taint Ethiopian swagger in Portland

Ethiopia’s national athletics team returned home after a vintage performance at the recently concluded 2016 IAAF…

Genzebe Dibaba defends 3 000m crown

Genzebe Dibaba of Ethiopia successfully defended her 3 000m crown at the  in Portland, Oregon, on Sunday,…

IAAF World Indoor Championships: Dutch-Ethiopian Sifan Hassan wins 1,500m

Portland, Oregon – Ethiopian-born Sifan Hassan of the Netherlands claimed her first global title in commanding…

World Athletics Championships: East African Athletes Shine

The IGAD region had a remarkably successful World Athletics Championship 2015 in Beijing last week with…

World Athletics Championships: Clean Sweep for Ethiopia in Women’s 5,000m

Beijing -Ethiopia swept the women’s 5,000 metres final on the last day of the World Athletics…

World Championships: Mare Dibaba wins Ethiopia’s 1st women’s marathon gold

Mare Dibaba gets asked all the time if she’s related to Ethiopian great Tirunesh Dibaba. She’s…

United States to host 2021 IAAF World Championships

Press Release – BEIJING — The IAAF’s crown jewel of track and field, the World Championships,…

World Athletics Championships: Seven tested positive at Moscow

Seven athletes failed drugs tests at August’s World Championships, the International Association of Athletics Federations has…