Athletics

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Adam Gemili and Laviai Nielsen lose lottery funding after staying with coach
Florida-based coach Rana Reider is the subject of a Safe Sport US investigation after multiple complaints of sexual misconduct were made against him

Sean Ingle

02, Dec, 2021 @6:53 PM

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‘I wanted less than a minute’: 105-year-old unsatisfied after 100m world record
Julia ‘Hurricane’ Hawkins has a ruthless streak. So, despite setting a 100m world record on Sunday at the Louisiana Senior Games, she still wants to go faster

Guardian sport

11, Nov, 2021 @3:25 PM

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UK Athletics’ chief was earning £226k during controversial period in charge
UK Athletics’ controversial chief executive Jo Coates was earning a package of £226,163 before she resigned last month

Exclusive by Sean Ingle

10, Nov, 2021 @11:10 AM

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Sprinters Gemili and Neita on collision course with UK Athletics over Reider
The leading British sprinters Adam Gemili and Daryll Neita have stayed loyal to their American coach, Rana Reider, who faces a sexual misconduct investigation

Sean Ingle

08, Nov, 2021 @10:30 PM

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Peres Jepchirchir follows up Olympic gold with New York Marathon victory
Olympic champion Peres Jepchirchir won the 50th running of the New York City Marathon surviving a three-way battle before sprinting for the line

Agencies

07, Nov, 2021 @4:58 PM

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Testing time for the true Covid numbers | Brief letters
Brief letters: Lateral flow tests | Climate songs | Modern pentathlon | Punctuation | Fruit

Letters

04, Nov, 2021 @6:21 PM

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Leading athletics coach Rana Reider to be investigated over sexual misconduct claims
British athletes working with the American coach have been told to ‘cease all association’ while an investigation by the US Centre for SafeSport is carried out

Exclusive by Sean Ingle Chief sports reporter

03, Nov, 2021 @11:05 AM

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New UK Athletics chair to give athletes direct say in how governing body is run
Ian Beattie has insisted the management exodus that occurred on his first day in post has ‘opened up an opportunity to move forward’

Exclusive by Mark Woods

31, Oct, 2021 @8:00 PM

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I’m a trans athlete. I’m tired of us being demonized by rightwing politicians | Alana McLaughlin
Bills like TX HB 25, which was just signed into law by Texas governor Greg Abbott, are blatantly discriminatory and are part of a broader effort to erase trans people from public life

Alana McLaughlin

29, Oct, 2021 @11:28 AM

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Sprinter Alex Quiñónez, 2019 world bronze medallist, shot dead in Ecuador
Alex Quiñónez, 32, was reportedly killed outside a shopping centre on Friday and president Guillermo Lasso pledged to ‘act forcefully’ to catch those responsible

Guardian sport and agencies

24, Oct, 2021 @10:46 AM

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Jo Coates and Sara Symington leave UK Athletics roles as crisis deepens
The UK Athletics chief executive, Jo Coates, has stepped down from her role while Sara Symington has left for British Cycling

Sean Ingle

21, Oct, 2021 @6:53 PM

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The third man on the podium in 1968 Olympic protest | Letter
Letter: Mike Pender commemorates Peter Norman, who voiced his support for Tommie Smith and John Carlos at the 1968 Games

Letters

18, Oct, 2021 @5:02 PM

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