Categories Archives: Athletics

Mo Farah backs Laura Muir for Olympic glory

Sir Mo Farah believes Laura Muir has what it takes to become an Olympic champion. The 33-year-old Farah, no stranger to finishing on top of the podium, has been nothing but impressed by the Scot’s progress, which continued this week when she set a Briti

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Garrett Heath the man to beat in Edinburgh XCountry

Mo Farah will stride into Holyrood Park on Saturday with multiple Olympic and world titles under his belt, a newly-received knighthood, an avid following of autograph-hunting fans and the bulk of the media interest. But the man to beat in the Simplyhealth

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Kadeena Cox has UK Sport funding suspended

Paralympic gold medallist Kadeena Cox will have her UK Sport funding suspended while she takes part in Channel 4’s winter sports television programme The Jump, British Athletics has confirmed. Cox, who in Rio became the first British athlete since 19

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