Athletics

Athletics: Record set in Beijing medal win

Athletics: Record set in Beijing medal win

The trip to Beijing was worthwhile for Dunedin AWD athlete Holly Robinson who broke two New Zealand throwing records.

Athletics: Big-throwing Peeters gets top award

Athletics: Big-throwing Peeters gets top award

Tori Peeters (Taieri) has been named the Otago athlete of the year for smashing New Zealand records in the javelin.

Athletics: Stepping stone on fundraising journey

Weekend warrior Mal Law (Wanaka) will join about 200 off-road running enthusiasts for the 31st running of Dunedin's Three Peaks Challenge tomorrow.

Athletics: Two records to George at South Island champs

Athletics: Two records to George at South Island champs

Caitlyn George (St Hilda's), one of the most promising young sprinters in the country, broke two records in Timaru at the weekend.

Athletics: O'Shea to weigh up his options

Athletics: O'Shea to weigh up his options

It is back to the drawing board for Daniel O'Shea (Hill City-University) after he failed to reach the Commonwealth Games qualifying standard at the weekend.

Athetics: Adams camp seeks Ostapchuk ban answers

Athetics: Adams camp seeks Ostapchuk ban answers

Valerie Adams' camp will seek answers from World Anti-Doping Agency and the International Association of Athletics Federations about what testing Belarussian shot putter Nadzeya Ostapchuk will be subjected to for the remainder of her drugs ban.

Athletics: Ostapchuk avoids life ban

Athletics: Ostapchuk avoids life ban

Shot putter Nadzeya Ostapchuk has been banned for four years after failing two drugs test but she won't be able to compete against Valerie Adams at the Rio Olympics.

Athletics: Hall aiming to break 60m in Melbourne

Athletics: Hall aiming to break 60m in Melbourne

Marshall Hall (Taieri) beat the Otago discus record at the national track and field championships in Wellington on Friday and now he wants to break 60m in Melbourne this weekend.

Athletics: Peeters regains javelin title with record throw

Tori Peeters regained her senior women's javelin title at the New Zealand track and field championships in Wellington on Saturday and now holds the national record.

Athletics: Walsh prevails in clash of Titans

Athletics: Walsh prevails in clash of Titans

New Zealand will likely have two men in shot put at the Commonwealth Games in Glasgow after Jacko Gill achieved the B qualifying standard at the national track and field championships in Wellington today.

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