The Sunday Mail City-Bay Fun Run

CitybayThe Sunday Mail City-Bay Fun Run – Presented by Westpac will be on Sunday 21 September 2014

Last year the event attracted 40,000 participants and similar numbers are expected this year.

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Podium Finishes for the Indigenous Marathon Project

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The change of season saw past and present IMP runners spring into action and onto the dais, with two runners taking out first and third places at community events last weekend.

Katherine representative, Allirra Braun, was the first female across the line in the Katherine Multisport Club’s half marathon, in a time of 2:10:05.  Allirra was so enthusiastic about the run, she ‘accidentally’ added a few extra kilometres, clicking up a total of 24kms!

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ANSW Super Clinics 2014

AnswAthletics NSW (ANSW) will be hosting a number of ‘Super Clinics’ in the upcoming July school holidays for athletes aged between 12 and 18 years of age. These clinics are even more exciting than usual with all of our coaches having just represented Australia and returned from the Commonwealth Games in Glasgow 2014.

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IAAF World Athletics Championships... one year to go!

AthsfansThis time next year, we will be basking in the Beijing summer, and ready to cheer for Australia inside the impressive Bird's Nest stadium when the 2015 World Athletics Championships kicks off.

The response for our Aussie Aths Fans Supporters' Trip has been tremendous, and we are excited about the terrific group of likeminded aths fans we will be sharing this journey with. We are particularly happy to have the support of Athletics InternationalAthletes Australia and Sydney University Athletic Club.

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South Australian sports business leaders join Australian Masters Games board

MastersThe leaders of South Australian sport will join together to ensure that next year’s Australian Masters Games in Adelaide are a success.

Led by former world squash number one and host of MMM’s breakfast program Chris Dittmar, the games advisory board features sports leaders from all sectors of South Australian sport, including  community sport, event tourism, media and sports business representatives who will come together to help drive the Australian Masters Games participation, sponsorship, events and marketing programs.

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All the action from Perth’s 2014 Chevron City to Surf for Activ

CitytosurfMORE than 45,000 people braved cold weather this morning to compete in the 40th annual Chevron City to Surf for Activ.

The weather and an overcast sky created perfect conditions for running and contributed to fast times.

The feature event of the day produced an upset with Japan’s Yuki Kawauchi taking out the marathon in 2.12.55 and breaking the course record set last year by Kenyan Luka Chelimo, who finished in second place.

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Mike Hurst Interview with Mike Agostini

AnswMike Agostini has been a great contributor to athletics in Australia as an editor/publisher of athletics magazines, as an event director (Westfield's Sydney to Melbourne ultra marathon), as a coach (coached Peter Vasella to Tokyo Olympic 400m final).

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CBR100 Challenge

Cbr100Locals and visitors alike have been invited to join the ACT Chief Minister and a number of other prominent Canberrans in walking up to 100kms of the newly-completed Centenary Trail to raise funds for the Heart Foundation.

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30km to New York Dream

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Twelve Indigenous Australians arrived in Canberra on Friday 30 May for the first 2014 IMP camp.

They travelled from as far as Broome, WA, and some of the country’s, and the world’s, most remote areas.

Strangers to each other, bound by a rich culture, heritage and inherent passion to make a difference in their communities, they were soon to become family.

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Bendigo Bank Coffs Harbour Running Festival 2014

CoffsWith just FIVE more sleeps until the 4th annual Bendigo Bank Coffs Harbour Running Festival, the countdown is well and truly on!

The time is now to start limbering up and loading the carbs for Sunday’s event. Here are some details to build the excitement levels...

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IAAF Continental Cup

AA Twenty Australian were today announced by the Asian Athletics Association and Oceania Athletics in the Asia-Pacific team for the 2014 IAAF Continental Cup to be held in Marrakesh, Morocco on September 13 and 14.

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ASADA welcomes AOC anti-doping efforts

AsadaThe Australian Sports Anti-Doping Authority (ASADA) welcomes the initiative by the President of the Australian Olympic Committee (AOC), John Coates, in comprehensively embracing the revised World Anti-Doping Code (the Code).

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