2017

June 27, 2017 03:33 PM

Celebrities team up with Olympians to launch national mental wellbeing campaign for the Summer of World Athletics

Celebrities, including Matt Johnson, Anna Williamson, Nick Bright and four-time Olympian Donna Fraser, have teamed up with England Athletics and Mind to launch a national campaign to highlight the importance of getting physically active for mental health and w...

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June 27, 2017 03:27 PM

Famous faces encourage nation to rekindle spirit of 2012 and #FillTheStadium

With more than over 230,000 tickets already sold, the UK is set to host the biggest and best World Para-athletics Championships ever. The Great British public have truly got behind the event racking up more ticket sales than all previous editions of the Cha...

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June 26, 2017 04:49 PM

Arnold and Greaves elected as team captains to #Represent the British Athletics team for the World Para Athletics Championships

British Athletics are proud to announce that reigning Paralympic and world F46 javelin champion Hollie Arnold (coach: David Parker) and nine-time Paralympic and world medallist Dan Greaves (John Godina) have been chosen as Team Captains to represent the Britis...

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June 23, 2017 03:28 PM

Organisers announce more than 230,000 tickets sold for World Para Athletics Championships London 2017

Organisers of the World Para Athletics Championships London 2017 announce record sales for any Para Sport World Championships with more than 230,000 tickets sold With just three weeks to go until opening night on 14 July, Fans are urged to get beh...

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June 21, 2017 10:26 PM

Be in with a chance of winning a visit from Jenny Meadows!

Do you want to be in with a chance of winning a visit for the from IAAF World Championship 800m bronze medallist Jenny Meadows? Skill levels are irrelevant and anyone is able to take part. The main goal of this collaboration is to persuade more people to parti...

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June 15, 2017 03:54 PM

Your best chance to catch Bolt & Farah

To mark 50 days to go until the IAAF World Championships, at 10:00 tomorrow 60,000 extra tickets will be made available across all sessions here. Previously sold out sessions will be back on sale meaning you have one more chance to secure tickets to see supers...

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June 12, 2017 03:53 PM

60,000 Extra tickets set to go on sale Thursday 15 June

As we approach our 50 days to go milestone, we are pleased to announce that as a result of securing an increased capacity licence for the London Stadium, an extra 60,000 tickets will go on sale at 10:00 Thursday 15 June. This means previously ‘sold ...

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May 23, 2017 10:57 PM

Here’s what the Championships medals look like

Going for gold! Championships medals are unveiled    With just under two months to go until the start of 2017’s biggest sporting event, the official medals for the Championships have been unveiled.   Based within the sha...

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May 23, 2017 09:54 PM

London 2017 announces BP as latest partner of the World Para Athletics Championships

Global brand BP has been announced by London 2017 as the latest National Partner for the World Para Athletics Championships.   BP has been a partner of the International Paralympic Committee (IPC) since 2013 and has supported a number of National Paraly...

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May 15, 2017 06:50 PM

Elite British 10,000m runners hoping to seal London 2017 Qualification at High gate Harriers Night of the 10,000m PB's

A stellar field of talent looking to qualify for the World Athletics Championships in London this summer will line up at the Highgate Harriers Night of the 10,000m PBs at Parliament Hill, London, on Saturday night (20 May) in what promises to be another thrill...

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