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1 JulFrom now on all the news will be published in the LATEST NEWS archives
28 JunAthletics body looks to Olympic Park for track
27 JunMarketing Services Director Commences At Athletics Australia
20 JunArafura Games half-marathon embarrassment
1 JunPeter Treseder : Too Tough To Be True ?
1 JunThe Thin Blue Line - Sydney Marathon In October!
1 JunDoubts Cast On Sydney Marathon
1 JunAthletics Australia - Media Update
31 MayOlympic Marathon To Come To Life Again
28 MayCartwright Takes SMH Half
22 MayAthletics Australia Media Update
22 MayCathy To Be Commonwealth Competitor
19 MayAthletics NSW Road Running Championships
17 MayReinvigorated Athletes Commission Up & Running
14 MayAthletics Australia Media Update
8 MayHusband & Wife Selected For First World Championships
3 MayFun Runs Support World Athletics Day in 2001
1 MayAthletics Australia Club Awards Announced
30 AprFreeman expected back in October
26 AprWhat's On - Tribute Dinner For Steve Moneghetti
23 AprTroop Excels in Rotterdam Marathon
18 AprCliff's Run Stopped By Illness
17 AprAthletics Australia Announces Strong Team For World Championships
17 AprStrickland Medals Set For Overseas Sale
12 AprWorld Veterans' Athletics - YOU can run for Australia
8 AprLow dollar causing trouble for Commonwealth Games team
2 AprWomen Provide Boost For 25th New Balance Canberra Marathon
29 MarSydney Olympics marathon man joins Gold Coast Marathon
28 MarGary Parsons - New AURA President
23 MarMottram Excels at World Cross-Country Championships
2 FebRunner Dies During Trans Australia Race
1 FebAustralian Team For World Cross-Country Champs
26 Jan2001 Athletics Australia Grand Prix Rules
25 JanAthletics Australia - What's On
24 JanAthletics Australia Forges Historic Agreement With Fun Runners
23 JanAction starting to hot up in athletics
23 JanGold Coast Marathon Bailed Out By QLD Govt
17 JanCountry Championships move back to the country
17 Jan2001 Australian Clubs Championsips
11 JanAustralian Sports Medal Awardees
9 JanWhat's On


28 DecRoute Announced for Trans Australia Footrace
20 NovLetherby 37th in half marathon
14 NovYiannis Kouros to run at Australian Six-Day Race
8 NovKouros may lead the field in Trans Australia Footrace
12 OctSydney Marathon 2001 ?
7 AugSamaranch Interview : The IOC Has a New Philosophy
7 JunTrans-Australia - Race of Fire - Announcement
29 MaySauvage takes top sport award
11 MayOlympic Torch Officially Lit
10 MayJapanese Olympians comment on Host City Marathon course
2 MaySaxby-Junna breaks Australian Record
1 MayOrganizers caught short in world championships
30 AprSydney Marathon Set To Be Annual Event
29 AprAcademy arrest mars Australian war on drugs
29 AprTop Aussies in track Action in Japan
28 AprSelection trial highlights The Host City Marathon
20 AprCommonwealth Youth Games Athletics Team announced
19 AprKerryn McCann's Olympic Preparations
19 AprExaminer Three Peaks Race 2000 - Update #1
15 AprMarathon Women Press For Olympic Selection
14 AprStars come out for Victorian Relay Championships
14 AprKerryn to take on field in London Marathon
13 AprAthletics Australia Club Awards announced
12 AprNew stars emerge for Paralympic Team
11 AprHeather Turland Out Of Sydney Olympics
11 AprShirvington says anything can happen at Olympic 100m final
7 AprLeading Japanese runners boost The Host City Marathon
8 MarGosper blows off wind concerns at Stadium Australia
8 MarAustralia to host Youth Commonwealth Games in 2004
28 FebFreeman Takes National Title In Flying Finish
27 FebBallarat Bids For 2005 Australian Masters Games
26 FebAthletes Perform In Olympics Dress Rehearsal
26 FebWalkers Set High Standard At Optus Nationals
22 FebJohn Moyle Completes 344 Days On Road
19 FebAthlete selection criteria released for Olympic Games
19 FebAcademy head says he had to bar Christie
18 FebOwner confident Gold Coast marathon will continue despite debts
17 FebPerth bids for 2005 World Championships
17 FebSnell named New Zealand's sports champion of the century
15 FebGainsford-Taylor Star Performer at Brisbane
15 FebMonners Qualifies For Olympics
