Two-time Ethiopian Olympic Gold Medallist Meseret Defar is presented with the AIMS Inspirational Woman Award

Press Release Addis Ababa, Ethiopia – The Association of International Marathons and Distance Races (AIMS), presented…

Ashton Eaton & Genzebe Dibaba are crowned 2015 IAAF World Athletes of the Year

Press Release USA’s Ashton Eaton and Ethiopia’s Genzebe Dibaba were named the male and female IAAF…

A Closer look at the 2015 World Athlete of the Year Women’s finalists

With the imminent announcement of the 2015 World Athlete of the Year winners, we revisit the…

World Athlete of the Year 2015 Longlist – Road Running Candidates: Kipchoge and Dibaba

Eliud Kipchoge and Mare Dibaba have earned the most votes in the road running category in the…

Keflezighi, Simpson Named 2014 USATF Jesse Owens and Jackie Joyner-Kersee Athletes of the Year

Press Release INDIANAPOLIS – Boston Marathon champion Meb Keflezighi and USATF Outdoor champion and Diamond League…

Genzebe Dibaba: Finalist for World Athlete of the Year Award

As the announcement of the 2014 World Athletes of the Year draws closer, IAAF took a…

IAAF World Athlete of the Year Award: Top Candidates include Gatlin, Kimetto and Dibaba

American sprinter Justin Gatlin, unbeaten this season, is a candidate for IAAF World Athlete of the…

Mo Farah nominated for World Sportsman of the Year award

Mo Farah‘s achievement in winning the 5,000m and 10,000m double at last year’s World Championships in…

Bolt and Fraser-Pryce among Laureus Nominees

IAAF World Athletes of the Year Usain Bolt and Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce are among the nominees for…