London 2017

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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May 15, 2017 06:41 PM

British Athletics launches #Represent campaign ahead of a host of major championships on home soil

Members of the British Athletics team today called upon all sports fans to join them in London this July and August and #REPRESENT the nation as the “Summer of World Athletics” rapidly approaches.   #REPRESENT, a digitally led British Athlet...

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May 11, 2017 07:07 PM

British Officials take charge in London

Five UK officials have been appointed by the International Paralympic Committee (IPC) to officiate at the World Para Athletics Championships taking place in July in the London Stadium at the Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park.   Shona Malcolm, Dr Margaret Wer...

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April 27, 2017 06:34 PM

Coaches set for medal recognition at IAAF World Championships London 2017

On 100 days until the start of the Championships, organisers confirm coaches of medal winning athletes will be recognised First time ever in IAAF World Championship history that a coaching medal will be awarded Successful athletes will be pr...

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April 12, 2017 09:36 PM

British Athletics young officials leading the way in London

Two of the UK’s top young technical officials have secured appointments at this year’s World Para Athletics Championships and IAAF World Championships London 2017 taking place in the London Stadium at the Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park this summer.&n...

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April 05, 2017 03:23 PM

Celebrate 100 Days to go

PEACOCK LOOKING TO SHUSH THE LONDON STADIUM CROWD ONCE MORE AT THE WORLD PARA ATHLETICS CHAMPIONSHIPS 100m final night: the double Paralympic champion issues a rallying cry for fans to buy tickets for his tilt at sprint glory on 16 July 100,000 s...

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April 04, 2017 06:18 PM

CO-OP unveiled as team supporter of British Athletics Para Team and National Partner of the London 2017 World para Athletics Championships

Double Paralympic T42 200m gold medallist Richard Whitehead MBE (coach: Keith Antoine) and fellow Paralympians Carly Tait (Jenni Banks) and Sam Ruddock (Jim Edwards) have today unveiled the Co-op as a Team Supporter of the British Athletics Para team as well a...

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March 28, 2017 10:26 PM

Aggreko to power the World Para Athletics Championships London 2017

Glasgow-based Aggreko has been announced as the national supplier of temporary power and temperature control services for the World Para Athletics Championships London 2017.   Running from 14 – 23 July at the London Stadium and incorporating 16 se...

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