BBC Sport - Lord Coe: IAAF president on challenge to shape athletics
Coe: My challenge to shape athletics
- From the section Athletics
BBC sports editor Dan Roan speaks to newly elected IAAF president Lord Coe about the challenges he faces to shape the future of athletics.
The 58-year-old Briton - an Olympic 1500m gold medallist in 1980 and 1984 and former London 2012 chairman - succeeds Senegalese Lamine Diack, 82, who has been in charge for 16 years.
Coe beat Ukrainian Sergey Bubka, a former Olympic pole vault champion, by 115 votes to 92.