Athletics

Thu 13 Jun 2019

Inspirational athletics star dead at 32

Inspirational athletics star dead at 32

Distance runner Gabriele Grunewald has been remembered as a “hero” and “inspiration” by her family and the athletics community

Mon 13 May 2019

Teen freak of nature strikes again

Teen freak of nature strikes again

At just 18, Matthew Boling has already become a worldwide phenomenon as his scary track and field exploits make waves around the globe.

Hurdler’s Superman dive lights up the internet

Hurdler’s Superman dive lights up the internet

Is it a bird? Is it a plane? No, it’s a guy with the most brilliant name in sport going to ridiculous lengths to win his 400m hurdles race.

Sat 4 May 2019

Semenya’s rebel yell: ‘No human can stop me’

Semenya’s rebel yell: ‘No human can stop me’

The world’s most controversial female athlete, Caster Semenya, has announced her determination to defy her landmark IAAF ban

Tue 30 Apr 2019

‘Just insane’: Teen freak smashes records

‘Just insane’: Teen freak smashes records

A teenager known as “White Lightning” or “The Boogie Man” has smashed the world’s fastest ever high school sprint, blowing commentators away.

Mon 29 Apr 2019

Big Ben runner’s comical finish to London Marathon

Big Ben runner’s comical finish to London Marathon

An Englishman attempting to break the world record for a runner dressed as a landmark building has had his bid scuppered in the most amusing fashion possible.

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