UK Athletics

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'

HuffingtonPost.com | 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

HuffingtonPost.com | 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...

Ennis Granted Freedom Of Sheffield (PICTURES)

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 28.03.2013 | UK Sport

Olympic hero Jessica Ennis has been officially granted the freedom of Sheffield. Ennis, who won the heptathlon gold medal at London 2012's Super Sa...

Rio 2016 Olympic Stadium Closed Indefinitely (PICTURES)

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 28.03.2013 | UK Sport

The stadium which will host the athletics at the 2016 Olympics in Rio de Janeiro has been closed for an indefinite period due to safety concerns about...

Fancy More Of This?

PA | Posted 23.07.2014 | UK Sport

London would consider a bid to stage the 2022 Commonwealth Games, it has been suggested. On the back of the successful London 2012 Games plus the t...

Olympic Cauldron Wins South Bank Awards Prize

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 12.03.2013 | UK Sport

The Olympic cauldron has been honoured at this year's South Bank Awards with the accolade of best visual prize. Designed by Thomas Heatherwick, the...

What A Knight

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 07.03.2013 | UK Sport

Lord Coe was awarded a special honour by Princess Anne at Buckingham Palace for helping to stage the London 2012 Games. The London 2012 chairman an...

Pistorius Family 'Deeply Concerned' By Father's Comments

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 05.03.2013 | UK Sport

Oscar Pistorius' family have distanced themselves from controversial comments made by the Olympian's father about gun violence in South Africa. Pis...

The Golden Girls

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 28.02.2013 | UK Sport

Athletics star Jessica Ennis received her CBE at Buckingham Palace on Thursday as a host of Olympians collected their New Year Honours. Ennis, who ...

'Haven't You Run Before?'

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 27.02.2013 | UK Sport

Mo Farah is known not just nationwide but worldwide, or so we assumed after his two golds at the London 2012 Olympics. WDSU anchor LaTonya Norton evid...

Pistorius Granted Bail

The Huffington Post UK | Samuel Luckhurst | Posted 22.02.2013 | UK Sport

Oscar Pistorius has been granted bail by Magistrate Desmond Nair after a marathon hearing in Pretoria Magistrates' Court ahead of the full trial for t...

Oscar Pistorius Shooting: Inside The Crowded Pretoria Prison Where Rape & Violence Are Constant Threats

Barcroft Media | Sara C Nelson | Posted 20.02.2013 | UK

Olympic double amputee Oscar Pistorius could have his prosthetic legs confiscated and be bound to a wheelchair in one of South Africa’s most dangero...

Testosterone And Needles Found At Pistorius' House

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 20.02.2013 | UK Sport

Police have said two boxes of needles and testosterone were found in the bedroom of Oscar Pistorius, the Olympian who has been charged with the murder...