14 FebTop 10 Ultra Performers in 1999
30 JanDistance Women Shine Thru in Hobart
30 JanHobson Qualifies For Olympic Marathon
29 JanPreview of Commonwealth Bank Track Classic, Hobart
28 JanRescue plan for Colac Six-Day Race
28 JanGary Parsons breaks world mark for longest run
27 JanMarathon Man Monners Prepared For Tokyo
26 JanSauvage's Winning Streak Over
26 JanMcManus Wins Botany Bay Gift
24 JanChange of name for Olympic Marathon Trial
24 JanGary Parsons nears end of epic run
23 JanAustralian sprinting continues rise in world standing
22 JanLee Troup Doubtful Olympics
18 JanAthletes Who Have Qualified For Olympics (to date)
18 JanBotany Bay Gift Media Conference
18 JanInternational athletics stars target Optus Grand Prix Series
18 JanOPTUS Canberra Grand Prix - Flash Quotes and Event Reviews
16 JanFlying Start To 2000 Grand Prix Series In Canberra
16 JanBoldon predicts slow times for Sydney Olympics
10 JanAustralia's Top Female Sprinters Clash In Canberra
10 JanKenyan Distance Stars Arrive In Australia
9 JanMcCann Sets Australian All-Time Best In Tokyo
9 JanShare the Dream Clinic - ACT
9 JanSprint Skins 2000 Cancelled
9 JanShirvington Happy Despite Loss
8 JanDeficits At Gold Coast Marathon
6 JanDistance running tradition continues at Falls Creek
5 JanGold Coast Marathon's Uncertain Future
4 JanAIS defends altitude program
4 JanTasmanian Defeats Freeman
1 JanFirefighter Hutchinson wins Millennium Marathon


29 DecAustralian sprinter Henderson loses drug appeal
29 DecMcManus Wins Bay Sheffield Pro Race
28 DecClarification of Olympic Marathon Selection
24 DecAmy Has A Double Golden Gleam
22 DecAussies dismiss Turland claims
20 DecAthletics Tasmania boosts potential Olympic athletes
19 DecSprinters Achieve Olympics Qualifying Times
17 DecMcCann keen to take on Tokyo
16 Dec:Queenslander breaks record for longest continuous run
12 DecWalkers Deadheat at Olympic Trials
12 DecSprinter Caps Off Scintillating All Schools
11 DecOptus Grand Prix Series Launches New Incentives
11 DecRace Walkers Chase Olympic Selection
9 DecAustralian All Schools Championships
9 DecOlympic Trials Not Likely At Homebush
7 DecZatopek Classic Results & Highlights
6 DecWhatís On - Week beginning 6 December
5 DecLee Troup Benefits From European Defeat
3 DecMelinda Gainsford Wins Again, But Only Just
3 DecLee Troup - Marathon Man Who Enjoys Shorter Distances
30 NovAthletics Australia Plans for 2000 at AGM
28 NovAustralia Eyes 2005 World Championships
28 NovDecathlete Taurima Fast On The Track
28 NovWinter Olympian wins Mt Buller to Melbourne Challenge
27 Nov2000 Australian Cross Country Championships
27 NovOlympic Preparations Build Up For Australia's Throwers
27 NovZatopek Classic - Timetable
25 NovKenyan Champion To Test Aussie Women
23 NovAustralia takes third in prestigious Chiba road relay
23 NovWorld Champion heads strongest-ever Zatopek Classic
22 NovWHATíS ON - Week beginning 22/11/99
21 NovBest Prelude To Zatopek In History
20 Nov$250 per hour to train at Homebush
18 NovCathy Freeman To Run Relay At State League
16 NovSundry Athletics Australia News
16 Nov1956 Olympic Marathon Champion in Melbourne
14 NovHerb Elliott short-listed for athlete of the century award
12 NovSprinter Demands Coach To Get On With
9 NovFosters Supports Australian Athletes
9 NovQuinn Added to Coaching Nominations
9 NovGary Parsons On Target For World Record
7 Nov2000 City to Surf Date Announced
5 NovOlympic Coaching Recommendations
4 NovAustralian Clubs Championships Announced
2 NovCliff Young To Marry His Pen-Pal
1 NovMelinda Gainsford-Taylor is back on track
29 OctChiba International Mens Ekiden Team Announced
27 OctAthletics Australia appoints new Media Manager
26 OctGary Parsons Breaks Australian Long Run Record
12 OctAthletics Officials For 2000 Paralympics Announced
11 OctLee Troop Fifth in Great North Run
8 OctCathy Freeman Arrives In Australia
7 OctCelebrating Sport Marathon - Invited Athlete Entry
5 OctRound-Australia Runner Attempts To Set World Record
29 SeptJob Opportunities At Athletics Australia
2 SeptFreeman decides not to risk injury - ends season
7 AugDave Taylor Runs 230km for Leukaemia Sufferers


