Sasha Zhoya wins her 110 meter hurdles back-to-school race in Australia

Hurdler Sasha Zhoya, 6th and best Frenchman at the world championships in Budapest last summer, made his comeback in the 110 meter hurdles on Sunday, easily winning his race during…

Canadian dominates indoor 400m world record at US university championships

Canadian Christopher Morales-Williams, 19, broke the indoor 400m world record at the SEC (Southeast) American University Championships on Saturday in Fayetteville (Arkansas, United States). Morales-Williams won in 44 sec 49,…

five years later, Tamgho is satisfied with a jump of 15.20 m

The former world champion jumped for the first time since 2019 this Friday, in Madrid. A performance which remains far from the Olympic minimum, set at 17.22 m. The 2013…

Mondo Duplantis pes 6.02m, before stumbling over 6.24m

The pole vaulter phenomenon Mondo Duplantis crossed six meters for the first time this year, in his third competition, winning with 6.02m in Clermont-Ferrand on Thursday, before failing to raise…

pole vaulter Thibaut Collet beats his personal best in Clermont-Ferrand

By Le Figaro with AFP Published 1 minute ago, Update just now Thibaut Collet in Paris on February 11. Gaelle Mobuchon / Panoramic French pole vaulter Thibaut Collet raised his…

In Kenya, tribute to Kelvin Kiptum, on the eve of the national funeral

Hundreds of people paid tribute on Thursday to the marathon world record holder who died in a car accident eleven days ago. Accompanied by songs, or in respectful silence, the…

disabled and able-bodied athletes will have the same prices, a historic first

The overall prize pool for the London Marathon wheelchair race scheduled for April 21, 2024 has been increased to reach that of the able-bodied race, i.e. 287,700 euros. The organizers…

American physiotherapist sentenced to three months in prison for doping of Nigerian sprinter Blessing Okagbare

Eric Lira pleaded guilty this Wednesday to having provided performance-enhancing products to athletes including the Nigerian at the 2021 Tokyo Olympics. A Texas physical therapist was sentenced Wednesday to three…

Kevin Mayer, “very tired”, enjoys pole vaulting

The Frenchman only took part in three out of seven events at the French Indoor Athletics Championships. Decathlon world record holder Kevin Mayer achieved a nice 5.15 m pole vault…

alert for Kevin Mayer who does not finish his 60 m at the French Indoor Championships

The French champion complained of a “strain in the ischio” before reuring about the nature of the injury. Decathlon world record holder Kevin Mayer, who had not hung a bib…

Grant Holloway breaks 60m hurdles world record, Jones equals it in women’s race

Grant Holloway set a new benchmark time of 7”29, 0”02 better than his old record. American Grant Holloway improved his own world record in the 60m hurdles at the US…

death of Henry Rono, the Kenyan with four world records in 81 days

By Le Figaro with AFP Published There are 3 minutes, Update just now Henri Rono. Capture In 1978, the Kenyan broke world records in quick succession in the 3,000 m,…

death of Jacques Rousseau, three-time European long jump champion

A figure of French athletics from the 1970s has died, Jacques Rousseau died at 72. Jacques Rousseau was a figure on the French athletics team in the 1970s. Long holder…

Kelvin Kiptum’s father calls for investigation into circumstances of his son’s death

By Writing Published yesterday at 5:25 p.m., Update yesterday at 5:31 p.m. ” data-script=”https://static.lefigaro.fr/widget-video/short-ttl/video/index.js” > Samson Cheruiyot, father of marathon world record holder Kelvin Kiptum, questions the circumstances of his…

“People came but they refused to identify themselves”, his father calls for an investigation

By Writing Published 6 hours ago, Update 5 hours ago ” data-script=”https://static.lefigaro.fr/widget-video/short-ttl/video/index.js” > The marathon world record holder died in a road accident in central Kenya on Sunday. The marathon…