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Athletics gets Sally Pearson on board

Athletics gets Sally Pearson on board

Sally Pearson will not only run for Australia she will help run the sport in Australia after joining the board of the sport she competes in.  

  • by Michael Gleeson

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Edwina's City2Surf diary: 'I'm focusing on the "fun" in fun run'
Opinion
City to surf

Edwina's City2Surf diary: 'I'm focusing on the "fun" in fun run'

Today is the day. I will get up early, eat my banana, drink a coffee and make my way to the heart of Sydney for The Sun-Herald City2Surf presented by Westpac.

  • by Edwina Bartholomew
Third Kenyan athlete fails doping test in space of ten days
Doping

Third Kenyan athlete fails doping test in space of ten days

Samuel Kalalei, who won the Athens Marathon last November, is the third athlete from Kenya to have been found in breach of anti-doping rules within 10 days.

The Canberra triathlete who couldn't swim
Triathlon

The Canberra triathlete who couldn't swim

It was meant to be a confidence-building swim in Lake Burley Griffin, but it ended in a water police rescue.

  • by Caleb Mitchell
Russia on track for international athletics reinstatement

Russia on track for international athletics reinstatement

The IAAP says Russia could be provisionally reinstated to international track and field competition in December if it meets certain conditions.

The sweet timing of Australia's latest track champion
Olympics

The sweet timing of Australia's latest track champion

Joe Deng set a national record, but it was the timing of the run that was important for the Australian born in a Kenyan refugee camp to Sudanese parents.

  • by Michael Gleeson
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Record-breaking Deng has his sights set firmly on Tokyo glory
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Olympics

Record-breaking Deng has his sights set firmly on Tokyo glory

Joe Deng just broke the longest-standing Australian track record ever. He and training partner Peter Bol now have their sights set on Tokyo in two years.

  • by Michael Gleeson