06 OctSteve Rippon leaves for US
22 SepYiannis Kouros - the new centurion
20 SepAus 1 & 2 in CG Women's Marathon
20 SepNew marathon world record
12 SepNebiolo defends events clash
11 SepGarside breaks 17,814km record
08 SepNZ teams for CG & World Cup announced
06 SepHanigan joins CG injured list
03 SepNova Peris selection appeal dismissed
01 SepMount Ainslie record falls again
28 Aug2001 Goodwill Games for Brisbane
26 AugFreeman definitely out of CG
22 AugMelinda latest with injury worries
18 AugCanberra Marathon dates confirmed
12 AugLocal coaches criticise CG selection criteria
12 AugIAAF World Cup - Oceania team announced
12 AugPalau victorious at Micronesian games
07 AugFinancial spat threatens City to Surf
05 AugCanberra sports festival to wrap up
03 AugGavin Lovegrove announces retirement
03 AugDi Bella eyes Commonwealth Games spot
02 AugNZ and AUS to send their best to Commonwealth Games
30 JulyNZ team announced for Oceania champs
18 JulyBordin Rates Sydney Olympic Marathon Course
15 JulyFreeman Cleared Of Fracture
10 JulyFreeman's Winning Streak Ends
10 JulyKenyans At The Gold Coast Marathon
7 JulyFirst Commonwealth Games Team Announcement
5 JulySydney Marathon Future Is Secured
3 JulyFarmer Goes Around The Loop
27 JunOlympian Betty Cuthbert Conned
26 Jun1999 Seville World Championships
22 JunLisa Ondieki Complets 90Km Comrades
22 JunBarbecue Stakes 20th Anniversary
20 Jun2000 Olympic marathon course announced
13 JunCathy Freemanís 400m Winning Streak
13 JunAustralians Run To Save Planet
10 JunShoe Scam Gives Nike A Problem
09 Jun1998 Commonwealth Games Timetable
03 JunIndigenous sports talent sought
03 JunSix Australians in top 6 at Hengelo
02 Jun10km World Record Lowered to 26:22.75
02 JunFreeman's 20th successive 400m win
01 JunFreeman's Win Right On Target
29 MayFreeman Against Class Field in USA
24 MayRunner Ignores Doctor To Win
21 MayDoubell Speaks Out On Slacker Athletes
21 MayAussie Girls Come Through
19 MayTunstall opens mouth, inserts foot
18 MayA'Hern Claims Major Scalp in Walk Grand Prix
17 MayTrack Coach Tellez To Retire
17 MayAthletics NSW Newsletter #2
16 MayAthletes' Tax Backlash
16 MayNSW Institute of Sport : Distance Running Seminar
16 MayDoctor Warns Of Natural Drugs
15 MayYear Of Women Pole Vaulters
13 MayAustralian Sets World 6 Day Record
10 MayTrying Conditions For Mountain Running Champs
9 MayPat Farmer's Wife Dies in Car Crash
9 MayAustralian Athletes Perform Well At Osaka
9 MayRecord Size For Paralympic Team
8 MayIAAF Results Available Online in Real-Time
3 MayKouros Sets 24hr Road World Record
27 AprilMonners 9th in London Marathon
24 AprilMoneghetti and Creighton ready in London
22 AprilOndieki Comrades warm-up in Brisbane
20 AprilSauvage takes Boston wheelchair event
18 AprilAthletics NSW Newsletter #1
16 AprilSydney Chiefs Try To Calm Olympic Row
10 AprilOndieki to run at Bathurst
10 AprilRoad relay team for Seoul announced
07 AprilMelbourne to host Uni Games again
07 AprilCrake takes NZ stair race
06 AprilKouros Defends 100km Road Title
06 AprilNicole Carroll Wins Paris Marathon
04 AprilAustralian Junior Team Announced
02 AprilStawell Gift Preview
29 MarchAnderson wins Sussan 10k
27 MarchEmma George regains indoor title
26 MarchDarren Clarke to run at Stawell
22 MarchFreeman to defend title at KL
21 MarchTrackside Report - Nanango Ultra World Champs
11 MarchIndoor record comes & goes for Emma George
09 MarchOndieki for Comrades Marathon
08 MarchIndoor PV record for Emma George
24 FebruaryPreview - Nanango Ultra World Champs
21 FebruaryGeorge regains PV world record
19 FebruaryAthletics high profile in NZ awards
09 FebruaryBrimacombe out with broken wrist
06 FebruaryPregnant Pause for Hobson
31 JanuaryAustralia Signs Sports Drug Agreement
26 JanuarySauvage takes Australia Day 10km
26 JanuaryCathy Freeman named Australian of the Year
26 JanuaryGrima Breaks 10 Year Drought
26 JanuaryPat Farmer breaks Simpson Desert record
22 JanuaryAA announces internet results service
20 JanuaryGainsford-Taylor in form for GP season
8 JanuaryTop track runners head for Australia & NZ
4 January1000 Mile World Titles for Australia


