Christine Ohuruogu and Becky James take top prizes at Sportswomen of the Year Awards in London
Christine Ohuruogu has been named Sportswoman of the Year and Becky James has won Young Sportswoman of the Year at the 26th Sunday Times and Sky Sports Sportswomen of the Year Awards in London.
Thursday Dec 5
Athletics - Farah aid Fudge named British a
Barry Fudge is determined to transfer his success with double Olympic champion Mo Farah across to others after being named as British Athletics' head of endurance.
Thursday Dec 5
The Duchess chats to Harry Coppell.. Picture: Nathan Gallagher/SportsAid
Youth world champion pole vaulter Harry Coppell from Billinge was one of three SportsAid athletes who met the charity's Patron, Her Royal Highness the Duchess of Cambridge, at its SportsBallTM in London last night.
Wed Dec 04, 2013
Two Down, Four to Go
From a six-mile race to running all over the world, Alison O'Riordan meets a man who has been bitten by the marathon bug A Cork fitness fanatic has been bitten badly by the running bug and hopes to complete all six of the world's top marathons in the next two years.
Fri Nov 29, 2013
This is Wiltshire
ATHLETICS: Ex-Harrier Sherman plans to hit the road
AMBITIOUS Andy Sherman is adamant that he still has business to take care of in his running career, writes KEVIN FAHEY.
Thu Nov 28, 2013
Justin Rose up against top stars in battle for Sports Personality of the Year award
JUSTIN Rose faces stiff competition from a wide range of sportspeople in his quest to be named 2013 BBC Sports Personality of the Year.
The Daily Record
Steve Cram inspires those young and old at EK Sports Club visit
EK Athletic Club members Alan Mitchell, Jamie Clements and David Thomson were delighted to meet the 1984 Olympic silver medallist Steve Cram Steve Cram, a silver medallist at the 1984 Olympics, wowed East Kilbride Sports Club last week with his fascinating insight into the world of athletics.
Tue Nov 26, 2013
FAVOURITE: Andy Murray is the red hot favourite for the award after lifting the Wimbledon men's singles title in the summer [GETTY] US Open winner Justin Rose, Tour de France title-holder Chris Froome and legendary jockey Tony McCoy have also been nominated for the prestigious award.
International Business Times
BBC Sports Personality of the Year Award 2013 Nominees Prediction:...
After the sporting extravaganza of 2012, the year of 2013 threatened to be a case of 'after the lord mayor's show'.
Sat Nov 23, 2013
Inside Lines: Nicola Adams may missing from Commonwealth Games as blazers fall out
Organisers of next year's Commonwealth Games in Glasgow, already alarmed at the possibility of losing stellar athletic attractions Mo Farah and Usain Bolt, admit "serious concern" that they may be robbed of another Olympic gold medallist.
Fri Nov 22, 2013
Mo Farah and Christine Ohuruogu named best Brit athletes of 2013
Mo Farah celebrates winning gold in the men's 5,000 metres at the 2013 IAAF World Athletics Championships.
Wed Nov 20, 2013
Alberto Salazar To Assist British Runners
Good news for middle and long-distance runners who wear the Union Jack. According to The Telegraph , Alberto Salazar, coach of Olympic medalists Galen Rupp and Mo Farah, will be sharing his expertise with UK Athletics.
Tue Nov 19, 2013
Welsh athletics bosses track Mo Farah for 2016 IAAF World half-marathon in Cardiff
Hallam Amos, Owen Williams and James Hook among names in new-look Wales team for Friday night match against South Sea islanders Our columnist has some clear evidence that her six-year-old son is more clued up about life than I'm A Celebrity's Joey Essex Farah has yet to decide whether he will defend the 5,000m and 10,000m Olympic titles he famously ... (more)
Mon Nov 18, 2013
Caribbean News Now!
Historic double award for Jamaican sprinters
By Caribbean News Now contributor KINGSTON, Jamaica -- In an historic double victory, Jamaican sprinters Usain Bolt and Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce have captured the IAAF World Athletes of the Year.
Sat Nov 16, 2013
Athletics: Bolt, Fraser-Pryce named as IAAF athletes of year
Jamaican sprint duo Usain Bolt and Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce were on Saturday named as the IAAF's male and female World Athletes of the Year for 2013.
Bolt named World Athlete of the Year
The 27-year-old Jamaican, who also won last year, clinched 100m, 200m and 100m relay gold in the World Championships in Moscow in August.
Bolt and Fraser-Pryce win 2013 World Athlete awards
Jamaican sprinters Usain Bolt and Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce were crowned male and female World Athletes of the Year for 2013 by the sport's governing IAAF at a ceremony in Monaco on Saturday.
Fri Nov 15, 2013
The United States has been awarded the 2016 world indoor championships, while Britain will host the 2018 event, the International Association of Athletics Federations said on Friday.
U.S. middle-distance prodigy Cain turns professional
Teenage middle-distance prodigy Mary Cain announced on Friday she is to turn professional after enjoying a spectacular season, during which she became the youngest athlete to represent the United States at a world championships.
Cardiff wins World Half Marathon bid
Considered a major athletics event, organisers are hoping to attract a record 20,016 runners, including Olympic champion Mo Farah.