Cross Country

World champion Korir leads the field field for IAAF Antrim International – Belfast Newsletter

The 21-year-old became the youngest ever winner of the event winning the title in Poland in 2013 when he upset the established favourites at the age of 19. He won a thriller at Greenmount last year when in a nail biting finish he crossed the line just two seconds before Ugandan Thomas Akeyo with another …

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IAAF Trying to Get Cross-country Back In Olympics – Competitor Running

Cross-country fans take note: According to a Inside the Games, the International Athletics Association, track and field’s international governing body, is lobbying to get the cross-country event back in the Olympic games. Middle-distance legend Sebastian Coe, who went on to lead the London Games, chaired a special summit in Belgrade earlier this week. Cross-country was last …

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