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Press Release25 Nov 2021

World Athletics publishes Online Abuse Study covering Tokyo Olympic Games

65% of all abusive posts warrant intervention from social media platforms

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Press Release23 Nov 2021

Finalists announced for Female World Athlete of the Year 2021

World Athletics is pleased to confirm the five finalists for Female World Athlete of the Year.

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Press Release22 Nov 2021

Finalists announced for Male World Athlete of the Year 2021

World Athletics is pleased to confirm the five finalists for Male World Athlete of the Year.

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Press Release19 Nov 2021

Ratified: world records for Mboma and Burrell

The world U20 records set by Sean Burrell and Christine Mboma earlier this year are now official.

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Press Release19 Nov 2021

World Athletics approves application of Russian U20 athlete to compete internationally as neutral athlete

The application of one U20 Russian athlete has met the exceptional eligibility criteria.

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Press Release18 Nov 2021

53rd World Athletics Congress sets ambitious course for the sport

The 53rd Congress of World Athletics has concluded following the adoption of a series of important initiatives designed to accelerate the growth of the sport through the next decade.

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Press Release18 Nov 2021

Nominees announced for 2021 Member Federations Award

World Athletics is delighted to announce the six finalists for the 2021 Member Federation Award

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Press Release17 Nov 2021

Russian Federation suspension extended by World Athletics Congress

Russian Federation continues to be suspended while Council oversees completion of the reinstatement plan

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Press Release17 Nov 2021

World Athletics and EBU agree to renewal of long-running media rights agreement

World Athletics and EBU have extended and enhanced their long-running media rights partnership for all the events in the World Athletics Series.

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Press Release16 Nov 2021

Finalists announced for 2021 World Athletics Photograph of the Year award

Photographers from 38 countries across all six areas submitted entries.

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Press Release10 Nov 2021

World Athletics announces Safeguarding Policy

World Athletics today (10) launches its Safeguarding Policy, which is designed to ensure that those in positions of authority in athletics adopt practices that actively prevent harassment, abuse and exploitation within the sport.

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Press Release09 Nov 2021

Nominees announced for 2021 Male Rising Star Award

World Athletics is delighted to announce the five nominees for the 2021 Male Rising Star Award

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