New WADA report calls IAAF an organizational failure, suggests Seb Coe continue to lead, doesn’t cover east African doping

January 14th, 2016 by Sinead Mulhern | Posted in Uncategorized | No Comments »

This morning WADA released the second part of its investigation in the IAAF and Russian doping scandal. The conclusions: the IAAF is a product of an organizational failure; Seb Coe should continue to lead […]


WADA investigator Dick Pound bashes IAAF president Seb Coe

January 8th, 2016 by Sinead Mulhern | Posted in Uncategorized | No Comments »

Former World Anti-doping Agency (WADA) chairman Dick Pound on Friday criticized IAAF president Sebastian Coe for not doing more to uncover corruption in track. Pound, who chaired the WADA independent commission that found evidence […]


The average age of a track fan is 55, Seb Coe wants it lower

January 5th, 2016 by Sinead Mulhern | Posted in Uncategorized | No Comments »

The average age of a track fan is 55. Can IAAF president Seb Coe lower it? IAAF president Sebastian Coe on Tuesday set out his roadmap to “restore trust” in scandal-mired athletics, expressing his […]


IAAF deputy general secretary steps aside over leaked emails

December 22nd, 2015 by Tim Huebsch | Posted in Uncategorized | No Comments »

The IAAF’s deputy general secretary Nick Davies confirmed on Tuesday that he has stepped down from his role after emails were leaked.


It’s about time: Seb Coe ends relationship with Nike

November 26th, 2015 by Tim Huebsch | Posted in Uncategorized | No Comments »

IAAF president Seb Coe announced on Thursday that he will be ending his ambassador role with Nike amidst continued pressure that the position was a conflict of interest. Coe has been associated with Nike […]


IAAF president Seb Coe questioned in link to World Championships bid

November 24th, 2015 by Tim Huebsch | Posted in Uncategorized | 2 Comments »

Seb Coe is being questioned for his involvement with Nike and the World Championships after it was suggested Coe lobbied for the bid.


Olympic committee suggests punishing doped athletes but not the federations

November 10th, 2015 by Tim Huebsch | Posted in Uncategorized | No Comments »

The IOC released a statement on Tuesday afternoon indicating that the IAAF target individual athletes who are alleged to have doped but not the governing federations.


IAAF president responds to questions: “Were you asleep, or corrupt?”

November 10th, 2015 by Tim Huebsch | Posted in Uncategorized | No Comments »

Seb Coe, the IAAF president, was featured in an interview with Channel 4 News on Monday centering around the recent doping allegations.


Former IAAF president Lamine Diack accused of accepting bribes to cover Russian doping

November 4th, 2015 by Tim Huebsch | Posted in The Scene | No Comments »

The Russian athletics doping scandal took another twist on Wednesday as former International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) president Lamine Diack is being accused of accepting $285,000 in cash to cover up positive drug […]


Sebastian Coe talks about getting cross-country back in the Olympics

January 9th, 2015 by Sinead Mulhern | Posted in Uncategorized | No Comments »

Former Olympic star and record-setting middle distance runner Sebastian Coe is running for IAAF presidency this year and is talking about getting cross- country back on the Olympic program. He wants to see it […]


International body hosts seminar on reinvigorating cross-country

December 10th, 2013 by Scott Leitch | Posted in Uncategorized | No Comments »

There’s a push to get cross-country back in the Olympics, but many runners seem less and less interested in taking part. The International Association of Athletics Federations held a global seminar on cross-country running […]


Daniel Radcliffe to play Olympic runner Seb Coe in film

October 31st, 2013 by Scott Leitch | Posted in Uncategorized | No Comments »

Daniel Radcliffe can play more sports than quidditch. The young British star has been cast to play Sebastian Coe in a new sports biopic about the battles between the British athlete and his rivalry […]