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Several Team GB athletes approach Coe over ‘catastrophic’ UK Athletics regime

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Several of Britain’s top track and field stars have told Sebastian Coe they are at breaking point with the current regime at UK Athletics and have made a plea to him to intervene. Multiple sources have told the Guardi...

World Athletics’ rules threaten to leave more female athletes stuck in limbo

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Christine Mboma runs the 200 metres like no other elite sprinter in history. Her start is sluggish. Her drive phase needs work. But then her legs begin to whirr … and suddenly whoosh! One, dos, Tres, four opponents a...

‘This is our final’: the team who led athletes’ escape from Afghanistan

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“We have been working like fingers on one hand, with different roles, and we came together as a big strong punch,” says the former captain and one of the founders of the Afghanistan women’s national football team, Kha...

Should top college athletes earn $800,000 a year? Some believe so

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For Martin Jenkins and other members of the 2014 Clemson Tigers football team, it was a simple rallying cry, but others saw a financial opportunity. The three-word phrase – “We too deep” – began as an internal mantra,...

Anti-vaxx athletes’ stance show myths cut across boundaries of privilege

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A few years ago, I was in India on an England cricket tour, watching net practice. It was a baking hot day at the Feroz Shah Kotla stadium in Delhi, and for the observing media the only available shade was next to a s...

‘They feel hugely privileged’: Spirits high among ParalympicsGB athletes

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Ali Jawad posted a picture of himself on a table top this weekend. Mask on, power shake to hand, Jawad’s arms were raised in celebration. The British powerlifter, who was born without legs and also deals with the debi...

‘You’re feeding them like athletes’: how I tasted success selling raw dog food

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Not many dogs can claim to have a business named after them but, long before Bruno, a collie-lurcher cross, had his name above a shop, he was struggling to inspire much in anyone at all. That was until he met Bradley ...

Summer of Gold: how the 1996 Olympics inspired a generation of female athletes

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Alex Morgan was just seven years old when the 1996 Olympics took place in Atlanta. She watched Michelle Akers and Julie Foudy lead the US to the first-ever Olympic gold in women’s soccer, in front of 80,000 electrifie...

TV esta noche: a musical celebration of the Team GB athletes

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Greg James and Clara Amfo present this celebration of Team GB’s athletes as they return from the Tokyo Olympics, filmed at London’s Wembley Arena. Musical acts will be pairing with theatre and dance troupes for uniqu...

The Leap Year: Team GB athletes’ wait for Tokyo 2020

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Although the challenges of Covid made planning difficult, the aim of the project was to show the different journey each athlete made in preparation to represent Great Britain at the Tokyo Games. The work offers a snap...

Climbing is a hit at the Tokyo Olympics – but does it reward the best athletes?

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“I mean, it was five one-thousands of a second away from a legal start,” Colin Duffy ruefully reflected. “Just unlucky.” Costly false starts are an inevitable component of every Olympics, but this one stood out: the a...

Love, courage and solidarity: 20 essential lessons young athletes taught us this summer

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The Olympics are racing towards the finishing line; the Euros gave us euphoria and heartbreak; and Wimbledon revealed that the true hero on Centre Court was not an Adonis in crisp tennis whites, but rather a middle-ag...

‘Rainbow Olympics’: Tokyo hailed as turning point for LGBTQ+ athletes

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Cuando, still damp from the pool after winning his long-awaited gold medal, British diver Tom Daley declared his pride at being a gay man and also an Olympic champion, there were tears and full hearts across the nation....

IOC admits guidelines for transgender athletes are not fit for purpose

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The International Olympic Committee has admitted that its current guidelines for transgender athletes are not fit for purpose – and says it plans to release a new one within the next two months. In a notable shift, th ...

IOC praises weightlifter Laurel Hubbard before transgender athlete’s Olympic debut

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The International Olympic Committee has praised the weightlifter Laurel Hubbard’s “courage and tenacity” as she prepares to become the first transgender athlete to compete in an Olympics on Monday – with the IOC’s med...

Caroline Dubois wins on historic stage where female athletes rarely tread

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The clay dohyo ring had made way for a sprung floor, the judges preferred T-shirts and jeans to ceremonial kimono, y, overhead, a boom camera rotated in the space usually reserved for a wooden roof resembling a Shin...

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