27 DecemberTumultuous Year for Athletics Australia
27 DecemberSprint coaching guru to spread word
20 DecemberAngry Coaches Protest
20 DecemberSurvival of Distance Running Forum
17 NovemberAustralian World Triathlon
15 NovemberSydney Wins Gay Games
13 NovemberCarl Lewis on Freeman "Boycott"
8 NovemberArbeit Going to South Korea ?
2 NovemberGay Games Bigger Than Mardi Gras
2 NovemberOndieki Receives Award
25 OctoberSydney Leg of World Triathlon Cup
22 OctoberDick Telford Speaks About Chinese
17 OctoberMonners Goes For Gold
13 OctoberJones Falls as NZ dominates
13 OctoberTudor Bidder Speaks on Arbeit Affair
12 OctoberLittle Faith in "Multi-Day Record"
11 OctoberNyla Carroll Back in Action
9 OctoberNZ Appoints 4 Development Coaches
7 OctoberAGAINST Ekkart Arbeit Appointment
7 OctoberFOR Ekkart Arbeit Appointment
5 OctoberKouros Sets World 24 Hour Record
4 OctoberOutrage at Ekkart Arbeit Appointment
1 OctoberCommonwealth Games Selection Criteria
1 OctoberTop Coach Joins The Poms
20 SeptemberRaelene Boyle's 1972 Medal
20 SeptemberMonners Moves On
19 SeptemberDeek Sacked From Sports Board
7 SeptemberMelbourne Celebrates Athens Olympics
29 AugustWorld Half Marathon Team Named
16 AugustAussies gear up for University Games
15 AugustGay Games Could Earn $80m
14 AugustMelbourne Goes For 2006
9 AugustSprinter To Sell Silver Medal
3 AugustMarathon Fallout at Athletics NSW
30 JulySydney Marathon Cancelled
29 JulyWorld Vets Games For Brisbane
20 JulyMine Victim Runs Bathurst-Sydney
20 JulyFurther Sydney Marathon Doubts
15 JulyGainsford Sets National Record
13 JulyPat Carroll Takes Gold Coast
13 JulyAustralian Sets World Marathon Record
9 JulyAustralia to host Goodwill Games ?
7 JulyAustralians Clean-up in World Cup Tri
29 JuneJapanese Marathonners Arrive for Training
21 JuneHelsinki Grand Prix
21 JuneCliff Young Halts Round Australia Run
2 JuneCapobianco Definitely Banned
26 MayMonners Laments Depth
26 MayDeath at Sydney Fun Run
23 MayAustralian Ultra on National TV
22 MayEx-Olympian Trying to get to World Vets
16 MaySydney Marathon Wars Resolved?
15 MaySydney Slips Into Marathon Mire
15 MayCliff Young On Record Pace
9 MayAustralia At Asian Games
8 MayLong distance charity runner
8 MayMiles Stewart Has Surgery
4 MayMt Beauty Marathon Cancelled
24 AprilNew Zealand Announces Athens Team
23 AprilAussie Wins Boston Marathon
23 AprilHerb Elliot Coming Home
22 AprilBevan Wins Title
19 AprilBrad Bevan and National Triathlon Champs
16 AprilVote of No Confidence in Athletics NSW
15 AprilCapobianco To Fight Ruling
14 AprilMonners Runs 2:08 in London Marathon
10 AprilFreeman All Fired Up
27 MarchSydney bids for 2002 Gay Games
24 MarchWorld Cross Country Championships 1997
17 MarchCapobianco banned for taking steroids
13 MarchThe Rebel Sydney Marathon

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