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Duplantis vaults his way into history

April 3, 2017

It was moment Sweden´s Armand Duplantis will never forget and a signal to the sport of what a star he is set to become. On Saturday at the Texas Relays in Austin, Duplantis broke the World Under-20 pole vault record by soaring over at 5.90m – at the age of just 17.

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Armand Duplantis of Sweden broke the world under-20 pole vault record by soaring over at 5.90m at the age of just 17. Armand Duplantis of Sweden broke the world under-20 pole vault record by soaring over at 5.90m at the age of just 17. Getty Images

500 days to Berlin 2018

March 27, 2017

The countdown to the Berlin 2018 European Athletics Championships started in earnest on Saturday with just 500 days to go before the gun sounds to get the event underway.

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The 2018 European Athletics Championships! The 2018 European Athletics Championships!

Beauty Run organised in Minsk on International Women’s Day

March 16, 2017

Held in conjunction with International Women’s Day on 8 March, the Belarus Athletics Federation (BFLA) organised a special race - the Beauty Run - in the heart of Minsk in cooperation with the United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA).

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The Beauty Run for women in Minsk was organised by the Belarus Athletics Federation (BFLA) in cooperation with the United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) on 8 March. (Photo by Maksim Tarnalitskiy) The Beauty Run for women in Minsk was organised by the Belarus Athletics Federation (BFLA) in cooperation with the United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) on 8 March. (Photo by Maksim Tarnalitskiy) European Athletics
Participants in the year's edition of the Beauty Run held in the centre of Minsk. Participants in the year's edition of the Beauty Run held in the centre of Minsk. Maksim Tarnalitskiy - people.onliner.by
Each finisher of the Beauty Run received a medal and a rose. Each finisher of the Beauty Run received a medal and a rose. Maksim Tarnalitskiy - people.onliner.by