Legendary Latvian javelin thrower Lusis to be inducted into IAAF Hall of Fame

2014-11-17 12:50 Written by Administrator
Janis Lusis

Legendary Latvian javelin thrower Janis Lusis will be inducted into the International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) Hall of Fame, the organization reports. Read more

Zürich: Röhler gets Redemption after Euro Disaster

2014-08-31 12:50 Written by Administrator

After some outstanding men’s javelin throwing in the same stadium barely two weeks ago, there was another fine display in the IAAF Diamond League final but instead of it being the 2014 European champion Antti Ruuskanen who took the honours, it was Germany’s Thomas Rohler turn to shine instead on Thursday (28). Read more


2014-07-29 12:50 Written by Administrator
Gatis Cakss

Latvia’s Gatis Cakss won the men’s javelin with a last-round throw of 74.04m, his best ever. Read more

Goldie Sayers back in the swing after injury lay-off

2014-05-27 12:50 Written by Administrator
Goldie Sayers

Three-time Olympian Goldie Sayers is back on the world athletics stage, 18 months after injury put paid to her medal prospects at London 2012. Read more

Tarabin sets sights on a summer to remember

2014-04-27 12:50 Written by Administrator
Dmitriy Tarabin

Dmitriy Tarabin is ready to carry on the form that took him to the podium twice in 2013 - and the two major European events of the summer are very much on his agenda. Read more