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3 records tumble on day 1 of Inter Schools Athletics Zone 1 event

Three records were broken on day one of the Annual Inter School Athletics Competition Zone One at the Cape Coast stadium on Thursday, 22nd February. Arthur M. Owusu of Cape Coast Technical Institute (Cape Tech) threw a stellar 42.30m(R) in...

Luvo Manyonga leads strong SA Team for World Indoor Champs

Olympic silver medalist Luvo Manyonga is part of a strong South Africa team that will compete at the IAAF World Indoor Championships Birmingham 2018 on 1-4 March. According to Athletics South Africa, the national team will include three in-form South...

Circuit 200m record holder Hor Halutie happy with faster block starts

Ghana Athletics Association national circuit 200m record holder Hor Halutie says she is happy with her block starts after almost a month in camp at the Cape Coast stadium. Hor, who holds the GAA’s Circuit 200m record with 23.85s(PB), has...

Genzebe Dibaba leads Ethiopian team for IAAF World Indoors

Ethiopia’s Genzebe Dibaba will contest the 1500m and 3000m at the IAAF World Indoor Championships Birmingham 2018 on 1-4 March. The 27-year-old has earned three world indoor titles, winning the 1500m in 2012 and the 3000m in 2014 and 2016....

Coleman breaks World Indoor 60m record at US Indoor Championships

Christian Coleman sped to a 6.34 world record* to win the 60m on the third and final day of the US Indoor Championships in Albuquerque on Sunday (18). The world 100m silver medallist had won his heat in 6.46 and...

Three for IAAF World Indoor Championships- Birmingham 2018

In less than four weeks, three Ghanaian athletes will represent Ghana at the 17th IAAF World Indoor Championships in Birmingham, UK from 1st to 4th March. Sprinter Flings Owusu-Agyapong, Sean Safo Antwi and Emmanuel Dasor booked their tickets last...

Sekondi 2018 Circuit Summary: Home based athletes open season

Several home based athletes opened their season at the Ghana Athletics Association’s Circuit Championships held at the Sekondi Sports stadium on Saturday, 27th January, 2018. Reigning home based Circuit 200m champion Hor Halutie was the star of the show at...

National 200m record holder Joseph Amoah blazes to 20.97s

National 200m indoor record holder Joseph Amoah continued his exploits in the new season by clocking 20.97s to take first place in the men’s 200m indoor at the 2018 Bruce Lehane Scarlet and White on Saturday, 3rd February, 2018....

Kwame Adjei beats Malik Yakubu to GAA Circuit men’s 10,000m gold

n the first major upset at the GAA'e Circuit Championships in Sekondi, he Ashanti region's Kwame Adjie beat favourite Malik Yakubu to first place in the men's 10,000m, crossing the finish line in 31minutes:46.19 while Malik Yakubu took second...

Evergreen Margaret Simpson wins GAA Circuit Javelin with 50.30m!!!

GAACircuitSekondi Margaret Simpson won the women's Javelin with a throw of 50.30m at the Ghana Athletics Association's Circuit Championships at Sekondi on Saturday, 27th January, 2018. Asked if she's going to the commonwealth games: "I don't know oooo. Me,...

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Live: London 2017 Women’s 3000 Metres Steeplechase Final

Sponsored by Ethiopian Airlines, London 2017. Update: Final results: POS BIB ATHLETE COUNTRY MARK 1 4324 Emma COBURN USA 9:02.58 CR 2 4333 Courtney FRERICHS USA 9:03.77 PB 3 4079 Hyvin Kiyeng JEPKEMOI KEN 9:04.03 4 4075 Beatrice CHEPKOECH KEN 9:10.45 5 3705 Ruth JEBET BRN 9:13.96 6 4077 Celliphine Chepteek CHESPOL KEN 9:15.04 WU20R 7 3843 Etenesh DIRO ETH 9:22.46 8 3710 Winfred Mutile YAVI BRN 9:22.67 PB 9 3942 Gesa Felicitas KRAUSE GER 9:23.87 10 4083 Purity Cherotich KIRUI KEN 9:25.62 11 3611 Belén CASETTA ARG 9:25.99 AR 12 3624 Genevieve LACAZE AUS 9:26.25 SB 13 3729 Geneviève LALONDE CAN 9:29.99 NR 4040 Aisha PRAUGHT JAM DQ 3844 Birtukan FENTE ETH DNS Ruth Jebet ruled the roost...

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