Track and field officials propose
National PostTrack and field officials propose 'revolutionary' response to doping: Erase every world record set before 2005National PostAnother athlete who would be affected, world-record marathoner Paula Radcliffe of Britain, echoed those remarks, insinuating the blanket resetting of the pre-2005 records was fundamentally unfair to athletes who never doped. “Because it feels like we ...
Posted on 20 June 2017 | 6:10 pm
Track's most resilient (and suspect) record
MyAJCTrack's most resilient (and suspect) record is in dangerMyAJCPaula Radcliffe of Britain, who in 2003 set the women's marathon record in 2 hours, 15 minutes, 25 seconds, has called the proposal a “heavy-handed way to wipe out some really suspicious records.” Radcliffe said in a statement that it was “cowardly” to ...and more »
Posted on 19 June 2017 | 3:06 am
[OPINION] Water safety must be placed on
Eyewitness News[OPINION] Water safety must be placed on African development agendaEyewitness NewsThis is why, this year, we organized the Riviera Water Bike Challenge, a 21km ProAm relay race from Nice to Monaco with 10 teams of 5 competitors, an event which saw David Coulthard, Nico Rosberg, Paula Radcliffe, Ryk Neethling and Percy Montgomery ...
Posted on 19 June 2017 | 1:17 am
IAAF ratifies Mary Keitany's world record -
Daily NationIAAF ratifies Mary Keitany's world recordDaily NationKeitany completed a hat-trick of victories at the London Marathon on April 23, breaking the 14-year record of 2:17:42 set by Briton Paula Radcliffe on the same course by 41 seconds. Radcliffe's record of 2:17:42 was set in 2005, and even though ...
Posted on 15 June 2017 | 7:34 am
Athletics legends pledge support to Global
International Association of Athletics FederationsAthletics legends pledge support to Global Running DayInternational Association of Athletics FederationsPaula Radcliffe, Bernard Lagat and Elana Meyer are among many athletics stars who will be supporting Global Running Day on 7 June. Global Running Day is a grassroots initiative where people of all abilities and from all paths of life come together to ...
Posted on 3 June 2017 | 2:16 am
Don't forget there's still time to sign up
In 2001 the City of Bristol hosted the 10th IAAF World Half Marathon Championships alongside the Bristol Half Marathon and runners taking part were able to follow in the footsteps of British legend Paula Radcliffe and Haile Gebrselassie of Ethiopia.
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 4:47 pm
Which mind-blowing Guinness World Record
His name is Gibson, and he's a Harlequin Great Dane that's 42.2 inches tall. Great Britain's Paula Radcliffe crossing the finishing line after winning the Senior Women's 10th Spar European Cross Country Championships in Holyrood Park, Edinburgh ...
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 3:54 am
The 10 best world records
This is currently unverified. Read ‘em and weep: Paula Radcliffe after her record-breaking 2003 run. Photograph: Ian Walton/Getty Images She might be an asthmatic with an awkward gait and unorthodox nodding style, but Cheshire’s mighty Paula Jane ...
Posted on 20 August 2015 | 10:43 pm
Paula Radcliffe says athletes should not
Three-time London Marathon winner Paula Radcliffe has backed the anti-doping agencies in advising athletes not to make their blood data public. In an interview with BBC sports editor Dan Roan, the 41-year-old Briton said the information is complicated and ...
Posted on 20 August 2015 | 3:01 am
Paula Radcliffe backs Wada in call for blood
Paul Radcliffe has insisted she was always a clean athlete but admitted it is impossible for competitors to prove they do not use drugs. The marathon world record-holder, 41, said she can look back at her career with pride, but warned athletes against ...
Posted on 19 August 2015 | 11:32 am