Double European champion Jakob Ingebrigtsen took nine seconds off the Norwegian 5km road record on Wednesday (20), clocking 13:28 in a low-key race in Stavanger.

(USATF) - INDIANAPOLIS -- Brian Oldfield (Elgin, Illinois) set an American record in the men’s shot put on May 16, 1981 and was voted by fans as winner of the eighth USATF Throwback Athlete of the Week award, edging out Tom Petranoff. In the absence of competition during the Covid-19 pandemic, we are taking a weekly look back at some of the great efforts by American track and field athletes through the years.

Runners and walkers from 87 nations registered to take part in the Rock ‘n’ Roll VR3 that offered both 8K and 15K distances; More than 31,000 people now registered on Rock ‘n’ Roll Virtual Running Club platform Rock ‘n’ Roll VR4 kicks off Friday, May 15 at 2 p.m. ET offering 5K, 12K distances and the Remix Challenge Race through both distances

ATLANTA – May 15, 2020 -- Atlanta Track Club will attempt to cover 100,000 new miles on Global Running Day by calling on Running City USA to experience running and walking in a way they never have before.  The Club unveiled a series of running and walking challenges to commemorate the day.

IAAF -An international athletics season of one-day meetings is taking shape between August and October this year following the commitment of most Continental Tour Gold and Wanda Diamond League meeting directors to organise their events on rescheduled dates in 2020.