Kenya team announced for World Championships

Reigning World champion Janeth jepkosgei and Olympic gold medallist Pamela Jelimo are among those selected to represent Kenya at the IAAF World Championships in Berlin (Aug 15-23). The pair are considered strong medal favourites at the championships. Women Joyce Zakary (400m), Janeth jepkosgei, Pamela Jelimo (800m), Irene Jelegat, Nancy Jebet Lagat (1,500m), Ruth Bosibori, Gladys […]

Bolt, Campbell-Brown head strong Jamaican World Champs team

Olympic champions Usain Bolt, Veronica Campbell-Brown, Shelly Ann Fraser and Melaine Walker head a strong Jamaican team selected to represent the nation at next month’s IAAF World Athletics Championships in Berlin, Germany. The team also includes sprinters Kerron Stewart, who leads the world over 100m on the women’s side with a spanking 10.75seconds, Asafa Powell, […]

Ariane Friedrich in strong German Championships team

By Mellissa Henry for World-Track BERLIN — National champion and World leader Ariane Friedrich heads a athletes selected on Tuesday to represent Germany at next month IAAF World Championships. Friedrich, who set a new German record of 2.06metres last month at the IAAF Golden League meeting in Berlin – the same venue that will host […]