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  •   Home > News > Sports >  Subscribe to NZCity's Athletics articles  Athletics
    Pole vaulter Eliza McCartney continues to have faith she can qualify for the Olympics, despite barely competing in the past two years
     27 February 2020
    Pole vaulter Eliza McCartney continues to have faith she can qualify for the Olympics, despite barely competing in the past two years
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    Nick Willis concedes he may have retired, if not for this year's Olympics
    24 Feb: Nick Willis concedes he may have retired, if not for this year's Olympics... more
    Dame Valerie Adams is managing to see the positive side to a second-place finish at the Sir Graeme Douglas International track and field meet in Auckland
    24 Feb: Dame Valerie Adams is managing to see the positive side to a second-place finish at the Sir Graeme Douglas International track and field meet in Auckland... more
    Kiwi shot putter Tom Walsh's calling for a loud crowd at today's Sir Graeme Douglas athletics meet in West Uackland
    23 Feb: Kiwi shot putter Tom Walsh's calling for a loud crowd at today's Sir Graeme Douglas athletics meet in West Uackland... more
    A couple of monster heaves has seen Julia Ratcliffe break New Zealand and Oceania records twice at the Porritt Classic athletics meet in Hamilton
    16 Feb: A couple of monster heaves has seen Julia Ratcliffe break New Zealand and Oceania records twice at the Porritt Classic athletics meet in Hamilton... more
    Alana Barber will have to break new boundaries if she's to be hot stepping it to Tokyo
    10 Feb: Alana Barber will have to break new boundaries if she's to be hot stepping it to Tokyo... more
    European champion Armand Duplantis has set a pole vault world record at a World Athletics Indoor Tour meeting in Poland
    9 Feb: European champion Armand Duplantis has set a pole vault world record at a World Athletics Indoor Tour meeting in Poland... more
    Tom Walsh's mental game is set to be tested
    31 Jan: Tom Walsh's mental game is set to be tested... more
    Nick Willis has finished second in the men's 1500 metres at the Indoor Grand Prix in Boston
    27 Jan: Nick Willis has finished second in the men's 1500 metres at the Indoor Grand Prix in Boston... more
    Dame Valerie Adams has no intention of just making up the numbers at this year's Olympics
    26 Jan: Dame Valerie Adams has no intention of just making up the numbers at this year's Olympics... more

     Most Popular Recent Athletics News
     06 Mar: Ominous signs from the 2017 champion heading into tomorrow's Ironman New Zealand in Taupo +++
     07 Mar: A national track title could lure Hayden Wilde into a career in athletics ++
     03 Mar: Mike Phillips appears to have won his race to the start line for Saturday's Ironman New Zealand in Taupo ++
     25 Mar: Tokyo 2020 Olympics postponed by one year due to coronavirus outbreak ++
     08 Mar: Distance runner Nick Willis has breezed through to the men's final of the the 1500 metres at the national track and field championships in Christchurch ++
     28 Mar: The International Olympic Committee has announced all already qualified athletes will keep their spots at the 2021 Games in Tokyo ++
     28 Mar: Tom Walsh hopes to get some competitive shot putting in towards the end of the year ++

     Athletics NewsLinks
      24 Mar: World athletics boss coe calls for tokyo 2020 postponement (BBCWorld)
      21 Mar: 'decisions have to be made soon' on tokyo olympics as usa swimming requests 12-month delay (BBCWorld)
      21 Mar: Kenyan athletics star eliud kipchoge explains how he's keeping fit while in quarantine. (BBCWorld)
      19 Mar: 'anything is possible but too early to decide' - coe on calls to cancel olympics (BBCWorld)
      17 Mar: Coronavirus: edward osei-nketia's australian athletics championships defence dashed (Stuff.co.nz)
      16 Mar: Athletics: race for sissons begins after win (NZ Herald)
      15 Mar: Cancellation of australian athletics meet denies two southlanders top level competition (Stuff.co.nz)
      15 Mar: Sport-by-sport guide of the sports and events impacted by the coronavirus outbreak (NZ Herald)
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