UK Athletics

'I Just Thank God I Was Able To Win'

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 13.08.2013 | UK Sport

Christine Ohuruogu confirmed herself as arguably Britain's greatest ever female athlete on Monday breaking a national record as old as she is to secur...

Drugs in Sport: Testing for Athletes Must Be Strict

James Willstrop | Posted 11.10.2013 | UK Sport
James Willstrop

It is at times like this that I am happy to play a sport which involves a consequential skill element. No drug can make a squash player hit better shots.

Bolt Throws Jamaican Party In Gorky park Ahead Of World Championships (PICTURES)

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 05.08.2013 | UK Sport

Usain Bolt held a Jamaican Party at Moscow’s Gorky Park on Sunday night ahead of the 2013 IAAF World Championships. With just six days to go un...

'Jail Time Would Be Fair For Dopers'

The Huffington Post UK | Thomas Bywater | Posted 05.08.2013 | UK Sport

The women's world record holder in the marathon, Paula Radcliffe is one of British athletics' most decorated participants in the 21st century, boastin...

Bolt Urges Wills To Let George Support United, Not Villa

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 31.07.2013 | UK Sport

Usain Bolt has urged Prince William to bring up his son, Prince George of Cambridge, as a Manchester United fan rather than an Aston Villa supporter. ...

Ennis-Hill Out Of Moscow World Championships

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 31.07.2013 | UK Sport

Jessica Ennis-Hill will not compete at the World Athletics Championships in Moscow, British Athletics has confirmed. The London 2012 hero's Achille...

WATCH: Bolt Practices Russian (VIDEO)

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 31.07.2013 | UK Sport

Usain Bolt, fresh from charming Britain again at the weekend's Anniversary Games, is set to wow Moscow at next month's World Championships. And the...

How to Avoid Running Dry for Good Causes

Zahra Razavi | Posted 29.07.2013 | UK Lifestyle
Zahra Razavi

My personal approach to running is only to do it if someone's chasing you, but many are much more driven, and even the intense heat, potential for sweat-soaked clothing and sunburnt shoulders isn't enough to keep them away. While some enjoy summer runs and all they entail, many do it for a good cause - like organised runs in aid of different charities.

'Let's Get It On'

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 31.07.2013 | UK Sport

The world's fastest man Usain Bolt has confirmed he would be prepared to take on British track star Mo Farah in a 600 metres race for charity. Bolt...

Bolt Visits The Shard (PICTURES)

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 25.07.2013 | UK Sport

Usain Bolt visited the Shard on Thursday ahead of this weekend's London 2012 Anniversary Games. However the build-up has been dominated by the fail...

Jamaican Footballer Fails Doping Test

PA | Posted 25.07.2013 | UK Sport

The Jamaican Football Federation has confirmed one of its players failed a doping test following the World Cup qualifier against Honduras on June 11. ...

Ennis-Hill Admits She Could Pull Out Of World Chapionships (PICTURES)

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 24.07.2013 | UK Sport

Jessica Ennis-Hill insists she will only compete at next month's World Championships if she is fit enough to challenge for gold. The Olympic heptat...

Michael Johnson Goes Beyond Sport

Nick Keller | Posted 14.09.2013 | UK Sport
Nick Keller

When we talk about Olympic legends, it is hard to look beyond Michael Johnson. Three Olympic Games and four Olympic gold medals - two in his home Games in Atlanta - are enough proof of that. Michael's achievements on track have meant that he has stayed at the heart of sport and the Olympic Movement for more than 20 years.

Athletics' Darkest Day?

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 15.07.2013 | UK Sport

Athletics was today facing one of its darkest periods in recent history thanks to a devastating drug scandal. Jamaican sprinters Asafa Powell and S...

Pies, Bottles And Celery

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 10.07.2013 | UK Sport

A spectator threw urine at Mark Cavendish on Wednesday the day after the Isle of Man-born cyclist was accused of causing a crash during stage 10 of th...

WATCH: First Footage Of Blade Runner Pistorius In Training Since Steenkamp's Death

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 28.06.2013 | UK Sport

Oscar Pistorius' family have released the first footage of the Olympian in training since girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp was shot dead on Valentine's Day....

'You Must Be Getting Sick Of So Many Medals'

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 28.06.2013 | UK Sport

The Prince of Wales has joked that Mo Farah must be sick of medals as he presented the London Olympics star with his CBE at Buckingham Palace. The ...

Bolt Roars Back In Oslo

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 14.06.2013 | UK Sport

Usain Bolt shot down any doubters as he returned to winning ways by clocking 19.79 seconds to convincingly win the 200 metres at the Bislett Games in ...

Pistorius Won't Compete Again In 2013

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 20.05.2013 | UK Sport

Oscar Pistorius will not compete again this year as he awaits trial for murder, despite receiving a number of meeting invitations, his agent has confi...

The Long Goodbye

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 30.04.2013 | UK Sport

Jessica Ennis' long goodbye to the Don Valley Stadium continued as the London 2012 gold medallist trained on her home track in Sheffield. The 27-ye...

Samuel Luckhurst

'I Didn't Expect To Win The Marathon This Time' | Samuel Luckhurst | Posted 25.04.2013 | UK Sport

London 2012 Paralympic hero David Weir has admitted he did not expect to win the 2013 London Marathon. Weir fell short of winning his seventh Marat...

Samuel Luckhurst

The London Legacy, Doping, Cheering On Farah And Pistorius | Samuel Luckhurst | Posted 09.04.2013 | UK Sport

Michael Johnson believes it is too early to judge the London 2012 legacy amid concerns the Olympic spectacle will not keep its vows. John Amaechi, ...

Farah Fuming After Wife Is Involved In Hit-And-Run Crash

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 09.04.2013 | UK Sport

A furious Mo Farah took to Twitter today after his wife was involved in an alleged hit-and-run crash. His wife Tania, a mum-of-three including twin...

WATCH: Two 90-Year-Old Men Run The 100 Metres

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 05.04.2013 | UK Comedy

Want to feel ever-so slightly inadequate yet also very inspired? Simply watch the video above. For it shows 94-year-old Emiel Pauwels of Belgium an...

Pistorius Pictured On Running Track For First Time Since Reeva Steenkamp's Death

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 04.04.2013 | UK Sport

Oscar Pistorius was pictured on the running track for the first time since the death of Reeva Steenkamp, as he deals with his grief. Pistorius, who...